Enjoy the beauty of Pelješac peninsula and visit the home town of Marco Polo on this private day tour. Base tour includes 30min visit of town Ston where you will see second longest wall in Europe and the salt pans where salt has been processed and exported in the same way since Roman times. Continuing along Pelješac toward the tip of the peninsula, you can see vineyards where best Croatian wines are produced and perhaps taste some. From town of Orebić we take ferry to Korčula, the second most populated island in the Adriatic. Your guide will explain the geography and the history of this island, which is known for a delicious white wine called Pošip. Explore old town with guided walk by your driver/guide, spend some free time inside the walled old city of Korčula and take ferry boat back to Orebić in afternoon hours. Because this is a completely private tour, you can choose extra charged additions: to visit salt pans and town treasury in Ston, to visit the famous St. Mark's cathedral with its Museum of Icons or to make an extra stop along the way for oyster tasting.
In this tour there is option to get an extra hour in Korčula town, in cooperation with your driver/guide, if you take ferry leaving at 15:10 from Korčula.
Departure time of this tour is determined according to ferry time table and according to optional extras you may want to have. Our driver/guide will pick you up at your place of stay and start with 2h 30min drive towards Orebić. We will have 30min break in Ston complemented with walk through the town and coffee on the main square. Optional is 20min visit to salt pans During drive through picturesque landscape you will see vineyards, many small villages and family owned wineries before we arrival in Orebić port. On the way optional is oyster tasting in on-shore farm in village Drače. A boat drive across the channel takes 15min, we will be dropped off right in the old town and we’ll start with a 40min walking tour through the old town. During our walk we will visit walled old town of Korčula and optional is visit to famous St. Mark's cathedral with its Museum of Icons. Some free time and lunch are planned till 3pm, when we take ferry back on mainland and heading back to Dubrovnik. On the way back you can chose some of the optional extras like wine tasting in Matuško cellar.
BASE TOUR: English speaking driver/guide and air-conditioned vehicle for entire day (additional languages available upon request), pick-up and drop-off at your hotel/cruise ship, 30min walk through Ston old town, round trip ferry boat tickets from Orebić to Korčula island and 45min walk through Korčula old town.