Top Experiences in Dubrovnik

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Discover some fun activities to make the most of your time in Dubrovnik. Short on time? Opt for an experience similar to this guided walk through the Old Town, where you'll visit landmarks like Onofrio's Fountain, the Rector's Palace, and Luza Square while learning about their history. If you have more time and prefer a cultural experience, consider an excursion such as this visit to the Konavle region, which allows you to experience life on a local family farm in Cilipi and learn to cook a traditional Croatian peka meal. If you enjoy being on the water, consider something like this sea kayaking adventure to Lokrum Island, where you can paddle along the coastline, swim in the sea or the saltwater lake, and explore the island's 15th-century monastery and gardens.
Family Farm Visit & Authentic Croatian Meal in Konavle
4 hours
Just south of Dubrovnik is the beautiful Konavle region, which hosts various traditional villages. You'll join a local family at their farm in the little village of Cilipi. After touring the farm and getting to know your hosts, you'll learn how to prepare a delicious, authentic Croatian peka...
The Onofrio Fountain
Walking Tour of Dubrovnik
1.5 hours
Embark on a tour of Dubrovnik's historical and enchanting walled city, complete with a 7th-century founding and a wealthy rise in the Middle Ages. Entering Old Town, you'll uncover centuries of the city's rich history as you learn information about local life, legends, and the importance...
Kayak to Lokrum Island near Dubrovnik
Small group
Swap Dubrovnik's historic marbled streets for a coastal adventure on the water! You'll enjoy a sea kayaking excursion around the city to Lokrum Island—the closest island to Dubrovnik. Starting from Banje Beach or West Harbor, paddle to Lokrum Island, where you can enjoy a swim in the sea or the...
Visit Cavtat & Sokol Grad
Set just 30 minutes southeast of Dubrovnik is the small town of Cavtat. This gorgeous harbor village enjoys a postcard-perfect location nestled in a peninsular cove on the Adriatic. It also has quite a bit of history. It was founded in the 7th century as a haven for ancient Greek Epidaurum...
Koločep Island
Day Trip to the Island of Koločep
5.5 hours
Small group
Enjoy a visit to one of the most beautiful islands in the Elafiti Archipelago. Koločep (referred to by locals as "Kalamota") is the southernmost inhabited island in Croatia. Just a little over a square mile, it's home to about 150 year-round residents, mostly living in Gornje Čelo and Donje Čelo....
Sample local wines in the Konavle Valley
Konavle Wine Tasting Tour
To the east of Dubrovnik sits Konavle, a famous wine region that stretches from Cavtat to the southeasterly tip of Croatia at the Montenegrin border. Its small population lives in some 32 villages scattered across the fertile land squeezed between the mountains and the sea.  You'll have the...
Koločep landscape
Sail to the Elafiti Islands near Dubrovnik
8 hours
Enjoy a scenic sailing trip to the stunning Elafiti Islands, also known as the Elaphite Islands, set just off the coast of Dubrovnik. The Elaphite is an archipelago consisting of six islands plus numerous smaller islets. The three main islands include Koločep, Lopud, and Šipan. In total, the...
Lopud coastline
Hike & Beach on Lopud Island
Explore beautiful Lopud, one of the Elafiti Islands set off the coast of Dubrovnik, home to one of the biggest and most beloved sandy beaches in the area, Šunj. You can either walk 30 minutes across the scenic island or take a local golf cart to get to the beach. Once at Šunj, enjoy relaxing on...

Experiences in Dubrovnik, Croatia

Views of Dubrovnik
Top Historical Experiences in Croatia

Croatia is a prime spot for history buffs, with numerous cultural influences from centuries of various rulers and empires. In Zagreb, enjoy "mini Vienna" with grand Austro-Hungarian architecture and museums depicting life from the Bronze Age to the time of Yugoslavia. Head west to Istria for true Italian vibes, or venture south along the coast and visit some of Europe's most historical relics, including Diocletian's Palace in Split and the walled city of Dubrovnik. Even the islands host an abundance of unique rural history!

Sail along Croatia's stunning coastline
Top Sailing Experiences in Croatia

One of the most popular activities in Croatia is sailing, which should come as no surprise considering the country's long and narrow shape hugs the Adriatic Sea. With over 3,000 miles of coastline and more than 1,000 islands, the country is a prime spot for sailing excursions. So whether you're looking for day trips to the archipelagos or an entire itinerary sailing from spot to spot, you can find it in Croatia. Discover islets, caves, lagoons, and rugged coves all by boat.

One of Dubrovnik's Harbors
Best Things to Do in Dubrovnik

The history of Dubrovnik's walled city runs deep, back to the 7th century CE and Middle Ages, when it was a wealthy and independent republic. Step back in time as you wander the labyrinth of twisting alleyways and take in the views from atop the walls. Explore Gothic churches, 600-year-old synagogues, marble monuments, and a string of local beaches. Excursions along the coast, hikes into the hills, and adventures to small towns all compliment local food, wine, and legendary sunsets.

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