On the south coast of the peninsula of Peljesac, under the mount of Saint Elijah, is situated Orebic. The cradle of many sailors and captains wich tradition is treasured in the Naval museum. Orebic offers to its guests the possibility to enjoy in the untouched nature wich is dominated with hundred years old pine trees and cypress, olive trees, almond trees, agavas and flowers. Except the rich vegetation Orebic offers to tits guests long sandy beaches, of wich the most known is Trstenica, and many bays with cristal clear sea.
Above Orebic there is a gentle hill with a Francisan monastery and the church of the Virgin Mary. From that spot You have a magnificent view on the islands of Mljet and Korcula and on the coast of Peljesac and the open sea. On the hill of Saint Elijah on 910m of altitude you can run into a flock of muflon and you can visit the archeological spot where were found signs of the prehistoric man living.
For those who love the excursions there are many trips organized such as walking tours on signed paths, visit to vineyards and vine cellar. Orebic is namely known for the cultivation of wine vie and for its quality vines Dingac, Postup and Peljesac.
Beside the hotel and private accomodation, to its guests Orebic offers a possibility to practice many sports and recreational activities: tennis, soccer, sailing and surfing... and the yachtman will be delighted with a marina that has 200 berth on which they can throw the anchor of their yacht and boats.
Regarding the gastronomic offer it's certainly worth to try oysters and mussels from the local breeding sites offered in many restaurants, and if You want to refresh Yourself You can reach for refreshment in many tavrens and bars.
The cultural offer of Orebic will not keep you indifferent. To its guests the local people offer a variety of cultural events such as music nights, folklore nights, tipical dalmatian manifestations...Orebic is a touristic town in which you can find peace as well as good social life. Namely if you like a movimented holiday, the summer nights in Orebic are just what You need. But it's important to say that a rich night life does not influence the peacefull day life because Orebic it's an example of well functioning coexistence of this two tipes of vacations, and the guest is the on to who is given the possibility to chose.