Korcula Old City, Korcula Island

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Visit Korcula Old City to see the alleged birthplace of Marco Polo, the wayward traveler of China and Mongolia. Climb the houses' tower for a panoramic view of the town. Wander the medieval, walled city, exploring the narrow streets and noticing the Venetian-style houses. The 15th-century St. Mark's Cathedral, built in the Gothic-Renaissance style, dominates the town center. At the Korcula Town Museum, admire ancient Greek artifacts, historical shipbuilding tools, Renaissance architectural carvings, and coats of arms exhibits. Plan your visit to Korcula Old City and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Korcula Town family vacation planner.
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  • August 17, 2017
    This place felt like a mini Dubrovnik, the whole vibe was so similar. Both places are packed with tourists and things are really overpriced. This island is good for a day trip or a night's stay, if co...  more »
  • August 17, 2017
    Korcula old city is charming and as its high on a hill there is a lovely breeze which helped to break the heat a bit. Not too much to see and generally a lot of more of the same on offer in all of the...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    We visited Korcula as a day trip from Dubrovnik. This included a enjoyable bus trip where we stopped at the small village of Ston for around an hour This has marvellous fortress walls that go all the ...  more »

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