Destination guide

Why people love visiting scenic Makarska

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Makarska. This scenic city is known for its rafting, kayaking and hiking. Makarska Beach and Baska Voda Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Makarska

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Makarska. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Makarska Beach (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Baska Voda Beach (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Modro Jezero (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Tucepi Beach (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Biokovo Nature Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Podgora Beach (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Makarska

Fly into Brac Island (BWK), the closest airport, located 17.2 mi (27.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Split (SPU), which is 39.9 mi (64.2 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Makarska?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,048 holiday rentals around Makarska. From 565 Houses to 325 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Makarska is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Makarska?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Makarska. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Zelenka: 1,049 holiday rentals
  • Bidol: 661 holiday rentals
  • Donja luka: 1,058 holiday rentals
  • Makarska Old Town: 939 holiday rentals
  • Bili brig: 1,085 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Makarska! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Makarska?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Makarska with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Omiš: 8,455 holiday homes
  • Jelsa: 3,486 holiday homes
  • Podgora: 3,425 holiday homes
  • Sumartin: 4,213 holiday homes
  • Bol: 3,903 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Makarska?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Makarska. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Makarska Beach: 7,630 holiday rentals
  • Makarska Ferry Port: 7,558 holiday rentals
  • Church of St. Philip: 7,536 holiday rentals
  • St. Mark's Church: 7,482 holiday rentals
  • Vepric Shrine: 8,005 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Makarska listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.