A brief description of the trip
This trip will take you to the beautiful cultural and historical sights of the island of Mljet. It is an island rich in history. It was mentioned in the fourth century BC in Greek writings and numerous findings of Greek amphoras and sunken ships along the Mljet’s shore testify that the Greek sailors visited the Mljet’s shores during their travellings.
The most interesting
- discover the history and legends of the island of Mljet
- tasting domestic products
- enjoy the green oasis of the island
Description of the travel
After a few minutes drive, a wonderful view of Big and Little Lake and the islet of St. Mary with a Benedictine monastery and a church of St. Mary from the 12th century opens up before you.
The first stop is in Polače, one of the oldest settlements on the island of Mljet. With a guide, you will visit the Basilica and the Roman Palace, the third most preserved and largest Roman monument on the Croatian Adriatic coast, right after the Diocletian’s Palace in Split and the Arena in Pula.
Then you continue to Babino Polje, the largest place on Mljet, where you will visit the Rector’s Palace from the 15th century built during the Dubrovnik Republic, owned by the Stražičić family who keep a valuable collection of exhibits and folk costumes of the island of Mljet.
As part of the visit, you can buy and taste autochthonous products such as dried figs and brandies made from myrtle, nuts, cherries and carobs.
After the sightseeing of the Rector’s Palace, we continue our journey to the small fishing village Kozarica and the Radulj family where you will enjoy the local specialties of the island of Mljet in a relaxed ambience.
After lunch you return to Pomena.
|POINT OF DEPARTURE||Port of Pomena in front of the Odisej hotel|
|DEPARTURE TIME||08:00 – 09:00|
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|GOOD TO KNOW||– when you visit the Rector’s Palace you can buy homemade products|
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|Children||children under 12years have 40% discount|
08:00 - 09:00 : Transportation
Our service offers transport from your accommodation to the Port of Pomena or you can arrive on your own.