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Plaža i luka Prapratno: 42.816937, 17.675187
Solana Ston: 42.835889, 17.696481
Surferska plaža: 42.979210, 17.103270
Stonske zidine: 42.838346, 17.694159
Školjke: 42.846458, 17.704769
Proizvodnja vina Dingač: 42.942423, 17.338967
Groblje Orebić: 42.977580, 17.153850
Samostan i muzej: 42.977669, 17.153370
Plaža Trstenica: 42.978151, 17.191431
Crkva Pomoć. Kršćana: 42.975034, 17.177789
Vidikovac Orebić: 42.977509, 17.153349
Pomorski muzej: 42.974179, 17.179412
Plaža Perna: 42.975808, 17.129441
Opis mjesta Ston: 42.838668, 17.696324
Opis mjesta Lovište: 43.023304, 17.033611
Opis mjesta Trstenik: 42.917107, 17.399128
Opis mjesta Trpanj: 43.007925, 17.269843
Opis mjesta Orebić: 42.975766, 17.177864
Opis mjesta Kučište: 42.979818, 17.122673
Opis mjesta Mali Ston: 42.846947, 17.703034
Trajektna Luka: 42.972769, 17.174960
Brod za Korčulu: 42.974242, 17.173927
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The Captain cemetery

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The Captain cemetery

In the 19th century the seafaring of Pelješac and Orebić was at its peak. Pelješac had around 5000, and Orebić around 500 inhabitants. In Pelješac there were 90 sailing ships sail out with about 2,000 sailors and 250 captains who acquired considerable wealth. According to surviving records from the 16th century, there were 43 captains in the most famous family Orebić. This one and other rich old families built beautiful monuments in cemeteries and mausoleums. On the Orebić cemetery, within the Franciscan monastery there is a place called the captain cemetery.

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1_address

Address:
Podgorje, Orebić 20250

3_gps

GPS coordinates:
42.97758, 017.15385 (42°58’39.3″N, 017°09’13.9″E)

9_email

Email:
orebic-tours@orebic-tours.hr

5_contact

Contact:
00385 (0)20 713 367, 00385 (0)20 714 054

10_size

Size (small/medium/big):
Small

7_entry_price

Price:
Free entrance

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Required time for sightseeing:
15 min

Tips:

Next to the Captain’s cemetery you can see the Franciscan monastery and a beautiful vantage point overlooking Korčula and Orebić.

GPS coordinates: 42.97758, 017.15385 (42°58’39.3″N, 017°09’13.9″E)

Address: Podgorje, Orebić 20250
Captain’s cemetery is located on a hilltop in Podgorje, near Orebić – about 2km away (right next to the Franciscan monastery).

 

Translations:
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do Kapetanskog groblja koje se nalazi na vrhu brda u Podgorju, nedaleko od Orebića – oko 2km (odmah pored Franjevačkog samostana). 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 Kapetanskom groblju koje se nalazi na vrhu brda u Podgorju, nedaleko od Orebića – oko 2km (odmah pored Franjevačkog samostana). Hvala!

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