BRAC ISLAND: BOL
Central Dalmatia's largest island, Brae is an ocean-lover's paradise. Most visitors come here for Zlatni rat, a peninsula of white pebble beach and emerald waters, just a short walk from the town center of Bol. The 1475 Dominican Monastery, on the eastern tip of Bol, displays Tintoretto's altar painting of the Madonna with Child. (Open daily lOam-noon and 5-7pm.
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) The ferry from Split docks at Supetar (lhr. 7-13 per day, 23kn). From there, take a bus to Bol (lhr.
5 per day, 15kn). The last bus back to the ferry leaves at 5:50pm. From the bus station, walk left for 5min.
To reach the tourist office, Porad bolskich pomorca bb, on the far side of the small marina. ( 63 56 38; firstname.lastname@example.org. ) Adria Tours, Obala Vladimira Nazora 28, to the right facing the sea from the bus station, rents small motorcycles (120kn per half-day, 200kn per day) and cars (400kn per day including mileage), and also books rooms. (63 59 66; www.tel. Hradria-tours-bol.
60-170kn per person. Open daily 8am-9pm. ) There are five campsites around Bol; the largest is Kito, Bracka cesta bb, on the road into town. (63 55 51.
Open May-Sept. 46kn per person with tent included. ) Postal Code: 21420.