Postira Croatia - Postira Island Brac Croatia - Postira Brac island - About
Postira is a small town and harbour on the northern coast of the
island of Brac. Main occupations include farming, stone-masonry and
fishing; a fish cannery.
Postira was first mentioned in 1347 under the name Postrena. Postira
is a picturesque coastal place with a series of attractive beaches
and coves, surrounded by pine forests, olive-groves and vineyards,
offers excellent opportunities for peaceful and pleasant vacations.
Apart from various forms of accommodation (hotels, boarding houses,
apartments), visitors are also offered sports and recreational
facilities and water sports opportunities. Excursions and very
attractive are fish picnic parties in the cove of Lovrecina.
Gastronomic offer includes fish, home-made specialities and famous
The parish church built in the 16th century, was later
reconstructed; the only remains of the original structure include an
apse in the shape of a fort. The church features the Way of the
Cross, a work by three painters from the 18th/19th century, as well
as several paintings by the Venetian Baroque school.
East of Postira, in the cove of Lovrecina, are the ruins of a large
early Christian basilica from the 5th-6th century is located east of
Postira, in the cove of Lovrecina. Next to it have been found two
early Christian sarcophagi and fragments of Roman plastics.
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