Lumbarda, Korcula Island
Lumbarda is a small fishermen's village located on the eastern end of the Island of Korčula, few kilometres away from the town of Korcula, in Croatia. A road passing through a picturesque area of pine woods and olive groves connects these two places. The village is surrounded by sandy vineyards with well known white wine 'Grk' produced from the local grape.
Sandy beaches Vela Przina, Bilin Zal and Tatinja are among the most popular in the area. The village is also a tourist centre. Most of its 1200 inhabitants are wine-growers, fishermen and stone-masons, actively participating in the local tourist industry. It also has a rich history preserved in written documents dating back to more than two thousand years ago, from the Greek times.
TransportLumbarda is conveniently situated on the bus route and links to the whole of the Korcula island coastline from Korcula Town to Vela Luka.
What's in Lumbarda?
ActivitiesLumbarda's beaches are paradise for children and families and are considered to be among the finest in Korcula Island. Local travel agents and renting companies have a well-stocked water sports equipment near the seafront offering windsurfing boards, paddleboards, sea kayak and boat hire, just to mention a few. Being located on the edge of the Island, the village offers some lovely coastal paths fairly gentle without too many ups and downs for morning or evening stroll to Raznjic, Glogovac or Lumbarajsko Racisce. The same paths are also popular among the mountain bikers and cyclists.
Food and drink
The village has well stocked local grocery shops and dozens of local restaurants, pizzerias, cafes and beach bars dotted along the seafront promenade and beaches. Well known for its wine production, trying local wines while visiting Lumbarda is an additional bonus.
AccommodationThere are several small campsites in the village and some quality B&Bs and guesthouses in the vicinity of the village centre. Self-catering apartments and villas are also on the offer and can be found all along Bilin Zal, Vela and Mala Glavica, Postrana as well as Koludert. Due to its location, dotted around the hills above the seashore, most of the accommodation in the village has lovely sea views over the channel, mountain and nearby islets.
Lumbarda Wines, Wineries and Wine TastingGRK white wine, a world-famous product been made here for hundreds of years. It is produced from the native grapevine variety that is considered to be one of the best white wines in Korcula island and beyond. The unique location of Grk vineyards, situated in fertile sandy fields at the eastern … Read more » Lumbarda Wines, Wineries and Wine Tasting
Hvar to Korcula & LumbardaFrom Hvar to Korcula Island and Lumbarda: There are two ways you can reach Lumbarda from Hvar Island – either crossing by ferry if you are a foot passenger or, if you are coming by car crossing from Sucuraj on Hvar Island to the Croatian mainland and drive along the … Read more » Hvar to Korcula & Lumbarda
Brač to Korcula & LumbardaFrom Brač to Korcula Island and Lumbarda: There are several ways you can reach Lumbarda from Brač Island – either crossing by direct ferry if you are a foot passenger or, if you are coming by car crossing from Sumartin on Brač Island to Makarska on the mainland and drive … Read more » Brač to Korcula & Lumbarda
Mljet to Korcula & LumbardaFrom Mljet to Korcula Island and Lumbarda: If you are visiting Mljet National Park and would like to visit Lumbarda too, here are some transport recommendations: There are two ways you can reach Lumbarda from Mljet Island (info) – either crossing by ferry if you are a foot passenger or … Read more » Mljet to Korcula & Lumbarda
Dubrovnik to Korcula & LumbardaFrom Dubrovnik to Korcula Island and Lumbarda: There are two ways you can reach Lumbarda from Dubrovnik – either directly by ferry or bus if you are a foot passenger, or driving along the Croatian coast via Peljesac if you are coming by car. Once in Korcula Town see here … Read more » Dubrovnik to Korcula & Lumbarda
Sightseeing & ToursA tour is a brilliant way to experience the Korcula island region. Whether you are new to Lumbarda and the destination or are already familiar with many of the Island’s places and Korcula Old Town landmarks, a guided tour is an ideal way to discover more about Korcula’s and Lumbarda’s … Read more » Sightseeing & Tours
Boat Rental in LumbardaIf you are looking to hire a boat while visiting Lumbarda, I have good news for you – yes, you can get a boat here! The available boats range from speed boats, sailboats, motorboats and small dinghies. Renting a boat in Lumbarda will give you an opportunity to cruise around the stunningly … Read more » Boat Rental in Lumbarda
Weather in LumbardaSix days weather forecast for Lumbarda, Korcula Island – Hourly weather with a 6-day forecast: yr url=”paste the url here” name=”Lumbarda”The weather forecast for Lumbarda is provided by yr.no See more info and video & photos about weather and climate on the Island here: korculainfo.com Read more » Weather in Lumbarda
Taxi Lumbarda (Korcula Island)24-Hour Lumbarda Taxi Service Taxis, Mini Cabs, and Private Hire Cars to and from Lumbarda Lumbarda Taxi number: +385 (0)95 827 7319 Lumbarda Taxis are available for ferry pickups in Korcula Town and Vela Luka, as well as Dubrovnik and Split airport transfers. We operate 4, 5 and 8 seater … Read more » Taxi Lumbarda (Korcula Island)
Gornje BlatoGornje Blato is a fertile field situated between the hills on the south-west edge of Lumbarda village. It entirely belongs to families from the village where olives and grapes are cultivated since the early times. This area is an ideal place to go for a walk or cycle in the early … Read more » Gornje Blato
More Information @Lumbarda Tourist Board
Prvi žal bb, 20263 Lumbarda
Tel +385 (0) 20 712 005