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St. Catherine’s Church

St. Catherine's Church

St. Catherine’s Church, locally known as Crkva Svete Katarine, is located on a small side street, first turn right as you pass through the Old Town’s main entrance in Revelin tower. This Church got its current shape following reconstruction in the 16th century.  Sveta Katarina was originally built in 1422 by Kristo Vitinić. It is located …

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Churches in Korcula

Churches in Korcula

St Mark’s Cathedral Churches in Korcula Old Town St Michael’s Church (Crkva Svetog Mihovila) – This church is located opposite of the Town Hall, first ever mentioned in documents in 1408 and restored in 1615 when it actually got its Baroque appearance. Inside the church, there is a Renaissance pulpit …

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Best Accommodations in Korcula Old Town – Online Booking

Best Accommodations in Korcula Old Town - Online Booking

List of recommended accommodations in Korcula Old Town- hotels, hostels, b&bs: Hotel Korcula De La Ville ★★★☆☆ Enjoying a picturesque location in Korcula in front of the quay where boats from Split and Dubrovnik land, Hotel Korcula offers a unique view of the sea and is the oldest hotel in town. Prices from €56.00 – …

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Church Saint Roch or Rocco (Kapela Sveti Rok)

Church Saint Roch or Rocco (Kapela Sveti Rok)

Church Saint Roch or Rocco (Kapela Sveti Rok) is situated next to the Cathedral on the mains Town’s square. The altar of St. Rok is located on the eastern wall of the Chapel. It is raised above a marble staircase, constructed of colourful marble in 1767. This is the largest altar in …

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St Peter’s Church (Crkva Svetog Petra)

St Peter's Church (Crkva Svetog Petra)

St Peter’s Church (Crkva Svetog Petra) – This small Gothic church, dating from the 14th century, is one of the oldest in the Old Town. It’s located on the small square next to the Cathedral on the corner with Ulica Don Pavla Pose. The simple main facade is embellished with St Peter’s …

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Korcula Old Town

Korcula Old Town

KORCULA Old TOWN is a medieval walled city positioned on an oval-shaped swelling of land pointing deep into Peljesac Channel. The city itself is grooved with a succession of narrow streets that branch off the spine of the main street like the fish bone. Fishbone shape was used in Korcula …

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Puntin Beach – Korcula

Puntin Beach - Korcula

Above photo: Afternoon at Puntin in Korcula Old Town Puntin Beach is located in on the northern edge of Korcula Old Town and it Port,  popular with local windsurfers and people living nearby. The beach consists of a stretch of shingle/pebbles, row of large rocks, large stone slab/ platform great for sunbathing and sunset watching. The waters …

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Korcula Sightseeing Tour

Korcula Sightseeing Tour

Korcula is considered to be the birthplace of Marco Polo, and history and tradition are apparent when you walk along Korcula streets and squares. This town sightseeing tour includes a visit to the cultural and historical monuments of Korcula Old Town: St Mark’s Cathedral and other churches in the Old …

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Korcula Hotels

Korcula Hotels

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The column of St Marks Square

The column of St Marks Square

The column on St Mark’s Square is a large marble column situated in the south-west corner of the square. Erected on in 1515 the column is decorated with several coats of arms. This flag column (pillar) extends to the mast where the flag of Korcula Town is flown. Here are some photos: …

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