The location of Viganj and Kučište on the coast at the narrowest part of the Pelješac canal and at the foot of a hill contributes to the development of a west mistral wind that blows a lot faster than is usual on the Adriatic, so Viganj and Kučište have become top surfing destinations for all professional and recreational surfers and kiters.
Mountain paths to St. Ilija are marked by standard markings. 3 routes are marked as shown on our map.
Cycling and walking
Is there a better way of exercising and relaxing at the same time? Walking paths have been marked within the entire area of the Orebić municipality.
Accessible from every corner of Europe with only a few hours drive,especially with the recent additions to its modern highway system, or with just an airline flight of an hour or two, the Croatian coast and Peljesac coast really is your closest vacation destination in the European Mediterranean.
Stress reliefYou like an active holiday? You love sailing and diving, and you prefer cycling to site-seeing tours? You love climbing mountains and reaching their peaks and you are no stranger to casting off from those peaks on the wings of a paraglider? In that case, Peljesac is the place for you.
The developed relief of the underwater world that is around 50 metres deep in the north reaches to around 250m near Palagruža, and not far from Jabuka it reaches depths of around 1300m.