Helpful Korcula Travel Guides & Planning Tips

Korcula Island Holiday Planning & Travel Guides

Korcula Island Holiday Planning & Travel Guides

When John and I back-packed around Europe 10 or so years ago, we lugged a chunky Lonely Planet guidebook and a hefty train timetable (we were interrailing) around with us the whole time! In today’s world of social media and blogging, the popularity of the guidebook may have dwindled a little. There’s some excellent on-line travel guides and plenty of real life accounts of people who have visited destinations and share their “insider” tips.

Here’s our low-down on some of the most useful websites and blogs on the internet to help you plan your holiday to Korcula this year.

General Information about Korcula

Information about Korcula Island

Korcula Info: A plethora of advice and information from travel timetables to in-depth historical descriptions of places to visit on the island.

Korcula Explorer: Our website! Bringing you information about the island including suggestions of things to do in each village/town.

iKorcula: Local website including information about traditions, nature, beaches and things to do.

Time Spent in Korcula: Local Korcula blog which focuses on the people of the island art, events, history and tradition.

Tourist Boards: Each of the main town/villages on Korcula Island have their own websites. Useful for finding out what local events are taking place.

Korcula Town (including Cara, Pupnat & Racisce)




Vela Luka

General Travel Blogs featuring Korcula

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Photo Credit: Blue Sky Traveller

I really enjoy reading personal accounts of people visiting Korcula and learning about the things they did here or their travel tips. Here are a few of the best I’ve read:

Adventurous Kate: Korcula in the land of Marco Polo

Blue Sky Traveller: Soaking up the Croatian Sun in Korčula

Unlocking Kiki: 8 Things you must to do in Korcula

Roam & Recon: Korcula: Detailed breakdown of how to get there, where to stay, where to eat, what to do and how much it costs

kimkim: Unique Ways to Experience Korcula

Croatia Travel Blogs

There’s several really good websites and blog-sites covering the whole of Croatia with helpful practical tips that you can use, regardless of where you visit in Croatia. They also have specific pages about Korcula Island.

Chasing the Donkey

Chasing the Donkey

Since moving to Croatia a few years back, SJ, the spear-head behind Chasing the Donkey, writes in depth location guides and covers the less thought about topics.

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Exploring Korcula

Korcula Island Guide

Learn Croatian: The Basics

What to Pack

Driving in Croatia

Croatian Recipes

Frank About Croatia

Frank About Croatia

Canadian Frank, shares his beautiful photos, really helpful travel tips and some great advice for all types of travellers on his blog Frank About Croatia.

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Guide to Croatian Islands

Korcula Island Picnic Spots

First Time Travel to Croatia

Budget Tips

Croatia Travel Costs

Visit Croatia

Visti Croatia

Visit Croatia is a fully comprehensive guide of Croatia with interesting facts about the country and some great practical advice including getting to Croatia and travelling around he country. They also have an active forum for you to ask your travel related questions.

Our Pick of Useful Articles

Croatian Islands: Korcula

Getting to Croatia

Visa Requirements

Money in Croatia

Croatia Traveller

Croatia Traveller

Written by Jeanne Oliver, the author of many Croatia Travel guidebooks including the Lonely Planet & Europe on a shoestring, Croatia Traveller is frequently updated to include the latest travel news.

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Korcula Island

Top 10 Travel Croatia Tips: Do’s & Dont’s

Practical Information

When to go to Croatia


We hope some of these websites & guides will help you with you planning.

If you need some further help with your visit to Korcula Island, please leave your questions in the comments below.






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