Finds from the ancient Stone Age in the Vela Spila, considered one of the most significant archaeological sites in Europe, indicate the population of this area in prehistoric times.
Thousands of found fragments of pottery, pots, and other objects are of prime importance, and the museum collection of a small part of excavated artifacts is exhibited at the Cultural Center in Vela Luka. Vela Spilja represents a unique natural attraction. It is located above the place of Vela Luka, and you can reach it by walking uphill and passing by the beautiful houses and olive trees while enjoying the authentic charm of the Mediterranean. The view is, so if you are not a history lover, at least you can make some good photos!