The Island of Šolta is located near the City of Split. It has practically become a suburb of Split with only 9 nautical miles of distance between them. Šolta, which is 19 kilometers long and 4,5 kilometers wide, is a sailing paradise with its 24 bays. The best bays are situated on the southern side of the island and can be reached by boat only. Along with the beautiful beaches, bays and coves, Šolta offers some interesting diving locations and lovely bike roots overlooking the sea.