The Mouth Of The Neretva River

Delta Neretva valley to the south of the Croatian coast of the Adriatic Sea, which at its estuary formed by the river Neretva. There is an ongoing initiative to protect the whole valley like a Nature Park Neretva Delta.

Delta Neretva from Metković to the estuary to the north and northeast surrounded by the branches of the Dinaric Alps, and from the south hills. To the west is the open sea and is under its constant influence. It is this brackish water is the right place for the growth of vegetation, and fish stocks. The wildlife there is diverse – the last species of birds, which had no chance nowhere else in Europe meet, twisted down the nests on the marsh area.

Climate impacts are very much suitable for agriculture, the famous Neretva tangerines and other citrus fruits, among which over the past years separated clementines, until the beginning of the summer’s all about peaches and nectarines. Just harvest these crops for years and the type of tourism that Neretvians organize for their guests. But we must not forget hunting and fishing that also lead many in the Neretva river delta … and after hunting and eels fishing, you can try and in preparing these delicacies, typical of this area.

In addition to these activities, even if you are not the sporty type, will surely delight you with photo-safari through the backwaters of the river. Driving in the Neretva boat (you can for yourself paddling, or choose motor drive) this vast backwaters, tributaries and lakes, which put an end to the occasional lunch at one of the many ranches (with an outdoor barbecue and homemade bread), will surely be carved in memory. It is a natural phenomenon of the Neretva delta, which you simply must see!

  • Aperture: ƒ/2.4
  • Camera: LG-D618
  • Taken: 12 August, 2016
  • ISO: 100
  • Shutter speed: 1/2325s

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