Vela Luka - a great destination for a family vacation
We all know who Marko Polo is, but few in the world know he was born in Croatia, on the beautiful island of Korčula. Just like the adventurer and explorer above you have to discover Vela Luka, a small town located within a spacious sea bay, with beautiful beaches, hidden coves, centuries-old olive groves, vineyards and pine forests. Due to its exceptional geographical location, this place is one of the safest anchorages and ports for boaters, so you will encounter many yachts and sailboats on the island. In addition to its unreal nature, panoramic views, mild climate with plenty of sunshine, clean sea, rich history, excellent gastronomy, the finest wines and oils, this fairytale island offers its visitors the dream accommodation.
Villa Vela Luka, located right next to the beach, in the natural shade of pine trees, bathed in the sun and the scent of the Mediterranean, can become a favorite spot of the whole family. The villa has enough space and privacy for all, the rooms are spacious with a view of the open sea, common areas adapted to your needs for rest and relaxation, kitchen fully equipped with modern appliances, spacious terrace for socializing with the family, garden, private parking and swimming pool , are only part of the offer of this villa. Near the villa, in addition to the beautiful beaches, is the very center of the town where you can enjoy strolling through the old stone core, sightseeing monuments, enjoying conversations with kind hosts or visiting the Cultural Center with museum, gallery and city library, preserves cultural and the historical heritage of the place.
Vela Luka has always been known as a place of numerous artists, so today there are about 30 of them living and working there. So don't be surprised if you come across something creative and different every step of the way. The most famous Croatian singers come from this place, so often you can hear the original Klapa singing on the streets. Younger people can find fun at the disco club or the many cafes that host concerts in the summer. Vela Luka is also a well-known destination for gastronomic tourism, so you can taste local specialties in the place, or go to a nearby farm where traditional authentic Dalmatian cuisine and local wines are offered in authentic Dalmatian surroundings.
The most famous beaches in the town are Vranac, which can be reached by boat from the town center in 5 minutes, as well as the beaches of the islands of Proizd and Ošjak, also known as the island of love, which can also be reached by boat. These islets will delight you with their unspoiled nature, the energy they radiate, the peace and quiet that blends crickets perfectly. Everyone who bathed in Vela Luka or in the nearby islands, was amazed by the color of the sea. The turquoise color of the sea and the whiteness of the beaches are images that will be etched in your memory forever. Dog's friendly beach is decorated and marked in Vela Luka. Vela Luka is also ideal for recreationists who, in addition to water sports, can try hiking for miles on hiking trails and cycling with unreal panoramic views. Particularly interesting is a visit to the Vela Cave, a world-famous historical site, where remains from the Early Stone Age were found. From Vela Luka you can also visit Dubrovnik, the jewel of the Mediterranean, as well as other top tourist destinations such as Split, Hvar or the town of Korčula. Enjoy a villa located near the sea and book it for the whole family. It will be their most beautiful and turquoise surprise!