A pleasant drive along the Adriatic Coast through the scenic landscapes of the Makarska Riviera and across the Neretva River Delta to Dubrovnik. Because of its exceptional beauty and rich cultural heritage, this ancient city has been included on the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage List. Dubrovnik is surrounded by ramparts and fortresses and is a treasure trove of architectural and cultural masterpieces, scrupulously preserved over the centuries. A pleasant walk will show you the town’s highlights such as palaces, churches, museums and squares.
Starting with a walking tour of Dubrovnik Old Town and ending with a stroll around its City Walls, this guided visit of Dubrovnik leaves no stone unturned.
The medieval walled town of Dubrovnik was built to be shut down for an extended period of time in case of an attack or an epidemic. In order to survive if the need arose, very early on Dubrovnik had a sewer, running water, a pharmacy, granary and other epitomes of advanced civilizations. After meeting your guide at Pile gate, you will explore this UNESCO World heritage site before climbing the city walls. An unparalleled vantage point, the walls deliver a unique perspective onto the treasures so worth protecting.
“.... those who seek paradise on Earth
should come to Dubrovnik”
(George Bernard Shaw)
Let our guided city tour of Dubrovnik Old Town weave the story of its history and its present into the splendid fabric of fine architecture and magnificent city walls. Starting from Pile square on the eastern side of Dubrovnik Old Town, embark on a walking tour through the maze of narrow streets, lively piazzas, and stunning palaces like Sponza and churches like St. Blaise. Enjoy the moderate tempo of your walk as you stroll down the main thoroughfare of Stradun, all the way to the Cathedral and the Rector’s Palace, where you will discover a fine synergy between governance and faith which kept Dubrovnik afloat as the independent Republic of Ragusa for 450 years.
City of Dubrovnik from a different angle. Depart from Pile Square on foot towards the Cable Car Station situated just above the Old Town of Dubrovnik. Enjoy the spectacular bird’s – eye view of the entire city and its surroundings. It’s a view you will certainly never forget. Upon returning back down your tour guide will lead you on foot to the Old Town of Dubrovnik for the walking tour. The walking tour will reveal the finest sites situated in the narrow streets of the Old Town, as well as it’s history and culture.