Mandrač Beach – Korcula
Beach Mandrač , pronounced “ mandrach” ( meaning small boat marina) in is on about 10 min walk West from Sveti Nikola Korcula Old Town.
The beach runs down the coast from the
towards Maksimilijan Vanka Museum / Collection Strecica bay, passing right along the walls of into the small marina / jetty. Sveti Nikola Church and Monastery
The beach is comprised of
large rocks, stones as well as some patches of pebbles that are ideal for small children.
The waters around Mandrac are crystal clear and very clean – great place to
Mandrac beach is a very popular swimming spot for locals though still (often) undiscovered by ordinary visitors of
A convenient addition to the beach is recently opened
(free wifi) that offers comfortable seating and selection of good food and drinks. Maksimilijan Gardens Beach Bar
Facing West, the beach is sunny from mid morning until very late afternoon / dusk – the time of ‘ golden (magic) hour‘ when you can enjoy the colours of sunset.
The beach is considered as one of the
most romantic places on the Island to . watch sunset
Mornings here in the summer are cool and nice as sun is on the other side and
Monastery walls provide welcoming shade, while afternoons tend to get pretty warm. Throughout the whole day some shade is available on certain points of the beach.
Due to it location along the open and unsheltered cost, the beach can be
very windy when Maestral or Bura are blowing. However, it is fairly sheltered from Siloko / Jugo wind. (see the windrose).
main access to the beach is by small path descending down to seashore. There is just one step from the path to the sea so some parts of the beach has a good wheelchair as well as pushchair access.
Nearest public transport (
bus, taxi, water taxi) is on about 15 minutes walk. Nearest
cafe / restaurant is Maksimilijan Gardens (just there) Nearest
supermarket is on 10 min walking distance Photos taken on Mandrac Beach:
Stones @ Mandrač Beach in Korcula
Small marina / jetty @ Mandrač Beach in Korcula
Views from Mandrač toward the channel
Windsurfers and Kitesurfers in the Channel (viewed from Mandrač) – Korcula
Locals at Mandrač – views towards the Monastery
Lazy afternoon in Mandrac with great views
Sunbathing on Mandrac beach, Korcula
Sunbathing inside the small marina Mandrac, Korcula
Some simple artwork left behind in Mandrac, Korcula
Sunset in Mandrac @ partly cloudy day in June
Mandrac and stretch of coast near Sveti NIkola Monastery, Korcula – late Spring
some additional photos are
and here here Location Map of
Location coordinates: 42.962813, 17.129296 Other beaches and info: