Okrug Gornji is a small tourist resort on the island of Ciovo, which is connected to Trogir by a drawbridge.. There are numerous hidden coves and sandy beaches that are perfect for families with children. One of the most popular beach in the entire Trogir Riviera is a 2 km long pebbled beach called Copacabana.
It contains many appealing bars that attract many young swimmers for a refreshing drink during the hot summer days. There is also a variety of activities in the Sports Center Max which has a wide selection of sporting equipment for thewater sports and those on the land. You can have lots of fun even when the sun goes down because there are a large number of restaurants and bars that are popular hangouts for young people.
Okrug Gornji is the largest place on the island of Ciovo. It consists of several areas: Saldun (it’s closest to Trogir), Mavarcica, Businci, Milićevo, Pivetova Glavica… and the old village. The district is located in the western part of the island of Ciovo. It consists of Okrug Gornji and Okrug Donji, two traditional Dalmatian areas.Their geographical position is the one of the central Dalmatian micro region. It has a mild Mediterranean climate, rich subtropical and Mediterranean vegetation, archipelago of picturesque islands, innumerable small hidden bays and beaches. Okrug is thus , with its 2670 sunny hours per year, one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Croatia.
In Okrug Gornji and Okrug Donji, there are a lot of restaurants, taverns and catering facilities with a rich selection of original Dalmatian specialties. With plenty of sunshine and blue seait offers a variety of recreational activities to all its guests.
The local diving school gives you the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the underwater life and the local fitness center with the tennis courts liberates you from the stress of modern life. Daily excursions are organized in the small boats to the nearby quiet bays; you can rent jet skies and fly with parachutes on the local beach.
The city of Trogir (only 2 km away), which is under protection of UNESCO, gives you an opportunity to enjoy the 2800 years old city center night life. From the island of Ciovo there are organized trips to the waterfalls of Krka (60 km) and Split (33 km) as well as to Medjugorje (100 km).
It is remarkable that the airport of Split is only 8 km away. Mild air temperature of 16 ° C and 281 days a year with an average temperature above 10 ° C are precondition for a pleasant stay throughout the year…..