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...Eyes, mind and heart
on what you can see
to get to what you cannot see...
Dr. fra Jure Radić

Did you know...

...that the pit Mokre Noge at 839m is the deepest on Biokovo...

...that Biokovo has 7 species of amphibians and 21 species of reptiles registered...

...that Biokovo was named for its snowy whitenes...

...that the oldest rocks on Biokovo originate from 220 m. years ago...

...that the Ratsnake is considered one of Europe's most beautiful snakes...

...that it is possible to see 250 km away Italy from Biokovo...

...that the catsle in Kotišina is the best-preserved fortification in Makarska area...

...that cold air spilling from Biokovo creates the famous Bora wind...

...that there are more than 87 churches and chapels on Biokovo...

...that man inhabited Biokovo in prehistoric times, long before any letters...

...that St. Jure with 1762m is the highest peak of Biokovo and the second highest peak in Croatia...

...that Biokovo is the most important junction for the endemic flora...

...that 19 550 ha of Biokovo was declared a protected nature park in 1981...

...that Biokovo is the tallest mountain closest to the coast on the Mediterranean...

...that up to now on Biokovo over 400 caves have been found...

...that church of St. Jure on Biokovo is the highest church in Croatia...

Zajedno do fondova Eu. Projekt je sufinancirala Europska unija iz Europskog fonda za regionalni razvoj.

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Biokovo, Sveti Jure
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