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KORCULA EXPLORER

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Take a walk

Stretch your legs and appreciate the unspoilt nature on the Island of Korcula. The island is a walker’s paradise, with many simply beautiful walks and stunning hiking trails.

 

Top Things to do on Korcula Island

A holiday to Korcula is all about enjoying the best things in life in a fantastic place surrounded by natural beauty; throw in a few great activities to keep you busy and you, like us, will never want to leave.

 

We have carefully created a range of tours on Korcula that ensures you experience the very best of what Korcula can offer.

 

Below are the top things to do and see, which we think you should consider to make the most of your holiday on Korcula.

More Ideas of Things to Do

Go cycling

One of the most enjoyable ways to see Korcula is by bicycle, with nice and easy routes for those out of practice, as well as plenty of hilly challenges; all lead through breathtaking scenery to great final destinations.

Things to do on Korcula Island - Go cycling on Korcula

Sun-Bathe

Sun-seekers will not be disappointed when they find themselves enjoying the sun and sea at one of the gorgeous white pebbled beaches. Here you can see some of our favourite beaches on the island - "Korcula Beaches"

Relax and Un-wind

After a day in the sun, watch the sun go down over the hills whilst enjoying your favourite cocktail at one of Korcula's cocktail bars.

 

 

Take to the water

Embrace the wind and learn how to sail or windsurf around Korcula. Hire a kayak and peddle around the archipelago. Or take a boat trip and enjoy the stunning Korcula Island coastline.

Things to do on Korcula Island - Learn wind surfing on Korcula Island

Listen to music

Numerous bars & restaurants offer live performances nightly, from the modern covers to traditional Croatian folk music and the beautiful harmony of a local Klapa (a cappella) group. There's also a range of music festivals throughout the summer.

Watch a Sword Dance

Marvel at the skilful sword dancers performing in the Moreska (Korcula old town) or Kumpanija (Blato, Pupnat, Smokvica or Cara) or Mostra in Zrnovo.

 

 

Archaeology

Visit Vela Spila at Vela Luka and learn about 20,000 years of history!

 

History & Architecture

Explore Korcula old town with its various museums, historical buildings, numerous churches and the architectural wonder, the Cathedral of St Mark.

Taste local food

There's no where better to sample fresh-fish and seafood than on the Dalmatian coast, as well as other mouth-watering specialities such as peka and zrnovski makaruni.  

 

 

Wine Tasting

Visit one or more of the various wineries on Korcula to sample the delicious local wines. Korcula is famous for it's white wines, in particularly Grk,  Posip and Rukatac.

Work (but not too hard!)

Get your hands dirty picking olives (October/November) or grapes (August/September) with friendly locals and enjoy a meal of domestic delights thrown in for your efforts.

 

 

Hike Sv. Ilija

Take to the region’s highest peak and climb Mount Ilija above Orebic, for unparalleled views of Korcula Island and the surrounding archipelago.

Things to do on Korcula Island - Enjoy Views from Sv. Ilija above Orebic, Croatia

Travel the Island

Korcula Island has so much more to see than just the Old Town. Make yourself mobile by renting a boat, scooter or car and explore the less visited villages and coastal spots on Korcula. Or hire a friendly local driver to show you the highlights.

 

 

 

Day Trip

Explore more of Croatia's Dalmatian region and take a day trip to Dubrovnik, Split, Hvar, Mljet, Orebic or Ston.

 

Day Trip Ideas Things to do on Korcula Island - Let us arrange a private day trip from Korcula to another Dalmatian area Things to do on Korcula Island - Visit the Vela Spila cave at Vela Luka on Korcula Island Things to do on Korcula Island -Take a tour of Korcula Old Town Things to do on Korcula - Visit one of Korcula Island's beautiful beaches Things to do on Korcula - Watch a sword dance - Moreska, Kumpanija or Mostra Things to do on Korcula Island - Try local food Things to do on Korcula Island - Go wine tasting Things to do on Korcula Island - Go scuba diving Things to do on Korcula Island - Join grape or olive harvest Things to do on Korcula Island - Hire a scooter or car and explore the island Things to do on Korcula Island - Take a walk Things to do on Korcula Island - Enjy a cocktail and watch the sunset Things to do on Korcula - Listen to a concert

Go fish

Not the card game, but try your luck at the real McCoy! Make sure you get a license to fish or join a fishing tour.

Things to do on Korcula Island - Fishing on Korcula Island

Try Korcula's Liquid Gold

Korcula boasts several exceptional award winning olive oil producers. The

towns of Blato & Vela Luka

lay claim to the island's best quality oils. But almost every family on the island produces oil of their own, so the more you get to try, the better.

Beer Tasting

All over the world the craft beer scene is on the rise. Likewise, this is the case throughout Croatia, even Korcula. Several of the local bars offer craft beers from around the country and there is also a small brewery on the island.

Starting at only 12€ for our Self Guided Cycling Tour to Lumbarda, our tours suit all budgets.

Get a bird's eye view

There's many opportunities to get up high to enjoy panoramic views. For example climb the Cathedral bell tower or the Land Gate in Korcula Old Town.  

 

 

Things to do on Korcula Island - Enjoy the views from above

Explore the deep

The Adriatic on Croatia’s Dalmatian coast holds some of the clearest waters for scuba diving and snorkelling; with shipwrecks and over 200 species of fish.

 

 

 

Book with us & receive our complimentary Food & Drink Guide.

 

Contact Dupin Dive to book Diving on Korcula www.croatiadiving.com

Things to do on Korcula - Taste delicious Olive OIl made locally on the island.

 

Marko Polo Fest - July 2019

Jazz Festival - August 2019

Baroque Music Festival - September 2019

 

The Moreska is performed in Korcula Town:

every Thursday in June & September

every Monday and Thursday in July & August

 

Contact the Vela Luka Tourist Office to check opening times of the cave

 

Contact the Korcula Tourist Office to organise a tour of the Old Town with a professional guide

Taste beer on Korcula - Things to do on Korcula Island