Private Tour Of Korcula: The Town Of Marco Polo - From Dubrovnik

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up from all vacation rentals, villas, apartments, and hotels within Dubrovnik. If your location is not accessible by car, we will contact you about a meeting poin.. read more
  • Return Details :
    Your hotel / accommodation
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

A private tour of Korcula by land with either a luxury sedan or minivan. Visit what is known as the birthplace of Marco Polo and enjoy everything this marvelous island has to offer. Stop on Peljesac along the way and choose to visit the salt-works or a wine-cellar, as well as Ston's ancient walls, the second largest in the world.

Highlights

  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

Know More about this tour

One of the most romantic island cities in Croatia, Korcula island is one of the top destinations for tourists that cruise the Adriatic. According to legend, it was founded by the Trojan hero Antenor, and was home to the Mesolithic and Neolithic peoples who first settled on this island. Most famously known to be the birth place of traveler Marco Polo in 1254, Korcula is now the second most populous island on the Adriatic, filled with historical and cultural heritage.

Ston is the first stop after departing from Dubrovnik. With well preserved city walls which once protected the town during the medieval times, Ston is a charming town with rich history. An optional visit to the ancient salt-works before continuing on the Peljesac peninsula will allow for an interesting stop on the tour.

Although your driver will not be accompanying you beyond the vehicle, he will act as a guide during the driving portion of your tour, and will be waiting until you are finished exploring at the destination.
Opt for the with guide option for an English-speaking guide which will accompany you for a tour at the destination and provide you with detailed information about the history, and answer all of your questions.  All guides are local, and licensed English-speaking professionals. Please contact us for availability in other languages.



Enjoy the beautiful green scenery, vineyards and blue bays along the way before arriving to Orebic to embark on a boat ride to the magnificent island of Korcula. Once in town, visit the cathedral, city museum, and the house of Marco Polo. Followed is free time to walk through the Old town and its abundant souvenir shops, and have lunch at a tavern of your choice serving many delicious Dalmatian specialities. After saying good-bye to this marvelous island, there is one last stop to be made on our return, as the Peljesac peninsula is known as one of the most famous Croatian wine regions. Enjoying in an extraordinary wine tasting is a delightful ending to the journey as we continue back to Dubrovnik.

Inclusions

Local taxes

Driver/guide

Hotel/port pickup and drop-off

Transport by private vehicle

Exclusions

Entrance fees (Cathedral & City Museum)

Visit of Wine Cellar (Incl. Wine Tasting) - 10 per person

Mandatory Boat Ride to Korcula - approx. 6 per person

Lunch

Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate