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Stupe – Korcula Archipelago

Stupe - Korcula Archipelago

Vela Stupa ( Stupe) – Korcula archipelago Stupe are two small islands – Vela and Mala Stupa –  among a dozen of other islands of Korcula Archipelago. The islands feature a small pebble beach as well as several large areas of smooth rocks suitable for sunbathing. The beach on the northern coast …

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Vaja Beach

Vaja Beach

Vaja Beach near village of Racisce – a small beach with white pebbles and azure sea water. It is a picturesque and romantic place, isolated and rarely visited. It is located about 1km north of Racisce. One can reach it by tarmac road that leads from the far end of the …

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Račišće

Račišće

Račišće is a village nested around the deep bay that is carved on the Northern coast of Korcula Island facing Peljesac Peninsula. It is located about 12 kilometres from Korcula Old Town and is connected with Korcula by a narrow asphalted road that runs from Korcula Town through the bays …

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Blato

Blato

Blato, a town in the interior of the island of Korcula (4-odd km from the coast), 7 km south-east of Vela Luka. It lies on the eastern edge of the Blato field. The economy is based on farming (Mediterranean crops). The chief arable land is the Blato field, which has …

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Prizba

Prizba

Prižba is area covering stretch of land on Korcula Island‘s southern shores close to the Blato, Smokvica , Brna and Istruga. It faces open sea and Lastovo Island as well as Islets Cerin, Stupa, Crklica, Sridnjak and Vrhovnjak . Prizba consist of two bays : Vela and Mala Prizba that …

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Strećica

Strećica

Strećica is a small bay on the western side of Korcula Town, located just after Sveti Nikola street along the way to Novi Puti. Once on the crossroads, turn right downhill to follow the road along the sea shore. The bay is encircled by the row of nice, detached houses …

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Medvinjak – Korcula

Medvinjak - Korcula

Medvinjak is a bay in the near vicinity of Korcula Old Town. It got its name after a seal (morski medvjed = seal) that use to live in this bay long time ago. It takes about 15 to 20 min walk to reach Medvinjak bay from the very centre of …

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Pavja Luka Beach and Bay

Pavja Luka Beach and Bay

Pavja Luka beach is located in a small secluded bay of Pavja Luka on southern shores of Korcula Island. This is about 15 km from Korcula Town and in more or less near vicinity of the village of Zrnovo. This is a nice pebble beach with clear waters and not …

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Istruga

Istruga

Istruga – bay in vicinity of Brna and Smokvica Istruga – birds view Istruga Beach Istruga Bay and Beach near Smokvica and Brna:  an unusual beach situated in the small bay on southern side of island of Korcula. Istruga is well known for it’s healing mud which covers the bottom of …

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Žitna

Žitna

Žitna is hidden little bay on the south side of Korcula Island bordered by Mediterranean flora and large pine trees. It is located very close to the bay of Zavalatica – on its eastern side and village of Cara. Zitna is connected by narrow and asphalted road to both of …

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