Mandrac Beach – Korcula Beach Mandrac , 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). The 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 @ Mandrac Beach in Korcula Small marina / jetty @ Mandrac Beach in Korcula Views from Mandrac toward the channel Windsurfers and Kitesurfers in the Channel (viewed from Mandrac) – Korcula Locals at Mandrac – 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 Mandrac Beach: Location coordinates:42.962813, 17.129296 Other beaches and info: