We’re bringing you all the information you need, on how to reach Pučišća!
Pučišća, voted many times as one of the most beautiful places in Europe, is located on the north side of the island Brač in Croatia, which can be reached by sea and air. Once you reach island Brač, there’s a quick ride to Pučišća, depending on the direction you’re arriving from.
Before we continue with explaining the ways to reach Pučišća, let us first answer some of the questions you may have about travel during the pandemic.
Here’s what you need to know about traveling to Pučišća during the pandemic
You must fulfill and evidence 1 of the following 5 criteria to be allowed access to Croatia:
#1 A negative PCR or antigen test taken 48 hours before arrival at the border.
#2 A vaccination certificate showing final dose taken more than 14 days ago.
#3 Proof of recovery from Covid more than 11 days and less than 180 days ago.
#4 Proof of recovery and first dose of vaccination more than 11 days and less than 6 months ago.
#5 Quarantine for 10 days or pay for a test on arrival and remain in self-isolation until a negative result.
Don’t forget, you will also need to show evidence that you own property in Croatia or have paid for accommodation, be that in a hotel, camp site, private rental, boat or other tourism provider.
Additional things to consider:
+ All tests taken and used as supporting evidence of a positive or negative result must be recognized by European Union.
+ All children under the age of 7 are exempt from providing test results should their parent or guardian fulfill the requirements.
REACH PUČIŠĆA BY AIR
Brač has its own small airport, situated in the middle of the island, just above Bol. More and more flights are introduced each year, and all the necessary information you may find on the airport’s website. Island has a direct connection by air with Austria, Belgium, France, Netherlands, Italy, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Slovenia, and of course – the capital of Croatia.
We must add that, since the COVID-19, many of the flights have been canceled, so make sure to contact the airport to get the latest news! Click here for the latest updates on flights to Brač.
The closest international airports to Brač are the ones in Split, Zadar, and Dubrovnik, with many low-cost companies flying there. There are regular bus lines between the airports and city centers, and from there, you can continue to Brač by ferry, catamaran, or private taxi boats.
From the airport, you may take a taxi or rent a car to Pučišća. Drive in the direction of Supetar, and when reaching Pražnica, take the road to Pučišća.
REACH PUČIŠĆA BY SEA
There are two ferry lines and three catamaran lines connecting Brač with the land, as of 2020, but reaching Pučišća is easiest via ferries since catamarans stop further from Pučišća.
The first ferry port is in Supetar, connecting Brač with Split, and the second is in Sumartin, connecting Brač with Makarska. More information about ferry lines and timetables you may find here. Distance from Supetar to Pučišća is almost the same as the one from Sumartin to Pučišća, but which ferry port you’ll arrive to depends on where you’re coming from.
Also, if you own or rent boats, you may just sail into Pučišća, which might be the best way to reach this place!
REACHING PUČIŠĆA BY BUS
Once you arrived at the island, either in Supetar or Sumartin by ferry, or Milna, Sutivan, and Bol by catamaran, there are a couple of ways to get to Pučišća. One is to hop on a local bus that connects the entire island with lines that are more frequent during summer. Booking your ticket via their free app can save you 5% every time.
If you prefer some eco-friendly means of transport, just hop on your bicycle and enjoy 1023 kilometers of bike lanes around the island!