Biokovo mountain is the largest mountain in Dalmatia and it ends just a few kilometers from Ploče. The highest southern peak of Biokovo massif is St. Ilija (773m). You can reach this peak following the trail that starts at Baćina Lakes. Even though it is not the highest of Biokovo peaks, the view from it is simply amazing. One hour of driving away from Ploče is where Biokovo Nature Park is situated. It is the place of remarkable biological diversity and beautiful nature. The highest peak of Dalmatia (St. Jure) is part of this nature park.