Welcome to Korčula Island


Tradition is alive and kicking on Korčula, with age-old religious ceremonies, folk music and dances still being performed to the delight of an ever-growing influx of tourists. Oenophiles will adore sampling its wine. Arguably the best of all Croatian whites is produced from the indigenous grape pošip, particularly from the areas around the villages of Čara and Smokvica. The grk grape, cultivated around Lumbarda, also produces quality dry white wine.

The island's best beach is Pupnatska Luka on the south coast.


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$61.35 Day Trips & Excursions

Ston, Korcula Island Tour with Wine Tasting from Dubrovnik

Journey to some of the most beautiful places in Croatia on a day trip from Dubrovnik. Enjoy pickup at your hotel, and then take in views of the city as you make your way out of it. Stop on the Dubrovnik bridge for a panoramic photo opportunity of Dubrovnik before continuing along Adriatic coast to the town of Ston.When you arrive in Ston, learn interesting facts about the 14th-century town while enjoying a sightseeing tour from your minivan, after which you’ll have free time to explore more on your own. Wander around Ston's medieval walls that circle the whole town, and have a refreshment or sample the local delicacy -- oysters -- at a local bar (own expense). Continue towards Orebić, taking in the beautiful panoramic scenery of the vineyards and old settlements of the Peljesac Peninsula as your guide tells you about the peninsula’s wineries and mussel-breeding. In Orebić, board a boat and admire the striking blue color of the Adriatic as you make your way to Korcula Island. Wander around the streets of Korcula with your guide and see how nature, history and local culture merge together. Next, visit Marco Polo's supposed birthplace, St Marco Cathedral and other historical landmarks. Have free time to explore more on your own and have lunch at a local restaurant (own expense); then meet your guide and return to Orebić by boat.Back on your comfortable minivan, admire the Croatian countryside on the drive to Potomje, where you will visit one of Croatia’s most famous wineries. After a guided tour of the winery, enjoy a wine tasting, as well as samples of brandy and liqueur , accompanied by a sommelier. Finally, relax on your vehicle and admire more views of the landscape and Adriatic Coast on the drive back to Dubrovnik.

$80.84 Day Trips & Excursions

Korcula Island Buggy Tour and Snorkel Adventure

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Korcula Old City, Korcula Island, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, DalmatiaEscape far from the crowds of Croatia, and closer to nature! Experience Korcula Island in an off-road adventure, start your engines and hold on to your hats. Say hello to life on Korčula, with its hidden bays on this exciting journey in your own 2-seater buggy convertible. After a safety briefing on arrival, enjoy a buggy driving on gravel roads above Lumbarda Village with its gorgeous landscape full of olive groves and vineyards. This exciting buggy drive goes along gravel roads winding through gorgeous countryside, passing olive groves, sweeping vineyards and picturesque hamlets. You'll stop at the famous Lumbarda sandy beach “Pržina,” where they will be plenty of time to enjoy sun, and underwater life. Snorkel equipment will be provided if you choose, or you can simply relax and enjoy the gorgeous views.Itinerary 10:00 – Pick up with premium Mercedes Benz Van10:15 – 10:30 – Tour & Safety Introduction10:30 – 11:15 – Buggy driving11:15 – 12:15 – Agrotourism visit and wine tasting12:15 – 12:45 – Buggy driving12:45 – 13:30 – Swim & snorkel stop at a sandy beach with refreshments13:30 – 14:00 – Buggy drive14:15 – Return transfer to your hotels

$470.30 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Dalmatian Highlights 7-Day Cruise Aboard the Adriatic Pearl

DAY 1, SATURDAY; EMBARKATION IN DUBROVNIK (Gruz harbor)Your trip starts from 14:00 onward. Board your vessel and enjoy a welcome drink and a snack, and get a chance to meet your cruise director and the crew of “Adriatic Pearl." Captain's orders and safety measures will be explained to you. Later that night you will have dinner on board. Overnight in Dubrovnik.DAY 2, SUNDAY; DUBROVNIK – KORCULAIn the morning after breakfast, you will be transferred to the Old Town gate where you will join a guided tour of Dubrovnik. In the early afternoon, you will depart for the island of Korcula. Overnight in Korcula.DAY 3, MONDAY; KORCULA – PUCISCA (Island of Brac) - OMIŠAfter breakfast you will sail to the Island of Brac, passing through the scenic Peljesac channel, around the tip of the Peljesac Peninsula and the southeastern tip of the Island of Hvar. After docking at Pucisca, you can join a short visit to a stonemasonry school where you will learn about "Brac limestone." In the afternoon you can join an optional boat excursion up the Cetina River. Overnight in Omiš.DAY 4, TUESDAY; OMIŠ – SPLIT – excursion Skradin, Sibenik and TrogirAfter breakfast you will join an excursion to Sibenik, Skradin and Trogir. You'll depart Omis by coach bus, traveling through the karst Sibenik hinterland to reach Skradin. Your next stop will be in town of Sibenik, where you'll enjoy a guided tour. Before arrival in Split, you will make another quick stop in Trogir. Finally, you will arrive in Split's Old Town, where you can join an optional walking tour with a local guide. Dinner is on-board your ship. Overnight in Split.DAY 5, WEDNESDAY; SPLIT – HVAR (Island of HVAR) – VELA LUKA (Island of Korcula)Today you will sail to Hvar, known as the sunniest island in Croatia. Your destination is the town of Hvar, an area of immense beauty that buzzes with vibrant energy in the summer sun. Upon arrival, a local guide will take you for a walk around the ancient streets of Hvar. After the guided walking tour of Hvar, you will set sail to Korcula Island. Arrival in Vela Lula in the late afternoon. Overnight in Vela Luka.DAY 6, THURSDAY; VELA LUKA (Island of KORCULA) – POMENA (Island of MLJET) - SLANOThursday morning, after leaving behind the stunning beauty of Vela Luka, your Captain will hand-pick a bay where he will drop anchor for swimming and sunbathing. After the swim break, continue sailing to Pomena on the island of Mljet. Overnight in Slano.DAY 7, FRIDAY; SLANO – DUBROVNIKAfter breakfast you are free to take an optional guided tour, the "Taste of Dalmatia," and make a visit to Ston. Later, set sail for Dubrovnik and cruise beneath Dubrovnik's city walls and into the port of Gruž. Overnight in Dubrovnik.DAY 8, SATURDAY; DUBROVNIKAfter your last breakfast on board, disembark by 09:00 AM.

$1385.88 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Korcula Island 5-Day Croatian Islands Hike and Bike Adventure

ItineraryDay 1: from Dubrovnik to Korcula island (B, L)Stop At: Korcula Adventures, Korcula Island, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, DalmatiaTravel from Dubrovnik to Korcula Island and your accommodations in Lumbarda Village. Stop in Ston, which is famous for the largest stone wall in Europe. Explore with your private tour guide, and after the small tour of Stone Walls, have lunch with wine tasting. Get the chance to try the best oysters in this part of the Europe. After arrival at the accommodation, discuss the the itinerary of your bike and hike adventure.Duration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Daily Continental or English style breakfast • Lunch: Mediterranean four course Lunch Accommodation included: 4 nights in five star boutiqe villa on korcula islandDay 2: Mljet Island Croatian National Park (B, L)Stop At: Mljet National Park, Mljet Island, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, DalmatiaEnjoy full breakfast on your villa balcony overlooking the stunning Lumbarda village bay and Adriatic sea. After the breakfast your guide will escort you to a nearby jetty and have a short briefing about safety. Fit our bikes on the yacht and head to Island Mljet National Park. Disembark in Mljet Island and cycle around the national park sea lakes (approx 8km). The National park is famous for its two salt lakes in the north end of the island, and the 12th century Benedictine monastery. Last but not least enjoy a delicious Dalmatian lunch before going back to your accommodation.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Lunch: Mediterranen lunch on Yacht • BreakfastAccommodation included: Five star boutique Villa on Korcula IslandDay 3: Lastovo Island -Park of Nature PreservedStop At: Lastovo, Lastovo Island, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, DalmatiaLeave for Lastovo Island in the morning. Explore the green island in the midst of the blue Adriatic open sea, surrounded by numerous small silver islands.The Lastovo archipelago was declared a Nature Park in 2006. You will bike, hike and explore Lastovo for approximately 10km.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Lunch: Mediterranean four course lunch on board • BreakfastAccommodation included: Five star villa on korcula IslandDay 4: Peljesac Peninsula -Wine empireStop At: Ston City Walls, Ston, Peljesac Peninsula, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, DalmatiaAfter great breakfast, make your way to the second biggest half island in Croatia, Peljesac.This is a sensational ride full of variety, mountainous coastal scenery and of course some undulations. As we near the town of Orebic, we have great views of the islands of Korcula to the West and Hvar to the East Mljet island (route of appox 12 km).Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Lunch: Mediterranean four curse lunch • BreakfastAccommodation included: Five starr Villa On KorculaDay 5: Bye bye dayPass By: Korcula Adventures, Korcula Island, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, DalmatiaAfter breakfast, depart from Korcula island and head back to Dubrovnik airport with your private chauffeur.Meals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$150.14 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Mljet Island Yacht Excursion from Korcula Island

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Korcula Town Museum, Korcula Town, Korcula Island, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, DalmatiaPick up point at the Korcula Old town East Port by The KONZUM grocery shop and KORCULA ADVENTURES officeStop At: Mljet National Park, Mljet Island, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, Dalmatia 10:00 AM – Pick up at your respective hotels 10:15 AM – 10.45.Yacht cruise to Pomena village on Mljet Island 11.00. AM – 14.30.Free time for snorkeling and swimming, visit to the islet of St. Marry & the Benedictine monastery 14:30 – 15:30 – 3 course Mediterranean lunch served on the yacht 15:30 – 16:30 – Time for swimming snorkeling and SUP boarding 16.30 – 17.00. – Yacht cruise back to Korcula islandDuration: 6 hours

$69.29 Shore Excursions

Korcula Island Sea Kayaking Tour and Snorkel Combo

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productEnjoy a whirlwind tour of dozens of alluring islets aboard a speed boat before being escorted directly to Korcula’s most secluded bays, best beaches and enchanting snorkel spots. You’ll have the chance to discover hidden portions of the island’s spectacular coastline only accessible by sea kayak. For the snorkeling portion of the trip, expect to encounter a fantastic diversity of marine life, ranging from schools of teeming fish, to octopus, crabs, sea urchins and starfish, as well as unbelievable underwater visibility.In addition to all the water-based fun, we’ll also come ashore to explore the breath-taking and historically-significant islets of Badija and Vrnik, where you’ll have the opportunity to admire the remarkably well-preserved fourteenth-century architecture.Duration: 4 hoursLocation: Korcula Old City, Korcula Island, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, Dalmatia

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