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Spectacular

Spectacular national park! The scenes are gorgeous. The roads are narrow with sharp hairpin bends... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
TravellerFaye
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Lennox Head, Australia
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A day in the mountains

The drive up the mountainside is not for the faint-hearted and requires some driving skill and... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
mopani2017
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Stamford, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 21 September 2012

Biokovo.com (E-mail: park-prirode-biokovo@st.htnet.hr) shows great photos and offers a good interactive MAP: click on "Map" (not "Satellite"). Although there is a way to hike from town up the mountain, my hubby and I didn't try it. Instead, we drove up the road into the park....More

14  Thank Factual
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

The views are fantastic and the surroundings are nothing less than breathtaking. However this was probably also our worst experience in Croatia: First some context: I am a seasoned traveler. Not easily scared and open for any (most) challenges, but this is probably the most...More

14  Thank Dieter V
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Spectacular national park! The scenes are gorgeous. The roads are narrow with sharp hairpin bends and require excellent driving skills as backing up around sharp corners and getting within a centremeter of guard rails or edges or cliffs is required. Often people have to get...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018

The drive up the mountainside is not for the faint-hearted and requires some driving skill and knowledge about the size of your car, but the views from the top make it all worth it. Even on a hot, hazy August day the views were astounding.

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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

To get on top of the mountain you have to drive 23km. The drive is a bit scary but soon as you are up there it will be worth it. As you get higher its getting colder too. The air is clean and fresh. The...More

Thank Rita F
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Yes the roads are narrow, but that only adds to the experience. It felt a bit like the set of Jurassic Park had been moved to a mountain - the scenery is spectacular, and the views from the top range from Mt Igman (Sarajevo) on...More

Thank DogoWar
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful scenery; the road is as described with many sections of road only accessible by one car at a time, but small plateaus every 2-300 meters. Wild horses anding the road and beehives (warning: the bees are very protective around this area!) Highly recommended, also...More

Thank Rico S
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

There are a lot of reviews of the Biokovo Nature Park that criticise the narrow roads or even say that the road is dangerous. Luckily we decided to drive all the way up to St Jure even if it was high season and roads were...More

Thank JukkaG11
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We entered the park on feet walking up the nice and steep footpath from Makarska to mountain Kovac. Then we walked a couple of kilometres on feet along the narrow and scenic road, before being picked up by waiting taxi. Being norwegian, we are used...More

2  Thank Nils G
Reviewed 20 July 2018

We went on organised trip booked through Bluesun Hotel - just 6 of us in minibus so ideal for stopping at viewpoints. Excellent guides, very knowledgeable about flora, fauna & history. Added appeal of offering us refreshments (herbal tea, grappa & slivovitch!) with delicious pastries....More

3  Thank 471helens
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We visited the nature Biokovo Park on July 17th, 2018. Summer period, many cars. OMG....the road is just for 1 car, and there is only 1 road to drive up and down, which means you need to cross other cars...which is an extreme sport as...More

1  Thank Baudouin U
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Had a lovely day up in the mountains - roads are not for the faint hearted but we had a great time. Would recommend

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The geological path is located near the area marked on topographic maps as Vilovik, starting at the road leading from the entrance to Biokovo Natural Park towards the highest peak of Sv. Jure (St. George), about 1 km behind... More
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