The village of Viganj is a small settlement with approximately 300 permanent residents, located in the southwestern part of the Peljeshac peninsula, guarding the western entrance to the Peljeshac canal, an ancient maritime route between the northern and southern Adriatic Seas. Viganj stretches along a large bay and the cape of St. John in the west.The canal between the islands of Korchula and Viganj is full of colorful surfing and kite sailing and provides an impressive picture.On the main beach in Viganj, Ponta, there are two windsurfing centers offering various services, from equipment rental to various courses for both beginners and advanced.On Ponta Beach you can also rent bikes, play beach volleyball and go diving.Viganj is the most popular destination for windsurfing in CroatiaThere are many suitable trails for mountain biking and trekking, and lovers of flora and fauna can enjoy and photograph some very rare plants, rich medicinal flora and animal species (mufflon, wild boar, pheasants). Goat trails, meadows and rocky terrain are ideal for extreme cycling and rock climbing.Viganj is filled with small pebble beaches, and has two naturist beaches below the church of St. John. The place has several charming bars and small restaurants, ideal for enjoying a peaceful Mediterranean summer, with the taste of fish spiced with excellent locally grown olive oil and a glass of world-famous Peljeshac wine.
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