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Okrug Gornji is located on the western part of Čiovo, just 4 km from Trogir, and is one of the more popular tourist destination in the Trogir area.

 

About Okrug Gornji

Okrug is situated on the west part of Island Ciovo. It consists of two traditional Dalmatian inhabited places Okrug Gornji and Okrug Donji. It’s famous for its mild Mediterranean climate, rich subtropical and Mediterranean vegetation, archipelago of small picturesque islands, innumerable small hidden bays and beaches. Riviera Okrug with 2670 sunny hours yearly is one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Croatia. with its wonderful 3km long gravel beach, 4km away from Trogir center Riviera Okrug is the most popular torust destination in Trogir area.


OKRUG GORNJI is a small fishermen harbor at the end of the beach.You may enjoy in all kind of day and night activities such as water sports, bars and restaurants at the Okrug Beach, or choose peaceful Bok rastica for relaxed and quiet vacation away from crowd and traffic

The island of CIOVO is connected to mainland by the bridge in ancient Trogir so it makes an entirety with a city. Its surface is 28.8 km2. It was inhabited in prehistoric age and its ancient name Boahas Iliric roots.

On Ciovo aristocrats had their summer houses, and there has been preserved more than ten churces, the oldest preromanic Our Lady beside the sea. Since 15. century even Trogir expands to the island Ciovo. On that island there are many monuments, like dominican monastery St. Cross, monastery St. Anthony, church of St. Lazarus and St. Jacobs.