Viganj

Viganj is a small site located on the southwest part of Peljesac peninsula, 7 km west of city of Orebic and is in front of Korcula. Nearby Viganj is hill of St. Elias (961 m), the highest top on Peljesac. Viganj is facing south, and it is due to this geographical position is very warm and pleasant micro climate. With island Hvar, Viganj has the most sunny days a year.

Viganj has lots of sandy beaches and some of them are distinct and popular with naturists. It is worldwide popular place for people who are engaged in water sports, especially windsurfing and kite-surf, and Viganj hosts a variety of Croatian, European and international windsurfing regattas, competitions and championships. Mountaineers enjoy the comforts of St. Elias hill from where they enjoy the view of the entire waters of the southern Adriatic. There are lots of trails suitable for mountain biking and trekking, and lovers of flora and fauna can enjoy in photographing some very rare plant and animal species.

Promenade of Viganj and village Kućište is long is about 4 kilometers and is very beautiful and perfect for biking, rollerblading, walk and socializing in restaurants and beach bars. Viganj is a place with no crime, your property is safe while in the tourist office you can get all kind of information on excursions, tourist guides and service information on all European languages.

Every year this little town is visited by tens of thousands of visitors who are surprised by the purity of the sea, friendly locals and the events throughout the season.

In recent years, has become a popular tourism destination for off-season because the Dubrovnik Airport is less than 2 hours from Viganj and Split is with fast catamaran link located on hour and a half. Viganj is a place that has become available for a long weekend because of the geographical connection, and retained the old ways where you can have a holiday, without the noise and urbanization.