Makarska is one of the oldest towns of the eastern Croatian Adriatic. The most important place in Makarska is without doubt Biokovo Mountain. To climb the mountain and watch the sunset across the Makarska Riviera and the island of Brač is a tradition. On the Peninsula of St. Peter, the peninsula of love, you can lock your love forever. Inside the magical world of astronomy in the unique ambience of the Makarska observatory, embrace the magnificent sky and the stars. One of the main sights in the town is the Franciscan monastery. Another important sight is the Church of St. Mark (Crkva sv. Marko), on the main square (Kačićev trg).