Brac is the largest among the central Dalmatian islands, and also the highest among Adriatic island with 778 meters. Symbol of the island is Zlatni rat in Bol, on the island’s south side – one of the most beautiful beaches in the entire Adriatic. However, it is not only a place of exceptional beauty, but also full of traditions and secrets that will make your vacation complete. Brac island historical heritage and a vital folk culture provide a perfect setting for a vacation filled with unforgettable experiences. On the island there is a large offer of quality accommodation services and here we recommend these Brac apartments and houses for rent.
Brac quarries are the symbol of the island. from there stone is taken out since the time of Roman rule until today. The stone from Brac is known for its quality and whiteness, and it was used to built some of the most important buildings, including the Cathedral in Sibenik. The two stone-masonry schools and one art colony in the Lower Humac and Pucisca offer programs teaching and training techniques stonemason, under the guidance of qualified mentors.
The interior of the island today are engaged in cooperative cattle breeding and production of various products from sheep meat and milk. Brac is the most famous for specialty vitalac which consists of sheep intestines prepared on an open fire. Among the wines that are produced on the island, Bolski Plavac has a special place.
During the summer months in most places on Brac there are folk festivals and other cultural events. Inhabitants of Brac all gather in a procession celebrating St. Vid on Vidova Gora. Among the most interesting events on the island is “Bez regula” (without rules) held at the end of July in Sutivan. The event includes extreme sports competitions, informative lectures, promotions, equipment, courses, a festival of documentary films about sports. Everything is spiced with rich nightlife with music concerts.