The tour starts with the sightseeing of the Old Town of Korčula. Lady Franchesca ( the mistress of Marko Polo) will take you through Korčula and will make you familiar with the customs of the thirteenth century. You will hear a lot of interesting stories and legends about the town and the life of Marko Polo. An easy-going presentation of history and culture of Korčula will certainly inspire you to learn more and will make you feel enthusiastic about what you have learned. The guide will present you with the life and work of Marko Polo and juicy stories of his private life which will evoce prior epochs. You will also learn how gastronomy has changed through time and how Marko s voyages have affected eating habits of Korčula, modern Europe and cooking in general. At the end of the tour you will be taken to a local restaurant to try some of the local dishes and wines of the island. Through several courses you will be presented with authentic tastes of local food and some of the best wines of the region.
- The guide dressed as Lady Franchesca, the mistress of Marko Polo
- Menue adjusted to the theme of the tour – traditional Korčulan dishes and pastries
- Wine tasting of local wines
INCLUDED IN THE PRICE: professional guidance of lady Franchesca, presentation and tasting of wine, olive oil and authentic Korčula disches.