Vela Luka

Vela Luka is a small town and a municipality in in southern , . The town is located on the western side of the island of at the bottom of a wide bay which has many indented coves.

Notable Places in the Area

Cave
The cave is situated above the town of Vela Luka on the island of , in on Pinski Rat hill at an elevation of approximately 130 m. Photo: Roberta F., CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a village on the island of in . is situated 4 km southwest of Vela Luka.

Village
is a municipality on the island of in . is situated 6 km east of Vela Luka. Photo: Quahadi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hamlet
is a small village on the island of in . is situated 9 km southeast of Vela Luka.

Vela Luka

Latitude
42.9608° or 42° 57' 38.8" north
Longitude
16.7187° or 16° 43' 7.3" east
Population
4140
United Nations Location Code
HR VLK
Elevation
61 metres (200 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 95241963
Geo­Names ID
3188326
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Vela Luka
  • Arabic: Vela Luka
  • Bosnian: Vela Luka
  • Cebuano: Vela Luka
  • Chinese: 尼亞盧卡
  • Croatian: Vela Luka
  • Czech: Vela Luka
  • Dutch: Vela Luka
  • Estonian: Vela Luka
  • French: Vela Luka
  • German: Vela Luka
  • Hungarian: Vela Luka
  • Italian: Vallegrande
  • Latin: Vallis Magna
  • Persian: ویلا لوکا
  • Polish: Vela Luka
  • Romanian: Comuna Vela Luka, Dubrovnik-Neretva
  • Romanian: Comuna Vela Luka
  • Russian: Вела-Лука
  • Russian: Вела Лука
  • Serbian: Vela Luka
  • Serbian: Вела Лука
  • Serbo-Croatian: Vela Luka
  • Slovenian: Vela Luka
  • Spanish: Vela Luka
  • Swedish: Vela Luka
  • Ukrainian: Вела-Лука
  • Ukrainian: Вела Лука
  • Venetian: Vallegrande (Croasia)
  • Venetian: Vallegrande
  • Waray (Philippines): Vela Luka
  • Bela Luka
  • Velika Luka
  • Velja Luka

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