This old, historical fishing village has water springs, dense Mediterranean vegetation and old Renaissance palaces. Above the harbour are the ruins of old fortresses, while there are remnants of mosaics and city walls at the Trpanj graveyard. The Renaissance Church of Our Lady of Karmen has an altar with the crest of the Gundulić family, to which the great poet Đivo F. Gundulić belonged.
Trpanj has good wine cellars, fish-filled waters, clean beaches surrounded by pine woods, numerous small coves and very attractive and pleasant summer resorts. Above all, it has hospitable hosts. Accommodations are available in resorts, in a home-style atmosphere, the 'Faraon' Hotel and an auto camp.
Trpanj Tourist Board
Žalo 7; 20240 Trpanj
Tel: +385 (0) 20 743433
Fax: +385 (0) 20 743920