The Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Situated in Soline, a valuable monument of the baroque architecture in harmony with the surroundings. Since it was built in 1715 in the appreciation of the victory against the Turks, it is also known as the Church of Lady of Victory.
The bishop of Makarska Nikola Bijanković (1645-1730) – an enthusiast when it comes to Brela obliged Brela and the inhabitants of Brela in many things. After the victory over the Ottomans near Sinj in 1715, he built the church of Our Lady of Victory (today the church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel) in Brela.
On the 300th anniversary of the construction of the church, on 16.07.2015, the grateful inhabitants of Brela raised him a monument located in the churchyard.
The feast day of Our Lady of Mount Carmel is celebrated on 16th July.
Croatian National Tourist Board BLUE FLOWER action includes evaluating the tidiness of Croatian coastal resorts as a whole and the individual elements.