Mavarstica – protected and peaceful bay on the southern side od island Ciovo
The bay of Marvastica is in close proximity to the town of Okrug Gornji (10 min walk, 2 min by car). As the centre of the island, Okrug Gornji offers a range of facilities including a local fish market, shops, pharmacy, restaurants, post office etc.
Ciovo Island itself is full of exciting locations and beautiful beaches. For those who like to walk, a number of small footpaths and off-road tracks cross the Island, offering an ideal way to explore its beauties.
The town of Trogir, at only 15 min driving distance (also reachable by a local taxi-boat), is one of the most attractive coastal towns in Croatia, and a very popular nautical destination. The town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with plenty of historical architecture, museums and cultural happenings, but also offers many restaurants and a vibrant night life. The larger city of Split, the major port and tourist spot of the region, is only at 40 min driving distance.