Geološki lokaliteti

GEOPARK VIS ARCHIPELAGO

Table B2: LISTING AND DESCRIPTION OF GEOLOGICAL SITES

SITE ID

NAME OF THE SITE

LOCATION

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

ACCESSIBILITY

1

KUT

Vis island, Vis

Upper Cretaceous dolomite - algal mats on tidal flat from the Age of Dinosaurs.

drive, walk, easy

2

ZLOPOLJE

Vis island, Vis

Plain of aeolian sand from the Ice Age and a terroir of the Plavac mali grape.

drive, walk, easy

3

LOKVA - PLISKO POLJE

Vis island, Vis

Cretaceous dolomite as a water holder above the undreground karst aquifer.

drive, walk, easy

4

RUDA

Vis island, Vis

Upper Cretaceous rudist lithosomes and giant sponges - in limestones originated from marine life.

drive, walk, easy

5

SREBRNA

Vis island, Vis

Upper Cretaceous rudist clusters and the ancient quarry of building limestone.

drive, walk, easy

6

RUKAVAC

Vis island, Vis

Upper Cretaceous shallow-water limestone - traces of synsedimentary tectonics.

drive, walk, easy

7

RAVNIK

Ravnik islet, Vis

Upper Cretaceous rudist lithosomes.

boat

8

GREEN CAVE

Ravnik islet, Vis

The hole through the carbonate "layer cake". Upper Cretaceous carbonates.

boat

9

BUDIHOVAC

Budihovac islet, Vis

Lower Cretaceous dolomites and Quaternary red palaeosoil and sand on flooded hill.

boat

10

STINIVA

Vis island, Vis

Partly submerged guaternary canyon and collapsed cave. Upper Cretaceous neritic carbonates.

drive, walk, moderate

11

G. RUKAVAC

Vis island, Vis

Upper Cretaceous platy limestone and the traditional village.

drive, walk, easy

12

POLIVALO

Vis island, Vis

Well-bedded Upper Cretaceous limestone and rudist lithosomes.

drive, walk, easy

13

ZAGLAV

Vis island, Vis

Beach of aeolian sand from the Ice Age.

drive, walk, easy

14

MILNA

Vis island, Vis

Beach of aeolian sand from the Ice Age.

drive, walk, easy

15

STONČICA - BEACH

Vis island, Vis

Beach of aeolian sand from the Ice Age

drive, walk, easy

16

STONČICA - LIGHTHOUSE

Vis island, Vis

Subhorizontal beds of upper Cretaceous carbonates and spectacular fracture system.

drive, walk, easy

17

STONCA

Vis island, Vis

Upper Cretaceous shallow-water shallowing-upward cacles and lithosomes of extinct oysters.

drive, walk, easy

18

TERJUN

Vis island, Vis

Abandoned quarry in massive Upper Cretaceous limestone – abandoned quarry of a building stone.

drive, walk, easy

19

NOVA POŠTA

Vis island, Vis

Well-bedded limestone and rudists. Upper Cretaceous carbonates.

drive, walk, easy

20

KORITA

Vis island, Komiža

Main fresh-water pumping site from underground karst aquifer.

drive, walk, easy

21

HUM

Vis island, Komiža

Lower Cretaceous platy limestones and the traditional chapel. The highest point of the island of Vis - the view to the Vis island and surroundings.

drive, walk, easy

22

PRI IVCOVO

Vis island, Komiža

Upper Cretaceous platy limestone - traditional village.

drive, walk, easy

23

KRUŠEVICA

Vis island, Komiža

Natural water catchment with a great history.

drive, walk, moderate

24

DUBOKA

Vis island, Komiža

Upper Cretaceous succession of shallow-water limestones and thick lithosomes of extinct shells.

drive, walk, moderate

25

PRITIŠĆINA

Vis island, Komiža

Upper Cretaceous huge bedding planes of shallow-water limestones and a hidden beach.

drive, walk, moderate

26

KULNA

Vis island, Komiža

Upper Cretaceous shallow-water limestone succession and meter-scale synsedimentary structures. Typical middle Cretaceous Adriatic Carbonate Platform succession.

drive, walk, moderate

27

LABOTOVO

Vis island, Komiža

Upper Cretaceous massive limestones and ancient quarry.

drive, walk, moderate

28

STUPIŠĆE

Vis island, Komiža

Early-diaganetic dolomite with black-and-white laminae.

drive, walk, easy

29

KLACINA

Vis island, Komiža

Marly horizon in the limestone succession and selective coastal erosion and collapses.

drive, walk, moderate

30

BARJOŠKA

Vis island, Komiža

Stacking facies and sedimentological features in Lower Cretaceous limestone succession - the record of the OAE1 .

drive, walk, easy

31

BARJAK

Vis island, Komiža

A record of a distant volcanism - the origin of the quartz sands.

drive, walk, easy

32

DRAGODID

Vis island, Komiža

Platy limestone - traditional village. Mid Cretaceous dolomites.

drive, walk, easy

33

RUDINE

Vis island, Komiža

Diagenetic quartz sand - abandoned mines.

drive, walk, easy

34

PEĆINE

Vis island, Komiža

Karst cave.

drive, walk, haevy

35

ŠIROKO BRDO

Vis island, Komiža

Diagenetic quartz sand deposit.

drive, walk, easy

36

PECE

Vis island, Komiža

Abandoned mines of the diagenetic quartz sand.

drive, walk, moderate

37

M. HUM

Vis island, Komiža

The view to the eroded Komiža diapir and the island of Biševo.

drive, walk, easy

38

SV. BLAŽ

Vis island, Komiža

Massive limestone - karst morphology.

drive, walk, easy

39

SV. MIHOVIL

Vis island, Komiža

Lower Cretaceous massive limestone and geomorphology encompassing the eroded Komiža diapir.

drive, walk, easy

40

OKJUCINA

Vis island, Komiža

Platy limestone - traditional village. Upper Cretaceous limestone and dolomite.

drive, walk, easy

41

OKUC

Vis island, Komiža

Rudist limestone succession with stone-bouguets and sponges.

drive, walk, easy

42

KAMENICE - SV. NIKOLA

Vis island, Komiža

Petrified andezite lava and colorful "flowers" of minerals. Water spring on the contact of permeable and impermeableTriassic volcanic rocks.

drive, walk, easy

43

KAMENICE

Vis island, Komiža

Triassic volcanic bombs and agglomerates on the edges of the ancient volcano.

drive, walk, easy

44

NOVA POŠTA

Vis island, Komiža

Eroded deposits of Triassic sludge and ash from deeply buried volcano basin.

drive, walk, moderate

45

STARA POŠTA

Vis island, Komiža

Huge Triassic pristine salt mass - diapirs impeller. Triassic.

boat, swim, easy

46

PIZDICA

Vis island, Komiža

Water on the contact of Triassic salt rocks and Lower Creteceous karstified carbonates, and abandoned "blind" Triassic gypsum pit.

boat, swim, easy

47

VELO ŽALO

Vis island, Komiža

Recent beach and fresh water springs on contact with the diapir.

boat, swim, easy

48

GUSARICA

Vis island, Komiža

Triassic gypsum and Quaternary colluvial breccia.

drive, walk, easy

49

PARNOKOZA

Biševo island, Komiža

Stone “book” -  Upper Cretaceous carbonates.

boat, moderate

50

SALBUNORA

Biševo island, Komiža

Stone “book” -  Upper Cretaceous carbonates.

boat, walk, easy

51

G. SALBUNORA-PORAT

Biševo island, Komiža

Aeolian sand from the Ice Age - substrate for the most quality wineyards.

boat, walk, easy

52

VIA POJE

Biševo island, Komiža

Terrestrial phase on the island within the ocean - the Cretaceous-Paleogene hiatus.

boat, walk, easy

53

POJE

Biševo island, Komiža

Building stone - coexistence of the humans and the rocks.

boat, walk, easy

54

MEZUPORAT

Biševo island, Komiža

 Paleogene nodular limestones - stone balls from the bottom of the ancient submarine slope.

boat, walk, easy

55

BLUE CAVE

Biševo island, Komiža

Tectonic forces and the fault plane. Selective erosion by the wild sea.

boat, walk, easy

56

MONK SEAL CAVE

Biševo island, Komiža

Tectonic forces and the fault plane.

boat, easy

57

GATULA

Biševo island, Komiža

Subvertical carbonate beds - hanging block.

boat, walk, easy

58

BRUSNIK

Brusnik islet, Komiža

Massive Triassic subvolcanic diabase and Quaternary deposits.

boat, walk, moderate

59

BRUSNIK - BEACH

Brusnik islet, Komiža

Recent beach made of cobbles and boulders of subvolcanic Triassic diabase.

boat, swim, easy

60

BRUSNIK - NORTH

Brusnik islet, Komiža

Paleobeach made of cobbles and boulders of subvolcanic Triassic diabase.

boat, walk, moderate

61

SVETAC - SLATINA

Sv. Andrija island, Komiža

The contact of the Upper Cretaceous rudist limestones and colluvium.

boat, walk, moderate

62

SVETAC - ŠIJABOD

Sv. Andrija island, Komiža

Cretaceous to Paleogene pelagic limestones and huge cone of colluvial breccia.

boat, walk, moderate

63

SVETAC – ZALO POLA

Sv. Andrija island, Komiža

Hanging block of folded Lower Cretaceous limestones.

boat

64

SVETAC - KRIŽIC

Sv. Andrija island, Komiža

Stone "book" of Lower Cretaceous carbonates.

boat

65

JABUKA

Jabuka islet, Komiža

Massive Triassic subvolcanic diabase.

boat

66

V. PALAGRUŽA - ŽALO

V. Palagruža island, Komiža

Subrecent collapse and highly deformed siliciclastics containing gypsum, and carbonates of Middle Triassic (Ladinian) age - Pangaea break-up.

boat, walk, moderate

67

V. PALAGRUŽA - SALAMANDRIJA

V. Palagruža island, Komiža

Neogene biocalcarenites and the abandoned quarry.

boat, walk, moderate

68

V. PALAGRUŽA - LIGHTHOUSE

V. Palagruža island, Komiža

Platform-to-basin carbonates

boat, walk, moderate

of an evolving Adriatic basin.

69

V. PALAGRUŽA - STARA VLAKA

V. Palagruža island, Komiža

Talus, landslide deposits, and humic soil over the diapir soft-rocks.

boat, walk, moderate

70

V. PALAGRUŽA - PICOKARE

V. Palagruža island, Komiža

Perpendicular discordance of the Miocene marine deposits over Triassic rocks, pelagosite and subrecent beaches above the sea.

boat, walk, heavy

71

V. PALAGRUŽA - JONKOVA NJIVA

V. Palagruža island, Komiža

Fluvial-to-shallow marine Middle Triassic infill of the aborted rift at the early beginning of the Adriatic microplate.

boat, walk, heavy

72

M. PALAGRUŽA

V. Palagruža island, Komiža

Unique basinal succession - thin-bedded dolomite and cherts deposited within an evolving Mesozoic Adriatic basin.

boat, walk, moderate

73

GALIJULA

Galijula islet, Komiža

The southernmost territory of Croatia and the Vis archipelago. Pelagosite on the dolomite rock.

boat, walk, moderate

NOVOSTI!

Showers

10°C

Komiža

Humidity: 75%
Wind: N at 37.01 km/h
Sunday 6°C / 10°C Partly cloudy
Monday 9°C / 12°C Scattered showers
Tuesday 10°C / 11°C Scattered showers