- Viganj Surfer beach
Viganj Surfer beach
Viganj is located in the northern part of Pelješac where the Korčula channel is narrowest, 8 km west of Orebić. Due to the specific climatic conditions and winds, particularly the mistral in the summertime, the waters around Viganj are ideal for windsurfing and kitesurfing. A number of windsurfing competitions were held in Viganj. The World Championship was organized in Viganj in 1989 and the European Championship in 1990. The Open Championships and Cup competitions in Croatian windsurfing are also held in Viganj. In the summer there are several schools for windsurfing and kitesurfing where equipment for such activities can be rent. One can surf throughout the whole year in Viganj due to the stable temperature of 15°C.
Category: Activities, Beach,
GPS coordinates: 42.97921, 017.10327 (42°58’45.2″N, 017°06’11.8″E)
Address: Beach Ponta Street, Viganj 20267
The village of Viganj is located on the Pelješac peninsula, about 7km from Orebić.
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do mjesta Viganj koje se nalazi na poluotoku Pelješču (od Orebića je udaljen oko 7km). Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema mjestu Viganj koje se nalazi na poluotoku Pelješču (od Orebića je udaljen oko 7km). Hvala!