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  • Excellent7%
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1 week ago
“Needs Improvement. Could Be Very Good”
6 Aug 2018
“Dissapointed in the upkeep of this place.”
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Shetalishte Petra Kanavelica 3, Korcula Island 20260, Croatia
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+385 98 970 5334
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Okay, okay, it’s obvious this place is terrible. However, I’m writing this review to stick up for a bit of history. Marco Polo was born in the Province of Venice, which is now known as Korcula. Croatia was established in 1991. Before you go slamming...More

Thank 2012vacationer
Reviewed 6 days ago

Really, that is all there is. They have started the renovations but that is far from complete. Very disappointing. Maybe the museum in town is better, did not have the time though...

Thank johanprins
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here without checking TripAdvisor reviews. I have to say I agree with majority of reviewers that this is a very grubby attraction. The views are good from here, but not as impressive as from The Bell Tower. The guide book we were using talked...More

Thank places2seeplaces2go
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Marco Polo was not born here. Basically just a staircase with nothing else for 20 HRK, not worth it.

Thank aleksandar426
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Grubby a creaky wooden staircase with a few posters leads to a soso tower and that's it!! At 20 kn not worth the time or money. I would suggest spend 5 kn more and go up to the "Bells of St. Marks" the bell tower...More

Thank ljwhyte
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I'm not going to lie, it was dissapointing. We paid 20 Kuna's each and spent 10min there. It's sad that the entrance fee's from the many tourist are definitely not being used to maintain this place. Not sure if I will recommend this. Maybe buy...More

Thank Annemarie v
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Everybody in Korcula knows this, but the little tower affords good views of the town and entry is cheap.

Thank Helen A
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

You pay 20 kuna to get in the Marco polo house. Actually, you can't go in the house at all (due to reconstruction they told us after we paid but you still need to pay the full amount). It's just a small tower were you...More

Thank lau W
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

It's the worst and I Mean THE WORST tourist attraction in the whole world. How could they dare to even charge you??? It costs 20 kunas to enter and believe me... It's just 3 floors of stars. Not a single room, not a single piece...More

Thank Ash A
Reviewed 20 June 2018

First of all, Marco Polo was born in Venice and not in Korcula! There is not a single serious evidence suggesting that he was born or originally from Korcula. Moreover, there is literally nothing to see in this alleged house of him. Korcula is very...More

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