Lively resort on the island of Brac
Bol is a popular vibrant resort on the south of the beautiful Croatian island of Brac. It has a lively youthful atmosphere thanks to an exceptional range of sporting activities. Bol offers particularly good conditions for windsurfers and superb courses for all levels, as well as outstanding scuba diving, underwater fishing, sailing and water-skiing. You can also play a spot of tennis or go mountain biking and walking in lush valleys and the highest mountains on the Adriatic islands. Sights include the monastery, botanical gardens, the village of Murvica and the Dragon’s Cave. With so much to see and do, this is a popular resort with families.
A wide choice of restaurants and nightlife
Highlights include the old town, the pretty harbour and the pine-lined promenade with views across to the neighbouring island of Hvar. The town offers quality hotels and an inexhaustible selection of cafes, bars, restaurants and family tavernas serving local specialities and wines. It has a vibrant cultural life with galleries, museums and theatre. Nightlife here is famously varied and lively, with parties and late-night clubs.
The most famous beach in Croatia
Excellent beaches extend in both directions from Bol - Zlatni Rat or Golden Cape, a unique pebble cape west of Bol, and one of the most famous beaches in Croatia. This is also a great base for exploring the island of Brac, with its beautiful bays and idyllic coves bordered by pine trees, olive groves and vineyards. Ferries and excursions offer plenty of opportunities for visiting the beautiful island of Hvar and the fascinating historic cities of Split and Dubrovnik.
Weather in Bol
One constant that is guaranteed here is high temperatures and hours of sunshine. The summer season kicks off in April when the temperatures begin to hit the 20C mark and during June, July and August the temperature in Bol is usually a scorching 30C. Water temperatures will be well over the 20C mark; perfect for taking a dip or partaking of the numerous water sports that are popular on the island. The temperature in September is still over the 25C mark, and October will be slightly cooler at around 20C.
All inclusive holidays in Bol
Couples looking for romantic break can choose from high-end hotels with fine amenities like pools, gyms and health clubs. Many have great views of the ocean from balconies and terraces. All inclusive holidays in Bol are a great choice for families, too, with resort hotels featuring children's clubs, heated pools, games rooms and entertainment.