Podstrana is an interesting part of the Mediterranean climate with multi-layered cultural and historical heritage and opulent tradition which pulsates together with the rhythm of the modern times. It is situated on a picturesque ecologically preserved eastern part of Splitsko-dalmatinska County, just 8 km away from Split. Facing the sea, it spreads over the foot of 533 m high Perun hill and follows a 6 km long intended coast. The inhabitants of Podstrana inherited the natural beauties, mild climate and picturesque landscapes of their region.
If you choose Podstrana to be your holiday destination, besides the nature’s abundance, comfortable accommodation and friendly hosts, you will also experience a well organized active holiday. Due to its interesting geographical features, tourists are offered various recreational facilities in nature: walking paths, hiking and cycling trails, a stay in Stara Podstrana or sightseeing of cultural and historical localities. Also, you can do various sports at the beach: windsurfing, sailing, sports catamarans, waterskiing and water skating.
Many domestic taverns, restaurants, pizzerias and coffee bars offer a good gastronomic choice which is especially needed after tiresome activities in nature.
Beaches in Podstrana are gravel with a good access to the sea. Some parts also have concrete piers. The beaches in Podstrana stretch over 6 km, due to small family hotels and apartments by the sea, in Podstrana you will not find natural shade, but you will have no problem finding accommodation that is directly at the beach.
In Podstrana you can relax in one of the bars that are located directly at the beach and enjoy a rich variety of cocktails. However, for various entertainment we recommend going to the nearby Split.