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Excursion Dubrovnik by Boat
Exquisite opportunity to feel and discover an amazing beauty of ancient Dubrovnik from a whole new vantage point. On this excursion you will visit small, enchanting Dalmatian Settlement Cavtat and medieval walled city Dubrovnik where “Game of Thrones” was filmed. It is a World Heritage site protected by UNESCO and as announced by Time Magazine: one of the most beautiful world destinations.
The city is a cultural and economic hub - where modern meets ancient times; a city that will enlighten, intrigue and leave you asking questions and a desire to stay longer. If you are staying in Ulcinj, Petrovac, Tivat, Budva or Herceg Novi, we organize your excursion with transfer from Montenegro and take you to Dubrovnik. Although Dubrovnik is a highlight of this tour, you will have a great opportunity to see the whole northern part of Montenegrin coast.
12:30 pm Boat tour from Cavtat to Dubrovnik
Before we embark on ship, do not miss a chance to take a stroll through Cavtat and experience its vivid, but in the same time very calming and pleasant Mediterranean atmosphere. Enjoying this ca 1 hour long boat tour, you have a unique opportunity to see architecture of enchanting fisherman villages, which could be seen only from the sea. Finally, we are sure you will be enlightened approaching breathtaking medieval city walls of Dubrovnik old town.
1:30 pm Arrival in Dubrovnik
Upon arrival in Dubrovnik, not only that you will be presented all cultural and historical sightseeings, but our guide will reveal secret places where scenes of “Game of Thrones” were filmed. You will proceed with a walk along the famous Stradun street, pass by famous Onofrio fountain, Orlando’s column.
Visit: Placa or Stradun street - Bridge between Roman and Greek settlements
Take a walk down Placa Street, on this Excursion to Dubrovnik, an old gathering street and today an important business part of the city, which separates Dubrovnik into northern and southern halves. In the 12th century this street served as a trading point between Roman-Greek settlement on the islet Lave and the Croatian-Slav settlement on the mainland. However as the Croatians populated the city in the 14th century this canal was filled with earth in order to join the two populations. Today is paved with stone blocks, which are polished to shine a wooden floor, so it is called street-salon.
Visit: The Old Town
Leaving Pille square on foot, our friendly excursion local guide will lead you through the very old part of the town and discover you old legends and stories about the most attractive and most interesting sightseeings in the town – gorgeous Minceta Fortress, St. John’s Fortress, Maritime museum, Franciscan friary, a 14th century pharmacy, the Dubrovnik Cathedral’s treasury. In these 90 minutes the guide will present you history as well as nowadays life of this prosperous city. During our tour you will understand the „big picture“of how history interlinks with present in cultural, economic and religious aspect but most of all, you have a wonderful experience on this excursion.
Visit: Pile Gate
Pile Gate is the grand entrance into the secluded and well protected Dubrovnik’s Old Town, on its western wall. This well preserved gate was built to protect the city in 1537 from invaders that wanted their hands on the riches of this city. The gate at that time was locked every evening. Beside the history this location will charm you with a view of the beauties of the Old city.
After the sightseeing, there is plenty of free time to walk the numerous streets and squares of the Old Town of Dubrovnik, while having coffee in the town’s Main Square outside the Church of St Blasius is a special experience. In the late afternoon we meet each other at the main gate of the Old town and go back to your hotel where we should arrive by dinner time.
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Note: Prices are valid for summer season – the 1st of May to the 1st of October. In the off season we organize individual excursions.
Included in price:Transport
- Old Town
- Licensed guide
- Local guide