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Velika kneževa kula: 42.961022, 17.134814
Mala kneževa kula: 42.961175, 17.135061
Riznica muzej: 42.961421, 17.136052
Utvrda Forteca: 42.958653, 17.130761
Plaža Bilin žal: 42.922010, 17.184540
Plaža Pržina: 42.918070, 17.184208
Pupnatska plaža: 42.927970, 17.002140
Vela spilja: 42.969790, 16.718220
Katedrala Sv. Marka: 42.961688, 17.136172
Brod za Orebić: 42.961743, 17.134791
Opis mjesta Korčula: 42.961834, 17.135975
Riva: 42.961947, 17.137078
Gradski muzej: 42.961604, 17.135969
Opis mjesta Vela Luka: 42.961545, 16.715880
Veliki Revelin: 42.960897, 17.135755
Opis mjesta Lumbarda: 42.922361, 17.170064
Zakerjan kula: 42.962665, 17.136554
Trgovački centar Tommy: 42.956842, 17.132398
Konzum: 42.951280, 17.146111
Opis mjesta Smokvica: 42.929289, 16.893408
Opis mjesta Račišće: 42.973101, 17.019972
Opis mjesta Kneže: 42.971477, 17.051542
Crkva Svih Svetih: 42.960977, 17.136480
ACI marina Korčula: 42.958727, 17.135728
Kula Kanavelić: 42.962580, 17.135810
Opis mjesta Pupnat: 42.951371, 17.035258
Opis mjesta Čara: 42.934924, 16.933206
Kuća Marka Pola: 42.961834, 17.136546
Trg pomirenja: 42.960697, 17.134562
Kula Morska vrata: 42.961731, 17.135114
Crkva Sv. Petra: 42.961870, 17.136458
Trajektna luka: 42.953019, 17.150070
Mali Revelin: 42.960832, 17.136215
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Marco Polo house

In the central part of the old town, near the church of St. Mark, there is a house belonging to the Polo family. It is believed that in it the trader, world traveler and travel writer Marco Polo was born. He was captured in 1298 in a naval battle that took place between Genoa and Venice. He was imprisoned in Genoa’s dungeon. In prison, he recounted the experiences from a trip to Asia to his cellmate Rustichelli, which he wrote down. From these records came the book Il Milione, which is the most-widely read and translated book in the world after the Bible and the Koran.

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1_address

Address:
Ulica Depolo, Korčula 20260

3_gps

GPS coordinates:
42.961834, 017.136546 (42°57’42.6″N, 017°08’11.6″E)

10_size

Size (small/medium/big):
Small

6_working_h

Working hours:
April, May, June: 09:00-15:00h
July, August, September, October: 09:00-15:00h

7_entry_price

Price:
Adults: 20 HRK (2.60 EUR); groups (10+ persons): 12 HRK (1.60 EUR); children (under 10 years): free entrance

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Required time for sightseeing:
10 min

Tips:

There is not much to see, the house contains only one room.

GPS coordinates: 42.961834, 017.136546 (42°57’42.6″N, 017°08’11.6″E)

Address: Ulica Depolo, Korčula 20260
The House of Marco Polo is located in the old town of Korčula, in Depolo Street (around 50 meters away from the Cathedral of St. Mark)

 

Translations:
If you are driving with a car show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do kuće Marka Pola koja se nalazi u starom dijelu grada Korčule, u ulici Depolo (oko 50 metara udaljena od katedrale sv. Marka). Hvala!

You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!

 

Additional translation:
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema kući Marka Pola koja se nalazi u starom dijelu grada Korčule, u ulici Depolo (oko 50 metara je udaljena od katedrale sv. Marka). Hvala!

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