About Island Lastovo

In the south of Dalmatian region, the Island of Lastovo stays hidden from the more popular destinations, yet thrilling every visitor reaching its beautiful shores. From Medieval towns to untouched natural coves, Lastovo has everything you need for a fantastic vacation.

The Island is actually the naming part of Lastovo Archipelago, consisting of almost 50 islets, reefs, rocks and inlets. It was declared a nature park in 2006 for its gorgeous landscape, featuring small ponds surrounded by thick forests and impressive cliffs. Lastovo itself is the largest part of this system, providing numerous opportunities for recreational fishing, cycling, jogging and mountain climbing. Beaches are of pebble and sand type, most known being Mihajla, Skrivena Luka, Borova and Korita. Settlements of choice include Ubli, Pasadur and Prgovo.

The island is also known for its old Church of St. Kuzma and Damian, at least seven centuries old, and colorfully decorated chimneys lacals call “fumari”. In addition, visitors can experience living as a Mediterranean farmer on the Simic Family Ranch, spending their time in a traditionally built stone house. Lastovo hosts an annual carnival which is rising in popularity, and as on every other Croatian island, visitors can enjoy prime coastal cuisine in charming konoba-inns.

Island Lastovo
Lastovo, Croatia

Seven Things to Love on Lastovo

The Island of Lastovo can be found less than 20 kilometers away from Korcula, providing the name to the small archipelago of inlets surrounding its shores. There’s plenty to love on this island, but we bring the seven highlights. Crowds Away With only a single ferry line existent on the island (which connects its settlement with the coastal city of Split), Lastovo is not a very crowded place. If being surrounded by a large number of people is not your idea of vacation, book the ticket, and enjoy the vast space around you. Celebrities Roaming Precisely because of the first reason, it is rumored that Lastovo serves as a hideout to many foreign superstars and celebrities, who enjoy their privacy…

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