About Island Korcula

Secluded from the coastline by narrow Peljesac Strait, Korcula counts as the sixth largest island in the Adriatic Sea. Located in the very heart of Dalmatian archipelago, it hides plenty of fascinating natural sights such as unnamed coves, lost valleys and wild beaches. Settlements of Korcula , in addition to the one named after the island, include Vela Luka, Lumbarda, Racisce, Cara and many other. The great Croatian explorer and sail man Marco Polo was born on Korcula, as can be learned in this museum dedicated to this great adventurer. Spirituality of Gothic and Renaissance period has been preserved thanks to Cathedral of St. Mark, constructed in 14th century. Also, the island serves as home to Moreska warrior dance, during which real blades are clashed, causing awe and joy in always plentiful audience.

Island Korcula
Korčula, Croatia

Royal Clipper Visiting Korcula Island

One of the most unique ships in the world, the Swedish vessel Royal Clipper, is enjoying the hospitality of waters around Korcula Island in Croatia. The large tall ship is traditionally routing Mediterranean seas in summer season and is no stranger to Adriatic coasts. Royal Clipper is one of the biggest sailings ships in the world, listed in Guinness World Records as the largest square-rigged vessel in service. She has more than 5200 square meters of sail, yet can be easily operated by crew of merely twenty members due to specially designed control mechanism. Always an inspiring naval mean of transport, Royal Clipper will continue her voyages around world seas. Yet, we are sure this wasn’t her last arrival to…

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