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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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  • 13e century old city with narrow streets. Only 300 people are still living inside the old walls. Many terraces as well as stone balconies. One of the most beautiful (and peaceful in sept) old city we ...  more »
  • is virtually extinct, almost all shops are closed. We are driven by ferry from Orebic there, and have provided about 3 1/2 hours to the tour and lunch. Korcula town is architecturally beautiful, you can see all of the restaurants closed in the winter and can imagine what's going on in the summer there. In the winter, you can visit all buildings from the outside, which is also nice, construction elements there are from the 16th century to residential homes, that are definitely worth a visit.
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  • We visited Korcula in November and officially the season is over. For us that was a delight as we could wander around and explore and take photos unhindered by others. There wasn't much open but for m...  more »