Stari Grad Hvar, Croatia – visitor information
Stari Grad is one of the oldest European cities. Proof of this is that UNESCO has included the Stari Grad Plain on its list.
Stari Grad Plain is located on the property of Pharos, where you can see except for the field a donkey and a horse farm, a Mediterranean garden, taste wine and olive oil.
In Starigrad be sure to visit the castle Tvrdalj with a beautiful pond, which was a mansion of the famous poet Petar Hektorović, one of the most famous Croatian poets. Starigrad offers quality accommodation, hotels and many restaurants (Antiquity, Eremitaž, Jurin Podrum, Pineta, Zvijezda mora) that offer local specialties.¸
Stari Grad – basic information
Stari Grad – population: 2280, Stari Grad - day/ saint: saint : Rok, 16.08.
Distance from bigger centres
Stari Grad - Makarska. 96km, Stari Grad- Split: 47km, Stari Grad - Pula: 559km, Stari Grad - Rijeka: 462km, Stari Grad - Zadar: 202km, Stari Grad - Šibenik: 137km, Stari Grad - Dubrovnik: 204km, Stari Grad - Zagreb: 455km
Possibility of accomodation
private accomodation, apartments, rooms, hotels, pensions, camps
pebble, sandy, stone, concreted
Facilities and authorities
self-service shops, bakery, post office, bank, exchange office, internet caffe, taxi, bus station, farmacy, souvenir shops, dental practice, market, fishmorgen's
Sport's and recreative offer
football field, mini-football field, volleyball in the sand, basketball court, tennis court, rent a car, rent a motor, rent a bike, rent a boat, diving school, water sports, walking, jogging tracks, routes for cyclists
restaurants, traditional croatian taverns, pizzerias, fast food restorants
musical evenings in the town, coctail bar, cinema, theatre
organised trips to nearby destinations, organised trips to nearby islands, promenade along the sea, organisation of entertaining and cultural events by the tourist board, organisation of fishermen's nights, organisation of folk entertainments, nautic tourist port in the place
Stari Grad – why choose this destination
clean sea, beautiful beaches, long promenades along the sea, pine wood by the beach, secluded beaches, rich gastronomic offer, rich cultural life in the place (exibitions, shows, music evenings), organisation of cultural summer, place rich with cultural and histirical monuments, numerous museums and galeries, place under UNESCO protection, interesting diving sites, long cycling routes and walking tracks, possibility for training preparations of sportsmen, possibility for departures on interesting trips, possibility for sailing around islands, genuin gastronomic offer nearby, possibility for getting familiar with the life of people and local customs, numerous events in the place (fashion shows, fairs, sports events, parties, concerts)