Kolochep is a small picturesque Adriatic island in Elafiti near Dubrovnik, which the locals also call Kalamota. The island has two towns, Gornje Chelo and Donje Chelo, located in the largest bays and connected by a 3 km long winding promenade, which makes it great for runners. The eastern and western parts of the island are covered with a dense pine forest that descends all the way to the sea surface. It is one of the most interesting Adriatic islands with numerous hidden coves, as well as the Blue Cave where you can swim. The clear sea is full of fish and shellfish. The first view of the island can leave you breathless because it fills you with peace, the smell of Mediterranean herbs and the intense color of the Adriatic. It has pebble and sandy beaches, larger bays are Sapluni and Porat, and you can find accommodation in apartments or hotels located along the coast of the bay Donje Celo. Historical and cultural monuments that you can visit are the church of St. Anthony of Padua, Church of St. Nicholas, the church of St. Rust and remains of an economic complex.
№447 in Islands of Croatia