korčula

Town of Marco Polo

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Korčula enchants the senses with its timeless beauty and casts an everlasting spell of wonder on those who tread upon its ancient stone.
The Moreška sword dance in Korčula town, as well as the sword dances of Kumpanija and Moštra in Čara, Pupnat and Žrnovo are as much rooted in the history and soul of the island, as are the brotherhoods with bind the community.
Immerse yourself in Korčula's narrow walkways and discover adorned palaces and elegant houses; while in the evening, follow the fading light to reveal a glorious Adriatic sunset.

COVID-19

INFORMATION

Information on travel to Croatia and Island Korčula Information on travel to Croatia and Island Korčula
Information on travel to Croatia and Island Korčula
INFORMATION ON TRAVEL
  • TO CROATIA
  • AND ISLAND KORČULA
  • Cultural heritage, great food, superb wine, untamed nature, beautiful beaches, vineyards and olive grows, various outdoor activities.......#Korcula has it all ☀

To facilitate faster passing Croatian border, all the foreign citizens traveling to Croatia are invited to register online: www.entercroatia.mup.hr. The persons traveling who fill in the online form will not be additionally held at the border crossings for data collection, as the border police will already have their data registered. As well the person that register online will receive an e-mail that will provide instructions and recommendations by the Croatian Institute of Public Health. The travellers that do not register online will be asked to do so at the border crossing, which will require an additional waiting time.
The citizens of 10 EU countries (Czech Republic, Hungary, Austria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia and Germany), will no longer be obliged to provide a proof of reason for entering Croatia. They will be allowed to enter Croatia under the same conditions as prior to out brake of COVID-19, still with epidemiological control and obligation to follow the recommendations issued by Croatian Institute of Public Health.
At the border crossing the citizens of the above listed countries will be registered with following information registered: travel destination, mobile number and e-mail, in the case they need to be contacted for health reasons.


TRAVELLING TO ISLAND KORČULA IS NOW POSSIBLE:
Ferry and catamaran lines: Arrival by boat
Prices of car ferries:
The increase of prices for all the ferry lines has been postponed (as of 29. May).


More information on flights to Croatia:
Croatia Airlines has announced that they will begin service from Amsterdam effective May 25th and will also increase the daily flights from Frankfurt. Croatia Airlines continues discussions about reinstating other flights, such as Brussels and London, but all are pending further approval. For more information on Croatia Airlines flights, please check their website, or the websites of companies with which you plan to travel.
Arrival by airplane

Bus from Dubrovnik and Zagreb: Arrival by bus
We are forwarding an example of the confirmation of accommodation booking / charter services / etc. as a proof of accommodation booking in an accommodation establishment needed enter the Republic of Croatia, as a tourist.
Note: The Confirmation can be printed in a form of a document or as an e-mail. The persons traveling must present it when entering Republic of Croatia.

* The timetables and start of service is dependent upon the individual company. Please check directly with the service provider in order to ensure accuracy, as timetables and service may change at any time.
Korčula Tourist Board new address-We use this opportunity to inform you that Korčula Tourist Board is now located at a new address: Trg 19. Travnja 1921. Br. 40 (Plokata, former OTP bank).

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Lesic Dimitri Palace restaurant (LD Terrace), led by the chef Marko Gajski has been awarded one Michelin Guide star-Korčula Tourist Board
Korčula Tourist Board - Lesic Dimitri Palace restaurant (LD Terrace), led by the chef Marko Gajski has been awarded one Michelin Guide star

LESIC DIMITRI PALACE RESTAURANT
'LD TERRACE'
LED BY THE CHEF MARKO GAJSKI
HAS BEEN AWARDED
ONE MICHELIN GUIDE STAR

Konoba Mate and Filippi Restaurant this year continue to be on the list of recommended restaurants.

Marco Polo challenge-press invitation-Korčula Tourist Board
Korčula Tourist Board - K3

'MARCO POLO CHALLENGE'
Due to the present situation with regards to COVID 19 (Coronavirus) and following extensive consultations with the partners and with the Croatian Triathlon Association it was decided that the Marco Polo Challenge triathlon event will be postponed. The Marco Polo Challenge – Korčula triathlon was planned to be organised 24.-26. April on the island of Korčula, Croatia, as we have informed you a few months ago. As of today (19. March 2020) the Croatian National Headquarters of the Civil Protection issued restrictions with regards to temporary ban of border crossing as well as with regards to work of public places, cultural events and sport events, just to name a few. The ban is planned to last for 30 days. Therefore, following communication with the Croatian Triathlon Association it has been decided that the Marco Polo Challenge – Korčula Triathlon will be postponed for October 2020. All the information on the coming activities will be available on http://marcopolochallenge.com/, FB profile and by e-mails as well as on visitkorcula.eu.

Exhibition Kumpanija from Vela Luka on the island Korčula

JAVNI POZIV
za prijavu rješenja suvenira Grada Korčule u 2020. godini

Certificirani korčulanski suvenir

Na XV. sjednici Turističkog vijeća Turističke zajednice Grada Korčule održanoj 14.11.2019. godine, donesena je odluku o objavi Javnog poziva za prijavu rješenja suvenira Grada Korčule u 2020. godini - Certificirani korčulanski suvenir.
Ciljevi ovog projekta su promocija Grada i otoka Korčule, poticanje razvoja novih proizvoda i ideja temeljenih na tradiciji Grada i otoka te lokalne proizvodnje. Nadalje, poticanje stvaranja zajedničkog identiteta kroz razvoj novih suvenira otoka Korčule te povećanje vidljivosti Grada i otoka kroz pozitivne aktivnosti.
Projekt se provodi u skladu sa Strategijom razvoja turizma Grada Korčule (2017.-2022.) te u skladu s Planom upravljanja starom gradskom jezgrom.

ROK ZA DOSTAVU JE PRODULJEN
DO 17. veljače 2020.g.

OBAVIJEST-JAVNI POZIV

PRIJAVNICA

Panorama svjetionika Jadrana - Korčula
Plovput - Panorama svjetionika Jadrana - Korčula

Zvonko Letica

PRVO STOLJEĆE I PO
KORČULANSKOG TURIZMA

Knjigu predstavlja Aljoša Milat

September 27, Centar za kuturu 19:00, Korčula

awesome events

YOU SHOULD SEE IT

Marco Polo Challenge in Korčula
Marco Polo Challenge will include the entire island of Korčula.
MARCO POLO CHALLENGE
IN KORČULA
  • 24 to 26 April 2020
  • Korčula Island, Croatia

Marco Polo Challenge is jointly organized by Triathlon club Split, Korčula Tourist Board and Town of Korčula in co-operation with Vela Luka and Smokvica municipalities and their tourist boards. Marco Polo Challenge will include the entire island of Korčula. Korčula has ideal conditions for all types of active tourism and outdoor sports. The Island of Korčula with numerous cycling and walking routes and ideal conditions for all the water sports is an ideal destination for all lovers of active tourism and outdoor sports.

Therefore, start your triathlon season on the most beautiful island on the Adriatic.

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Sword dance festival in Korčula
Twenty-two years ago (1997) this festival was initiated to include for the first time, all sword dance groups of the island.
SWORD DANCE FESTIVAL
IN KORČULA
  • next festival
  • June 12th 2020

A primary goal was to preserve the island's unique traditional and historical heritage of sword dancing. Under the leadership of Mihajlo Grgić, President of the Tourist Board of Korčula, with Stanka Kraljević, Director of the tourist office, the island-wide festival was established along with the artistic management by Dr. Goran Oreb.

His prior island dance experiences along with his theatrical choreographic knowledge created the first spectacular scenario with village sword dance groups entering the city accompanied by their bagpipers and drummers.

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Korkyra baroque festival in Korčula
The Korkyra Baroque Festival was established in 2012 in order to promote local and international music and cultural heritage.
KORKYRA BAROQUE FESTIVAL
IN KORČULA
  • end of August
  • September

The unquestionable cultural and touristic success of the Korkyra Baroque Festival is founded on a superior artistic musical offer, which has been drawing tourists from around the world for several years now and has enriched the tourist cultural offer of the island of Korčula, the peninsula of Pelješac and Dubrovnik.

Concerts promote the churches of Korčula as cultural monuments, but also the unique cultural history of the entire County of Dubrovnik-Neretva.

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Immerse yourself in Korčula's narrow walkways and discover adorned palaces and elegant houses; while in the evening, follow the fading light to reveal a glorious Adriatic sunset.
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