Almost the entire area of Gornja Brela is part of Biokovo Nature Park.

Brela is a famous tourist resort, at the very beginning of Makarska Riviera, in the central Dalmatia, on the Adriatic coast.

Brela is unique in its beauty and nature, with wonderful beaches, pine trees, crystal clear blue sea, Mediterranean climate, sport facilities, marina, beautiful relaxing environment and great tourist services. The most famous beaches in Brela and the whole Adriatic sea are Punta Rata and Podrače.