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Jelsa 350
21465 Jelsa, Hvar, Croatia
Phone: +385 21 761 415

Amphora for indoor use mostly for water from the 2nd century

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Jelsa is the heart of the island surrounded by pine woods and beautiful beaches. Jelsa has a well-indented coast line with numerous bays and promontories on which you can find a true pleasure and peace.
Dense pine woods, beautiful sandy beaches, vineyards and olive groves make Jelsa particularly attractive.
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Situated in the middle of the island it is almost an ideal starting point for many excursions.
Gastronomic offer of traditional dishes, top-quality Hvar wines, beauty of the town, position, variety of accomodation and recreation are all attributes which make Jelsa one of the favorite destinations of many tourists...


Jelsa is a tourist centre on the northern side of the central part of the island. It used to be one of the most significant maritime, shipbuilding and trade centres of the Adriatic, starting point for ocean-going sailing vessels carrying best wines of Hvar, olive oil and salted fish. The island of Hvar was put among the ten most beautiful islands in 1997 by the Traveller Magazine. Due to its geographical position Hvar was a place at the important sea route since the ancient times, where different cultures interweaved and influenced each other, and finally left traces to the present day...