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Welcome to Metković

Posted by on: 17/04/2014

Dear guests, dear friends!

Welcome to Metković, the second largest town of Dubrovnik-Neretva County, and the administrative, economic and cultural centre of the Neretva valley.

Where hills merge with a fertile valley, where a green river and mystical swamps combine with clear blue sea, there is Neretva valley and Metković. You will feel the call of the wild, get to enjoy juicy fruit, especially the tangerines and have a good time!

Located in the valley of the Neretva River, open towards the sea, Metković offers great possibilities for enjoying your vacation. Traditionally turned towards agriculture because of the rich river delta known for its plantations of tangerines and other fruit and vegetables, it is a natural phenomenon and you can also enjoy boat rides (photo safari) and traditional specialties (eel and frog).

The remains of the ancient city of Narona, today's Vid are 4 km southwest of Metković, where the Archaeological museum Narona is built, as the first "in situ" museum in Croatia. Built on the locality of an antique temple dedicated to the 1st Roman emperor Augustus, it shows a unique collection of antique statues made sometime in the 1st century B.C. The Archaeological museum Narona is a unique and unavoidable destination for all lovers of culture, art, history and archaeology.

The best example of a rich and diverse bird population of the Neretva delta can be observed in the ornithological collection of Natural History Museum Metković. Unfortunately, the Dalmatian pelican, griffon duck and marbled teal are gone, but even today we can see bitterns and ferruginous ducks nesting in the Neretva delta. The delta is an important resting place for millions of migratory birds but also a popular destination for many nature lovers.

In Predolac cave you can meet the unique cave shellfish "Congeria", a living fossil, a tertiary relic and unique species to the Dinarid Alps. You can also meet many other animal species living exclusively underground, and those who live in surface waters. All this in one locality that's unique in the world will provide a unique experience to all those visiting this area.

Of interesting events to note are the city features. During May there is the traditional folklore event "Na Neretvu misečina pala", or "Moonlight falls on Neretva", while July is reserved for traditional mullet fishing - Cipolijada, and a contest of jumping into the Neretva. There's also the Roman Night in Narona, which will transport you back in time to Roman times, where gladiator fights and slave markets were prominent. A part of the Day of the Neretva Principality in August is getting to know traditional crafts and village games, watch exciting contests and costume plays. The traditional Neretva boat marathon, "Maraton lađa", where around 30 crews from the Neretva valley and abroad compete, is held on the 2nd Saturday in August.

In addition to rich cultural, historical and natural heritage, you will enjoy our gastronomy and wines, photo safari tours through the untouched swamp, and first of all the kindness and cordiality of our residents.

Welcome to the city of history, culture, nature and sports - experience Metković in your own way!

 

U SUSRET 20. MARATONU LAĐA

Posted by on: 09/08/2017

20.MARATON LAĐA - HODOGRAM AKTIVNOSTI

BRZINSKE UTRKE - srijeda 9.VIII. u 18 sati, Opuzen

MARATON LAĐARICA -NOĆ LAĐARA - četvrtak, 10.VIII.
18.00 h, Opuzen, START maratona lađarica
cca 19.20 h dolazak prvih lađa u Metković
20.00 h -sastanak kapetana ekipa za maraton lađa
20.30 h podjela medalja lađaricama
21.00 h večera za lađare/ice; zabavni program

od 20.00 h - NOĆ LAĐARA - METKOVIĆ
...podjela medalja lađaricama
(Zabavni program uz okrjepu za lađare/ice)

 

 20.MARATON LAĐA - subota, 12.VIII.

15 sati -početak programa, dolazak lađara
15.45 sati -smotra lađara ispred hotela Narona
u 17 sati Metković: START 20.maratona lađa

Ploče:
cca 19.15-19.20 sati dolazak prvih lađa
20.30 sati -večera za lađare
21 sat - podjela medalja i plaketa

DANI NERETVANSKE KNEŽEVINE

Metković i ove godine postaje prijestolnica Neretvanske kneževine. U dane Maratona lađa na Neretvi, Grad Metković i Turistička zajednica Metkovića organiziraju trodnevnu manifestaciju Dani Neretvanske kneževine. 

Cilj manifestacije je revitalizacija povijesne i tradicijske baštine kao i želja plasiranja novog kulturno turističkog proizvoda. Ovaj događaj ima direktnu poveznicu sa, sada već tradicionalnim, Maratonom lađa na Neretvi. 

U sklopu Dana Neretvanske kneževine domaćini će vam predstaviti tradicijske zanate i seoske igre, pripremiti uzbudljiva natjecanja i kostimirane igrokaze. 

Sponzor događaja: Heineken Hrvatska d.o.o.

 

PROGRAM DOGAĐANJA:

ČETVRTAK, 10.8.2017. od 19:30

-          Otvorenje manifestacije nakon IV. Maratona lađarica

-          Doček neretvanskih gusara i kneza sa zarobljenim duždom i blagom u lađama

-          Koncert zabavne glazbe – Flashback band

PETAK, 11.8.2017. OD 17:00

-          Gusarske igre za djecu

-          Seoske igre za odrasle

-          Prikaz srednjovjekovnog života u viteškom taboru

-          Predstava za djecu „Princeza i razbojnici“

-          Bitka vitezova i streličara, borba s vatrenim mačevima i zapaljenim strijelama

SUBOTA, 12.8.2017. od 10:00

-          Prikaz srednjovjekovnog života u viteškom taboru

-          Škola srednjovjekovnog mačevanja

-          Izložba i demonstracija sprava za mučenje

-          Srednjovjekovni sajam

-          Start 20. Maratona lađa u 17 sati

-          Fešta na Jerkovcu od 20 sati

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Contact

Tourist board Metković
Adress: Ante Starčevića 3, 20350 Metković
Contact: Telefon +385 (0)20 681 899, Faks +385 (0)20 681 020
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