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Dubrovnik Old Town 1.5 Hour Discovery Tour

Highlights
  • Discover the historic city’s famous and hidden landmarks, including the Rector's Palace

  • Learn about Dubrovnik’s history and culture from your local guide

  • Experience the city intimately as you explore by foot

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Dubrovnik Old Town 1.5 Hour Discovery Tour
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Overview

Dubrovnik is known for its history and architecture, but appreciating its many sights can be difficult on a self-led tour. Forget the guidebook and learn from a local on a tour of Dubrovnik’s Old Town, exploring landmarks including the Franciscan Monastery, Stradun monument, Cathedral of the Assumption, and more. Enjoy the intimate perspective of a walking tour as you gain insight into the city’s far-reaching heritage and culture.

What to Expect
Dubrovnik never fails to awe the visitor; its streets paved with white limestone, its walls crowning the city, and its medieval sandstone-colored houses oozing with history.
This 1.5-hour guided walking tour takes you deep into the city’s 1,400-year history, recalling ancient tales when Dubrovnik was one of the world’s most prosperous port cites. It tells tales of war and lets the tour-goer in on the culture of the city.
After meeting at Pile Gate, begin the journey through history and through Old Town. Pass the Franciscan Monastery and admire Orlando’s Column, a monument on the Stradun inspired by the city’s long-standing freedom and sovereignty. See, too, Onofrio’s Fountain, built in 1438 at the end of a 8-mile (12-km) aqueduct that gave the city its water supply.
The walk also stops at the Rector’s Palace, Sponza Palace and the Cathedral of the Assumption, a baroque church built after the devastating earthquake of 1667.
Reviews (178)
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Reviewed today
Awesome tour!!!

Dubrovnik was our first cruise ship stop and what a way to start. We booked this tour with this excellent, full of good history and most entertaining guide Branko. He was amazing and very passionate when telling us about the history. We were never bored....More

Thank AishaMayri
Reviewed 6 days ago
A walk round the wall is a must

Very Very Busy. Try to go and visit in the morning if possible. Little option for a drink in most places as they want to provide a lunch. Need a hat if going pm as gets very hot on the wall walk.

Thank Judith T
Reviewed 1 week ago
Jadranka the Great

I went on the City History tour led by Jadranka, a bright, knowledgeable young woman who filled us ion as much of the city's history as could be done in and hour and a half. It was a great way to orient myself to the...More

Thank Bluehawkdancing
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Highly Recommended!!

We visited Dubrovnik last week. We booked this tour, and our guide was Branko. Overall the tour was great and we really enjoyed it. Dubrovnik is a beautiful city with a rich cultural heritage and there was a lot of interesting information that we got...More

1  Thank SmritiGera
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
I’m glad I went into Dubrovnik Walks’ Office

I passed by chance by the Dubrovnik Walks’ office and found a very warm and knowledgeable person in the counter, JElena, who was truly interested in making my stay in Dubrovnik a memorable one. Not only she recommended the “Old Town Walk” (in Spanish, as...More

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Nancy B
14 September 2018|
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Response from Ann R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we didn't have a private guide in Dubrovnik but we did in Split. I would just email the company directly and tell them you'd like to arrange a private tour. I am guessing they would be happy to arrange that for your.
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Hugh L
27 August 2018|
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Response from 988neels | Reviewed this property |
It covers the perimeter of the old city and just outside it so around one km by one km I would say. You should also walk on top of the city walls separately. That’s beautiful too around sunset time.
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