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Apartments Dalmatin and Apartments Paštar are located in two neighboring houses owned by the same family. Our apartments are located in Basina, one of the most beautiful and quiet part of Viganj. Each has a terrace with a beautiful view of the sea and the island of Korčula. Surrounded by a olive grove, it is the ideal playground forchildren. About 60 meters from our apartments are located several small coves where you can enjoy an absolute peace, perfect for those who prefer some privacy. At about 300 meters of distance is the beach Ploče, away from all noise, with maximum  [ Read More ]

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Viganj is located in a large bay, west of promontory St. Liberan, on the edge of a flush fertile zone. Above Viganj are located picturesque old hamlets Basina, Brainica, Dol, Pirovica selo, Njakarino, Sokolovo, Dujmovica, Podac, Jerkovo, Sapetino, Cikatica (Kovacevic), Gagica, Kraljevica, Habica Selo. Promontory Saint John, as the west boundery of Viganj and place were Pelješac channel ends, with old church of same name on top of the hill, offers a unique view and unforgettable sunsets. At northeast of Viganj is located St. Elijah (961m), a popular destination for mountain excursions, and on north boundery protected archaeological area of  [ Read More ]

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Viganj as the village was first mentioned in land registry books from Republic of Dubrovnik in 1336th as Vigel and Vighen, although is much older origin. For only the origin of the name Viganj is related more then one legend. According to one, it is related to the name of the neighboring villages Nakovana and Kuciste. The legend says that once upon a time lived three brothers, the sons of blacksmith, one of which is inherited “kuciste” (the house and garden), another inherited viganj (blacksmith’s bellows), and the third succeeded nakovanj (anvil), so where each one settled where given names  [ Read More ]

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Accomodation Dalmati

Apartments Dalmatin and Apartments Paštar are located in two neighboring ...

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Viganj today

Viganj is located in a large bay, west of promontory ...

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Viganj history

Viganj as the village was first mentioned in land registry ...

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Nakovana - Illyrian

The nakovana plateau has been inhabited for at least 8000 ...

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Peljesac peninsula

Pelješac peninsula is situated in southern Dalmatia, approximately 65 km ...