Supetar


Supetar (Croatian pronunciation: [sǔpetar], Italian: San Pietro della Brazza) is a town and a city on the northern side of the Dalmatian island of Brač, in the Split-Dalmatia County, in Croatia. It became the island's official centre in 1827.[1] The City of Supetar includes the town Supetar and the three villages Splitska, Škrip and Mirca. With a population of 3,326, it is the island's largest and fastest-expanding town with dozens of apartments being built every year.[citation needed] It is accessible by ferry (Jadrolinija, the ferry ride from the mainland city of Split takes 45 minutes) or via Brač Airport which is located 30 kilometres to the Southeast. Old Supetar was situated on the small peninsula where there is now a graveyard. The settlement came to an end during the early Christian era. In the late Middle Ages a ne... Find out more →

Supetar