This small village is located on the very south of the Croatian coast, hidden in a 2 km gully bay. Although it is only 30 miles from the popular Dubrovnik, all this years has managed to preserve the soul of a small Dalmatian village. However, tourism has also come to Slano, but so natural and unobtrusive that you will feel like you are at home. No noise, no crowds, no stress. Unreal, right? Accommodation can be booked in private apartments, but also in luxury villas that will fulfill all your expectations. You can choose from modernly equipped villas, located in untouched nature and pine forests to villas by the sea. Slano is ideal for family tourism and vacation with children. There are beautiful sandy and pebble beaches, natural pine shade, lots of sports and entertainment activities, and restaurants and taverns with top gastronomic offer. You can explore the hinterland and the surrounding area with one-day excursions by boats, smaller organized groups by the van or buses, or join some adrenaline attractions on the sea or on the land.
Slano is just one in a series of places that are located near the peninsula of Pelješac and each of these places has its own story and beauty. But still, the main story of the entire south revolves around the city of Dubrovnik, just 30 km away from Slano. This Mediterranean pearl has been listed in the UNESCO's World Heritage list and do not miss the opportunity to walk trought its famous walls, visit the fortress of Minceta, the tower of Sv. Luke, fortress Bokor, fortress Lovrijenac, fort Revelin or Princes Palace. You can also walk around the locations of one of the most famous TV series Game of thrones filmed in this city. In addition to Dubrovnik, you can also take day trip to Ston, a small town at the beginning of Peljesac, known as the salt city with the longest stone wall in Europe. There is also the town of Cavtat known for its gorgeous villas and summer houses, as well as a 7 km long walk through the thick pine forest. Slano is an excellent starting point for exploring southern Croatia. It is located near the peninsula of Peljesac, the Elaphite islands, the magical Mljet, as well as the Neretva's river delta. So you can jump to town Metković, taste frogs and river specialties, learn something about the famous Neretva's history or, together with thousands of visitors, to follow one of the biggest pirate manifestations at the famous "Marathon lađa" boat race. Slano has its millennial history. It has been inhabited since prehistoric times, so the remains of the Greek and Roman periods can be seen in the surrounding hills. The most important hitorical location is on the hill Gradina with beautiful view on the bay.
During Dubrovnik's glorious history in time of Dubrovačka Republika its nobles has vacation villas in Slano. There are still some of that villas and several nobles summer houses and one of the most beautiful churches in this area. In addition to the rich gastronomic offer and historical sights, visitors are amazed with idyllic atmosphere. In this tiny bay with numerous beaches and hidden coves you will rest in the true sense of the word. In vacation houses and modern villas you will also have private pools and other facilities that will allow you to spend dream holidays. A vacation in this place will pass very fast! Days will be short due to the multitude of activities and places you want to visit. Your loved ones will be eager to return to this idyllic place to continue the summer adventure! Whoever comes to Slano always comes back!