Experience the traditional side of the Medditeranean in a cozy seaside town. The sunny old town of Korčula is inside stone town walls and makes a photo worthy impression as you’re sailing towards it on one of our luxury yachts or sailboats.
The romantic rustic atmosphere create a movie like experience. The history of the town is shrouded in mystery, from the Venetian palaces to what is believed to be Marco Polo’s childhood home. Pay a visit to this fellow traveller in the museum of Marco Polo. If you like architecture or history, make sure to take a look at st. Mark’s cathedral and treasury.
Art enthusiast? Check out the icon gallery and the expressionist work of MaksimilijanVanka’s memorial collection.
The old town is filled with traditional food and shops with hand crafted items. But what’s really special is experiencing the cultural everyday life in the romantic stones climbing up to the bell tower overlooking the sea and cliffs. A walk away from the old town there are beaches and fishing ports, and the newer and more modern rest of the town. Take a walk up the beautiful st. Anthony’s hill stairway for a one of a kind view of the town.
You’ll want to explore the rest of the magical island of Korčula, because apart from the beautiful beaches near the town, you might want to check out the popular stops around the island. The sandy beaches of Lumbarda offer a relaxing and touristy time. On the other hand,the secluded wild beaches like Žrnovo or Pupnat are exciting to visit by boat. For on land attractions, check out the stunning little towns of Smokvica, Blato or Vela Luka, or take a look at the vineyards spread across the island’s surface.
Check out our tours that include visits to the lovely town and island of Korčula, or go there on your own schedule with one of our luxury yachts or sailboats. Take a look at our offers and travel into the nature and history of the adriatic. Contact us for information or requests, and sail off to the island towns of Croatia.