As a center of Makarska Riviera, Makarska is surrounded by almost 2 km of sand and pebble beach at the foot of the mountain slope of Biokovo. It is precisely this contrast that offers a unique combination of mountain - Mediterranean microclimate environment. This is one of the reasons why Makarska is chosen as a place for sport training and pre competition preparations of various sportmen.
As any other tourist town, each year Makarska is seeking to expand its tourist offer including the city abounds in tourist entertainment. Because of its tourist attractions as well as natural sites the city is an ideal place for those who are looking for an active vacation.