Discover island Vis
One of the first mentions of the island Vis dates from the 4th century BC, when the Dionysus, the ruler of the Greek town Syracuse, founded his colony here and named it Issa. It those times this area has an important role in nautical trading and was known for amazing wines.
Town Vis is the most inhabited place at the island and it has good connections with Hvar and Split. Komiža and Rukavac were once a small fishermen settlements and today are popular tourist destinations with beautiful pebble beaches and old stone buildings.
Stiniva beach is definitely the most popular beach in Vis with its unique shape. But, besides, Stiniva, Vis has numerous other sandy and pebble beaches ideal for swimming and snorkeling. Some of them are located in the picturesque bays, and some in the hidden shores.
The Monk seal Cave is known as the last inhabit of the rare Mediterranean type of the seal – a monk seal. It`s a true wonder of nature, along with the Blue and Green caves. They can be visited in the guided tours and are a must-seen natural attractions at the island.