Vidova gora (island of Brač)

Vidova gora (island of Brač)

Page Type Page Type: Mountain/Rock
Location Lat/Lon: 43.27943°N / 16.62028°E
Additional Information County: island Brac
Activities Activities: Hiking, Mountaineering
Seasons Season: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Additional Information Elevation: 2559 ft / 780 m
Sign the Climber's Log

Overview

Top of the mountain is the highest peak of the Adriatic islands. At the top are 12 m tall monumental cross of white stone from Brac and telecommunications facility, a tavern next to him "Vladimir Nazor". The immediate surroundings of the top of the old places of worship, and the remains of a double defensive walls hint of the old Illyrian. The top is called Vidovica, St. Vitus, the Old Croatian Sutvid chapel, whose remains are located about a hundred meters from the top.
Vidova gora 2Bol and Vidova gora

Getting There

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Red Tape

No limitation.

Camping

http://www.camping-brac.com/en Camp Kito Bracke ceste bb 21420 Bol tel.: +385 (0)21 635 551 fax: +385 (0)21 635 551 Camp is situated in a beautiful and picturesque part of the island of Brac, at the entrance of the town Bol. The camp is surrounded by pine trees and a beautiful beach and it is a true paradise for all lovers of quality rest, nature and fun. Camp Njiva Podan Koštila bb 21420 Bol tel.: +385 (0)91 795 7088 Camping field is actually an olive grove, which provides ideal conditions for rest in the natural environment. It is located in the beautiful part in the vicinity of the famous Bol beach "Zlatni Rat". Camp Aloa Marka Marulica 3 21420 Bol, Croatia Tel: +385.98.1776484 Fax: +385.21.635.367 E-mail: ncb@mail.inet.hr Camp "Aloa" - Vranina is near the Bol on island Brac. It's situated 2km outside famous holiday destination Bol in direction of small village of Murvica.

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View

The views from the top stretches to the south coast of the island with a green belt around Bol. View particularly attracted to Zlatni Rat, a narrow sandy promontory that cuts like a peak of more than 600 m in blue sky.
Zlatni ratZlatni rat
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Coordinates

N 43 ° 16 '46.9''E 16 ° 37' 02.11''

Mark

Metal stamp is on the wall of the telecommunications facility.

Approaches

Kneževravan - Vidova gora 1:30 h Bol - Vidova gora 2 h The main access road to the Vidova gora is asf. road across Knezevravan. Pedestrian access from Bol is more attractive for hiking, but also exhausting. The road that leads up to the top of Vidova gora separates from the main island road Supetar - Pain in the vast plateau. After 1 km of it is off to a wide dirt road to the desert Blace, a road to Vidova gora continues 4 km gently climbs through a beautiful forest of red pine as well as through the alley and ends on an open plateau karst wells, in which the top edge of Vidova up . The road is paved and passable for buses, and beside it is partly made out of old markings. Path from Bol is hard because the rough terrain overcomes an altitude difference of 780 meters.

Map

Vidova gora is not covered by any hiking maps.

Educational track „Vidova gora“

The educational track „Vidova gora“ is settled in the area of Significant Landscape „Vidova gora“. It is of round shape and on it natural and cultural features of the island of Brac are represented. Basic features Length: 19,7 km Height above sea level: 552-778 m asl Tour time: around 6 hours The level of difficulty:easy The equipment needed: comfortable sports footwear, bycicle Tour method: walking, mountain biking
Educational trackEducational track "Vidova gora"


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