Omiš is a picturesque town with a true Mediterranean atmosphere situated at mouth of the river Cetina. This is the town host to the famous Festival of Dalmatian choirs ("klapa") and is located in the very heart if dalmatia, between the two tourist centers Split and Makarska. After its stormy and very interesting history dating from the roman times, with its medieval, impregnable fort of the Omiš pirates, the town has become the tourist centre of a Riviera of unique beauty. Numerous culture - historical monuments of the glorious and long history of Omiš, many catering, sports and other contents will make your stay unforgettable. The river Cetina, with its magnificent canyon, which has cut its way to the sea into the impressive mountain massif at the beautiful, one kilometers long sandy beach make this part of the Adriatic coast unique and incomparable.
The town Omiš, thanks to its excellent position, surrounded with steep rocky mountain cliffs, the river Cetina and the Adriatic sea, creates a rare and wonderful impressive landscape, so that the ecological, tourism in the village households and the sports like rafting on the streams of the Cetina, free mountain climbing, windsurf, swimming marathons and beech volleyball have become an attractive parts of the tourist offer. Small fishing villages, preserved in their original form, at the same time enriched with excellently equipped private pensions, villas and apartments are so close, but still so far away form the aggressive rhythm of the modern life and the tourist industry.
Lonely bays in which you can always discover "your private" beautiful shingle beach, or place where you can find "your own" camping site directly by the sea are waiting for you in this thirty kilometers Riviera.
(SOURCE: tz omis)