Top things to do in Bol

Top Choice Beach in Bol

Zlatni Rat

Croatia's most photographed beach extends like a tongue into the sea for about 400m. Despite the hype and constant crowds, the 'golden cape' is a gorgeous place. Made up of smooth white pebbles, its elegant tip is c…
Cave in Bol

Dragon’s Cave

It takes about an hour to hike to this strange cave from Murvica, 5km west of Bol, where an extremely unusual set of reliefs decorates the walls. Believed to have been sculpted by an imaginative 15th-century friar, …
Gallery in Bol

Branislav Dešković Art Gallery

Housed in a Renaissance-baroque town house right on the seafront, this excellent gallery displays paintings and sculptures by 20th-century Croatian artists. It's a surprisingly prestigious collection for such a smal…
Winery in Bol

Stina

This local winery operates a slick, modern tasting room in the First Dalmatian Wine Co-op warehouse (built in 1903), right on the waterfront. Call in at 5pm for a 30-minute tour and leisurely tasting of its top drop…
Dalmatian in Bol

Taverna Riva

Bol's most upmarket and expensive restaurant serves fancy Frenchified versions of Dalmatian dishes, including a delicious fish soup, creamy seafood pastas, gnocchi with truffles, lobster and a selection of steaks. T…
Cocktail Bar in Bol

Varadero

At this open-air cocktail bar on the seafront you can sip coffee and fresh OJ under straw umbrellas during the day and return in the evening for fab cocktails, DJs and lounging on sofas and armchairs.
Bar in Bol

Marinero

A popular gathering spot for Bol locals, with a leafy terrace on a square, an upmarket interior, football on the TV, Bon Jovi on the stereo, regular live music and a diverse merry-making crowd.
Cultural in Bol

Bolska Fjera

Bol celebrates its patron saint, Our Lady of the Snows, with a procession of residents dressed in traditional costumes, as well as music, dancing and feasting on the streets.
Monastery in Bol

Dominican Monastery

Positioned at the end of a pretty pebbly beach, this monastery was founded in 1475, but it's far from the oldest structure on the site; the little chapel by the beach was built in the 9th or 10th century on 6th-cent…
Dalmatian in Bol

Konoba Mali Raj

In a lovely spot away from the tourist buzz, above the parking lot for Zlatni Rat, this alfresco tavern has a leafy garden in which to enjoy delicious dishes such as monkfish skewers and grilled squid. Call a day ah…