Baska Voda was in the past a small fishing village, but now it is one of the most frequently visited resorts of Croatia with very neat streets, cosy hotels, hospitable people, a number of restaurants and bars, wonderful beaches and a very clean sea.
Sightseeing in Baska Voda
Baska Voda is located at the foot of mountain Biokovo national park, on whose slopes there grow olive, pine and grape trees.
The main sights of Baska Voda – St Lawrence’s Chapel (Baroque) and St Nicolas’ Church (19th century).
Baska Voda is a great place for rest, doing various activities and water sports. Beautiful small pebbles beaches, tennis courts, diving centres — all of these allow for quality time in the resort.
Night life in Baska Voda is very animated both in the city centre and on the terraces of numerous hotel.
This place is considered to have the ideal conditions for adequate rest: the guests will be welcomed by cosy hotels, wonderful small-pebbled beaches, a very clean sea, good restaurants, historical monuments and museums. In the neighbouring villages you will be able to try home-made cheese, wine and figs.
Interesting trips are organised for those who love excursions.
What to see around Baska Voda?
in 5 km – National natural park Biokovo
in 10 km – resort city of Makarska
in 25 km – Imotski highland lakes
in 40 km – city Omis & rafting on the Cetina river & the Pirate fortress
in 60 km – famouse city Split with Diocletian’s Palace (UNESCO)
in 65 km – the ruins of the Ancient Roman city Salona & old Turkish fortress Klis
in 65 km – caves Vranjace
in 70 km – city Trogir (UNESCO)
in 130 km – National natural park KRKA & city Sibenik with Cathedral of St. James
in 180 km – famous city Dubrovnik (UNESCO)
in 300 km – National park Plitvice lakes
in 445 km – the capital of Croatia – Zagreb
Beaches in Makarska & Makarska riviera
The famous small-pebbled beaches are beaches of the Makarska Riviera.
Makarska riviera beaches are stretch for 70 km from the settlement of Omis southward to a place called Podgora, which borders with the Dubrovnik Riviera.
The beaches of Makarska and Riviera are the beaches of the resort city of Makarska itself, and of the resort towns and settlements of riviera
Hotels in Baska Voda
Hotel Horizont 4* Baska Voda
SUPERB rating 9.3 / 10
Review score based on 62 reviews
Distance to the nearest beach: 100 m
Distance to center of Baska Voda: 0 m
Distance to airport Split: 65 km
Add: seafront, in centre of Baska Voda, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, restaurants, bars, shops are just steps away, while the well-known pebbly beaches at Makarska Riviera
Cost room 2 per: from 76 euro
Get to Baska Voda
Get to Baska Voda by air:
The nearest international airport to Baska Voda is airport Split. Distance from airport Split to Baska Voda is 70 km
Distance from international airport Dubrovnik to Baska Voda – 185 km
Distance from international airport Zadar to Baska Voda – 190 km
Distance from international airport Zagreb to Baska Voda – 450 km
Get to Baska Voda by bus:
It is possible to get to Baska Voda by bus from the bus station of Split, Dubrovnik and Zagreb.
All buses travelling to Makarska and Dubrovnik pass through Baska Voda and stop upon request. There are also a few time-tabled buses from the station of Split to the centre of Baska Voda.
Website the Split bus station www.ak-split.hr
Website the Makarska bus station www.promet-makarska.hr
Website the Dubrovnik bus station http://libertasdubrovnik.hr
Website the Zagreb bus station www.akz.hr
You can get information about timetable and tickets by bus around Europe:
Get to Baska Voda by car:
Motorways connect Baska Voda with all cities and regions of Croatia.
Baska Voda can be reached by the free motorway Jadranska (D8), which goes along all of Croatia’s coastline, or the paid highway (A1). The turn closest to Makarska is resorts Brela, Baska Voda, Promajna, Tucepi.
Distance from Baska Voda to cities of Croatia:
to resort settlement Brela – 2,5 km; to resort city Makarska – 15 km; to city Split – 50 km; to resort Omis – 25 km; to city Dubrovnik – 166 km; to city Zadar – 194 km; to city Opatija of Kvarner Croatia – 463 km; to city Pula of Istria Croatia – 555 km; to capital of Croatia Zagreb – 445 km
Rent a car in Makarska
Map of Baska Voda
Weather in Baska Voda
The resort of Baska Voda is in the subtropical climate.
Average monthly temperatures in Baska Voda:
January +10 С
February +12 С
March +14 С
April +18 С
May +23 С
June +27 С
July +30 С
August +31 С
September +26 С
October +20 С
November +15 С
December +12 С
Average monthly water temperatures in Baska Voda:
January +11 С
February +12 С
March +14 С
April +15 С
May +19 С
June +21 С
July +24 С
August +26 С
September +22 С
October +20 С
November +17 С
December +13 С