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Vela Spila

130 Metres Above the Town, Vela Luka, Korcula Island, Croatia
+385 20 813 602
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Nice walk

Beautiful place to visit. Great view. If you like hiking, I suggest you head up there, especially... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
arieldisney
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Split, Croatia
Going back in time

This is a special place. Archaeological digs are still taking place, revealing different periods of... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Fiona J
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“olive trees” (2 reviews)
“big hole” (2 reviews)
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130 Metres Above the Town, Vela Luka, Korcula Island, Croatia
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Beautiful place to visit. Great view. If you like hiking, I suggest you head up there, especially on a beautiful sunny day.

Thank arieldisney
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is a special place. Archaeological digs are still taking place, revealing different periods of history. A series of free audio clips can be accessed in English via your mobile, supplementing the information boards in the cave. We took the steps up and walked down...More

Thank Fiona J
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

If you have the time this site makes for a really nice hike - the views down to Vela Luka are great, and you climb through a part of town not often seen, olive terraces and scrub land - the cave itself is a pretty...More

Thank Kyle D
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We were staying in Vela Luka so decided to walk up to see the Spila. It is a good walk so wear good shoes and take some water as it is a fair climb but the view is worth it..

Thank pookybun p
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Wife and I went for a walk to the cave and were the only ones when we came on the cave's entrance. The guy who charges the tickets was very unpleasant and did not know anything. The cave is really nothing to see and expect....More

Thank Suba S
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Reading all the reviews of this I am now glad I drove up to the cave! If walking then don't take the road as it's a fairly long trek. Once there we were slightly underwhelmed. There's not much info in the cave, so you'll struggled...More

Thank ShootTheMessenger
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Visited here after a quick stop in the museum at the Vela Luka Cultural Centre, which has more information than that on display at the cave itself, so I'd recommend stopping in there first. The Cultural Centre also had maps showing the walking and driving...More

Thank ciarancreilly
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

It was a very hot day but despite the climb was worth it the site is a live archeological dig and the very modest entry fee Helens them progress plus best Views of Vela luka we have seen - a lovely 2 hour round trip

Thank Jenny T
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Visited by bus, followed the signs that said 3.1 km up the road. Little did we know that this was up a steep incline on a long windy road!! Nearly died!! Came down to the town via the much more direct, shorter path! ( with...More

Thank piesrus2016
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Stumbled upon the road to the cave while just driving on a scooter, my husband and I decided to give it a go, hardly anyone in, but the view from the top toward Vela Luka is worth, as well as this unexpected wee cave' s...More

Thank Yoliana2013
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