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Why Visit Dubrovnik, Croatia

It doesn't take long to fall in love with beautiful Dubrovnik, the Croatian jewel on the Adriatic Sea. Enveloped by stone walls dating back to the 16th century, the city maintains the perfect balance between preserving its cultural and architectural heritage, as well as keeping up with the bustling 21st century-paced lifestyle.

The fortified city in southern Croatia is surely a magic place for those interested in its turbulent and diverse history. The world-famous old town, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site back in 1979, is a monumental site providing with numerous architectural wonders and an ever-present serene ambiance hoovering above the cobbled streets. Walk along the main street on site called Stradun, which can also be a great location for a quick coffee break.

Moving along the Dubrovnik itinerary, you will find yourself strolling along the ancient city walls, admiring picturesque sceneries of the area and the red-roofed old town from a different perspective. The view is even more spectacular from the Minceta Tower, so get your camera ready! If that is not high enough, don't miss the chance to go on a cable car ride for the ultimate aerial experience and breathtaking sights of the Adriatic Coast.

Some other landmarks worth including to your Dubrovnik tour are Fort Lovrijenac, an actual Game of Thrones filming site, as well as Gornji Ugao Tower, Cathedral of the Assumption, and many more monuments. After some active exploring, make sure to treat yourself to some delicious local wine and delicacies specific of the region.

The city of Dubrovnik is one of the most prominent sights of the Mediterranean providing a vivid cultural scene, full of great restaurants serving local food, street performers and romantic views over the Adriatic Coast. The place has already captivated millions of hearts of travelers, yours won't probably be an exception either.

Best Things to Do in Dubrovnik, Croatia

  • Stroll the authentic Dubrovnik old town
  • Enjoy outstanding city panoramas from the Minceta Tower
  • Visit the iconic Fort Lovrijenac
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