John & Rachael's choice of Korcula Island's best tours, accommodation & transfers
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.
CYCLE...They say no-one ever forgets how to ride a bike. Fortunately 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.
SUN-BATHE... Sun-seekers will surely 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"
UNWIND... 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.
GO FISH... Not the card game, but try your luck at the real McCoy!
DAY TRIP... Explore more of Croatia's Dalmatian region and take a day trip to Dubrovnik, Split, Hvar, Mljet, Orebic or Ston.
Due to Korcula's unique positioning, all of the above can be visited in a day. Dubrovnik with its well known walled town (a larger Korcula), as well as the likes of Mljet for its beautiful national park, Orebic for its pebble beaches and Ston for its world class oysters and mussles.
RIDE THE WAVES... Embrace the wind and learn how to sail or windsurf around Korcula.
KAYAK... What better way to explore the coastline and nearby islets than paddling through the crystal clear waters by kayak to find your own private cove.
EXPLORE THE DEEP... The Adriatic on Croatia’s Dalmatian coast holds some of the clearest waters for scuba diving and snorkelling; with shipwrecks, over 200 species of fish and various other fascinating sea creatures to spot. Dupin Dive to book Diving on Korcula - www.croatiadiving.com
LISTEN... Numerous bars and 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.
ARCHAEOLOGY... Visit the caves at Vela Luka and learn about 20,000 years of history!
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.
CHALLENGE... Take to the region’s highest peak and climb Mount Ilija above Orebic, for unparalleled views of Korcula Island and the surrounding archipelago.
TRAVEL... Make yourself mobile by renting a boat, scooter or car and explore the less visited villages and coastal spots on Korcula.
EAT... There's no where better to sample fresh-fish and seafood than on the Dalmatian coast, as well as other mouth-watering specialities. Book with us & receive our complimentary Food Guide.
DRINK... Visit one or more of the various wineries on Korcula to sample the delicious local wines straight from the barrel. Book with us and receive our complimentary Food & Drink Guide.
HISTORY & ARCHITECTURE... Explore Korcula old town with its various museums, historical buildings, numerous churches and the architectural wonder, the Cathedral of St Mark.
Join us on our relaxed and informal Walking & Wine Tasting Tour in Lumbarda or our more energetic Cycling & Wine Tasting Tour
Learn more about wine grown on the Peljesac on a Cycling & Wine Tasting Tour
Enjoy the stunning Adriatic sea on an archipelago boat trip plus optional fishing
Korcula produces some fantastic wine, choose from a wide selection of our tasting tours
Take a horse-trek across the Peljesac Peninsula and enjoy spectacular views
If you would like us to arrange a private trip to any nearby destination, please contact us with your special requests
About Korcula > Things to Do
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.
For specific information about each village or town, read our Places to Visit section.
We also offer a wide range of tours and excursions on Korcula or can tailor make a tour based upon your interests.
Below are some top things to do and see, which we think you should consider to make the most of your holiday on Korcula.
Learn how to shape traditional pasta & enjoy a local meal in Zrnovo
Combine Yoga, a healthy hike & a nutritious meal on a Detox Day
We can arrange various driven tours of Island Korcula
Enjoy a Croatian cooking class on the Island of Korcula