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Viewpoint Galičine

Viewpoint Galičine

The viewpoint is located on the southern side of the island of Lastovo, and it offers views of the eastern and western islands of the Park, as well as the islands of Mljet and Korčula, and the peninsula of Pelješac. In good weather, visitors can also see Mala Palagruža and Velika Palagruža, and even the coast of Italy. The viewpoint is also an ideal location to observe the night skies of Lastovo, the second-darkest sky in Europe, characterized by very low levels of light pollution. One of the most frequently photographed views of the cove of Skrivena luka is precisely the one seen from the viewpoint of Galičine.

Viewpoint Pokladarova Grža

Viewpoint Pokladarova Grža

This viewpoint can be reached by taking the trail that begins in the settlement of Lastovo. The Lastovo Carnival is the central event of the year on the inland, and it is precisely the site of Pokladareva grža that plays a major role in the ritual involving Poklad, the carnival doll. The viewpoint offers a view of the entire settlement of Lastovo, with the amphitheater-like shape of the settlement particularly clearly seen from this site. .

Early Christian basilica in Ubli (archaeological excavation)

Early Christian basilica in Ubli (archaeological excavation)

The basilica is 17 meters long and 6.75 meters wide, oriented in east-west direction. Built of rough stone and plastered, it had a semicircular apse externally reinforced with counterforts. A painted stone bench decorated the interior along the wall. The sacred site was enclosed by thin marble slabs that were kept in place by thin stone pillars, with only the fragments of these pillars remaining. A shallow relief with a triangular ending was found among stone remains of the entry door, and it is currently kept in the Archaeological Museum in the city of Zadar. Remains of a chequered marble window grille have been found as well, and the construction style points to the conclusion that the basilica was built...

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