Discover Dubrovnik Old Town
DEPARTURE: 10:00 12:00
PRICE: 135.00 HRK per person
DURATION: 1.5 hours
This is a must-do tour for all visitors. Dubrovnik is unique, it’ s beauty leaves many people speechless. For 500 years we were one of the smallest and richest Republics in the world, without any armies. Learn what is so special about Dubrovnik’s diplomacy! Our theory was: It’ s better to negotiate for 100 years, than to do war for 1 year. Centuries of peace and freedom allowed art and architecture to flourish.
Entering through Pile Gate, you will see Franciscan Monastery, Onofrio’s Fountain, and Rector’s Palace. You’ll hear some of the fascinating stories and remarkable facts from around 1,400 years of Dubrovnik history, including a period of the Republic of Ragusa and Yugoslavian War. On the city tour, you will be able to see and discover all the highlights of Dubrovnik’s Old Town. On the main square, we will enjoy a view of Sponza Palace, Baroque church of St. Blasius and the most photographed monument, Orlando’ s column. In the Old Port, we will tell you all about Quarantine protected by fortresses of St. John and Revelin. You’ll learn about sea trade and shipbuilding.
Inside information for favorable bars, restaurants, and shopping are included. We will also discuss politics, food, Homeland war, sport, and filming industry that made Dubrovnik even more famous (Game of thrones, Star wars VII, Borgias, James Bond…) Did you know, that Dubrovnik was proclaimed to be the most romantic city in the world in 2014? Find out which celebrities got married here! Every summer Old Town becomes open air stage for a summer festival and Shakespear’ s plays are performed on these fortresses, cloisters and terraces.
What is included:
- tour guide
Meeting point: Pile square, next to the fountain, guide will have a flag DUBROVNIK TOURS
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