Historical city of Omiš is situated in the hearth of the Dalmatia in the Croatia. That incredible mix of high mountains that plunge into the sea and in between of them is one of the most cleanest rivers in Europe – Cetina, simply left you breathless. Omiš is an ancient city full of history, with beautiful architecture. Today Omiš is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Croatia. It can offer a lot to its guest. Great restaurants, caffe bars, lots of cultural manifestations. One of the biggest is “Festival Dalmatinskih Klapa” which is a festival of traditional Dalmatian a cappella songs.
But Omiš is also popular because of its great offer of adrenaline activities, that mostly took part on river Cetina. You can find everything here: rafting, free climbing, paragliding, hiking, diving, zip line, canyoning and many more! Omiš is a great choice if you are looking for active holidays!
In the past couple years Omiš has establish it self to the center of the Croatian tourist map. City is not big, it has around 5000 inhabitants and that is what make it such a great holiday destination. Here you can enjoy in the architecture of the medieval city, while enjoying in the gastronomical delicious of the local and authentic cuisine. Omiš is very famous for its fortress (there are several of them in and above the city), and ancient and medieval history. City is maybe most famous for its pirates (corsairs) who stood up and fights against Venetian exploitation of this part of the Adriatic coast in the medieval times.
During the summer you can enjoy in the Festival of the Dalmatian a capella song which last for the whole month. And while visiting Omiš don’t miss spectacular Pirates nights that recreates one of the famous sea battles in the city port that attract more than 10 000 of visitors every summer. Because all of that Omiš is an ideal holiday destination where you can find exceptional accommodations in the apartments along the Omiš Riviera. And that riviera is abundant with charming and pittoresque traditional small tourist villages like Mimice, Medići, Marušići, Lokva Rogoznica, Stanići or Pisak with wonderful beaches that are ideal for fantastic family holidays.