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Dubrovnik: Old Town Walking Tour

1. Dubrovnik: Old Town Walking Tour

Join your local guide and take a walk through Dubrovnik’s beautiful Old Town and discover how the city became one of the most prosperous and advanced of all the historic maritime republics. As you step through the gates of Dubrovnik’s old city walls, you will be taking a step back in time, losing yourself in the grandeur and beauty of this culturally influential city. Beginning near Pile Gate, at the storied western entrance to the Old Town, your local guide will lead you to Dubrovnik’s most significant historical landmarks (you won't enter any churches or museums). See Large Onofrio's Fountain, Orlando’s Column, Rector’s Palace, and many more. Take in the beautiful sights, and listen as your guide shares mesmerizing stories and remarkable facts from over 1,400 years of Dubrovnik’s dramatic history, including the classical period of the Republic of Ragusa.  This tour will give you a thorough background on the essential role Dubrovnik played in the civilized world’s history. You will learn about the city’s impressive economic, social, and cultural achievements over the centuries, and immerse yourself in the city’s electric atmosphere.

Dubrovnik: City Discovery and History Walking Tour

2. Dubrovnik: City Discovery and History Walking Tour

Enjoy a guided walk around Dubrovnik’s Old Town starting at the Large Onofrio's Fountain. Head up Prijeko Street to the Old Port, stopping to admire St. Saviour's, the grandiose Franciscan and Dominican church, and see wine-producing vines believed to be over a century old. Ships from Dubrovnik were renowned throughout the Mediterranean. The ships were built and loaded in the legendary Arsenal, which is another stop on the tour. Hear stories of the famous quarantine and the fortresses of St. Luke and St. John, and the history of the Church of St. Blaise, the Cathedral, the Rector's Palace, Sponza Palace, and Orlando's Column.

Dubrovnik: Self-Guided Highlights Scavenger Hunt & Tour

3. Dubrovnik: Self-Guided Highlights Scavenger Hunt & Tour

Get to know Dubrovnik at your own pace on this interactive scavenger hunt walking tour played on your phone. Decipher riddles, interact with the most important attractions of the city, and unlock interesting facts and legends. An ideal outdoor activity for first time visitors, couples, groups, families, and children. Can be used as a great team-building activity. After downloading the tour app (instructions received via email after booking), set out on an adventure where you'll walk to all the best landmarks and hidden gems, and solve challenges. At each stop, learn about the attraction and solve a location-based riddle that can only be solved if you reach the specific location. Use logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to unlock the correct code and reveal the next destination of the city sightseeing game. Walk around the medieval old town, take photos of the landscapes, and explore famous sites where “Game of Thrones” was filmed. As you explore, work with your team or compete against them to complete the scavenger hunt. Start your tour at the imposing Pile Gate! Visit Large Onofrio's Fountain with its dreamlike design. Photograph the Clocktower in incredible detail and marvel at the miraculous St. Blaise's Church. The Rector's Palace will amaze you, it is one of the characteristic symbols of the Gothic-Renaissance style. Afterwards, Porporela is waiting for you, don't forget to take pictures! Dubrovnik cathedral will leave you speechless with its magnificent architecture. Admire the Church of St. Ignatius, said to be miraculous. Learn about Marin Držić, the country's greatest artist and national symbol, while the icing on the cake of this unique tour will be the Bokar Fortress, a spot that is always busy and enchanting, reminds you of something from a well-known TV series, which broke the viewership counters? Scavenger hunts are great as an everyday activity, for bachelor or bachelorette parties, birthday parties, or team-building events.

Dubrovnik: Early Bird Walking Tour

4. Dubrovnik: Early Bird Walking Tour

The tour begins at the first light of the sun as you walk through a maze of narrow streets while the town is still sleeping. Departing from the main entrance gate next to Amerling Fountain, the first stop is for the magnificent view at Fort Lovrijenac where you’ll get an introduction to its rich history. The walk continues over the shiny main street Stradun that you can only see empty this early in the morning. Get a real feel for its beauty and hear about the many legends and curiosities to get a more picturesque presentation of the city’s history. Using side streets known mainly by the locals, the tour covers all the highlights of the city including St Blaise's Church and Dubrovnik Cathedral. Take the opportunity to experience the life of the citizens living in the Old Town before the tour finishes, just as the crowds start to emerge.

Dubrovnik: First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour

5. Dubrovnik: First Discovery Walk and Reading Walking Tour

Walk through a beautiful route of the city, discover hidden gems and visit 10+ of the most important attractions and spots. Learn some introductory information about each place and interesting stories about the city in general. Download the ‘World City Trail ‘app from the store and login. Read the instructions and head to the starting location. Unlock photos of the exterior and the interior of the location. Read some information regarding the attraction and continue walking to the next checkpoint. Note what you liked and did not like and create your bucket list for the next days! Start your walk any time, without a schedule. Pause it for lunch, have a drink, visit an attraction of your choice, and continue later or even another day. With the maps feature, you will never get lost. Start your tour at the imposing Pile Gate! Visit Large Onofrio's Fountain with its dreamlike design. Photograph the Clocktower in incredible detail and marvel at the miraculous St. Blaise's Church. The Rector's Palace will amaze you, it is one of the characteristic symbols of the Gothic-Renaissance style. Afterwards, Porporela is waiting for you, don't forget to take pictures! Dubrovnik cathedral will leave you speechless with its magnificent architecture. Admire the Church of St. Ignatius, said to be miraculous. Learn about Marin Držić, the country's greatest artist and national symbol, while the icing on the cake of this unique tour will be the Bokar Fortress, a spot that is always busy and enchanting, reminds you of something from a well-known TV series, which broke the viewership counters?

Dubrovnik: 1.5-Hour Guided Old Town Walking Tour

6. Dubrovnik: 1.5-Hour Guided Old Town Walking Tour

Enjoy a guided walking tour through Dubrovnik's Old Town accompanied by a licensed local guide. Meet your friendly guide at one of the city's central points – Pile gate. Your guide will be waiting for you at the fountain next to Dubravka restaurant and after a short meet and greet you will set off on your Dubrovnik adventure. Start your tour with a brief introduction, in which you will see sights outside the Dubrovnik walls such as fort Lovrijenac and Bokar. After this you will enter the town through Pile Gate. After entering the Old Town you will get a glimpse into the the lifestyle of the locals in the Republica Ragusa. Here you can see Onofrio’s fountain which was the main source of drinkable water until the beginning of 20th century. You will also learn how Franciscans developed medicine in the oldest functioning pharmacy in Franciscan monastery and walk along side streets towards the Cathedral. As you explore on your walking tour your guide will even show you some Game of Thrones, Robin Hood and Star Wars filming locations. In the Old Town port you will see how modern fleets took over from traditional but still sailing vessels made of wood. Finish your walk on Luza square where you will learn of Rector’s palace, St. Blaise and Sponsa palace. From here you can continue along the main street and have your own adventure. 

Dubrovnik: Old Town and City Walls Guided Walking Tour

7. Dubrovnik: Old Town and City Walls Guided Walking Tour

Explore town of Dubrovnik, often called A jewel of Adriatic, is a rich with history, landmarks and amazing stories from the past. Definitely, the most popular landmark and thing to see in Dubrovnik is its City Walls. The walls surround the Old town and are long 1940 meters and has 6 magnificent fortress. Take a walk through the city walls with our local, knowledgeable guide and hear interesting stories about Dubrovnik past and tradition, see beautiful Old town and its monuments such as St. Saviors church, glamorous Rectors palace, elegant Cathedral, favorite locals place - Green market, charming old Port, patron saint church St Blaise, and a many more other monuments hard to find, but from the city walls are seen easily. Spend a two hours on the city walls and see Dubrovnik Old town from different perspective, take awesome photos and get a lifetime memories. Note: Ticket for the City Walls are not included in the price. Entrance cost is 35eur per person. We can provide tickets for all guests. The tour is available in English.

Dubrovnik: City Exploration Game and Tour

8. Dubrovnik: City Exploration Game and Tour

Combine the excitement of a sightseeing city tour with an City Exploration game fun on this self-guided smartphone walking tour in Dubrovnik. Find attractions easily with the app's navigation function. Download the app and start the game by going to the first location. Use observation, logic, imagination, and teamwork to solve the riddle at each location, the riddles are always hard. Pause the app at any point if you want to take a break, stop for coffee, or spend some more time visiting one of the sights. Play the game at your own pace. Start your tour at the imposing Pile Gate! Visit Large Onofrio's Fountain with its dreamlike design. Photograph the Clocktower in incredible detail and marvel at the miraculous St. Blaise's Church. The Rector's Palace will amaze you, it is one of the characteristic symbols of the Gothic-Renaissance style. Afterwards, Porporela is waiting for you, don't forget to take pictures! Dubrovnik cathedral will leave you speechless with its magnificent architecture. Admire the Church of St. Ignatius, said to be miraculous. Learn about Marin Držić, the country's greatest artist and national symbol, while the icing on the cake of this unique tour will be the Bokar Fortress, a spot that is always busy and enchanting, reminds you of something from a well-known TV series, which broke the viewership counters?

Dubrovnik History and Game of Thrones Locations Tour

9. Dubrovnik History and Game of Thrones Locations Tour

Recreate scenes from the blockbuster TV series, Game of Thrones and experience the Walk of Shame to see where Joffrey died. Discover why the walled city of Dubrovnik was chosen as the perfect location to film the show and visit real sites where various scenes were shot. Benefit from the services of an expert guide, who will have a booklet of screenshots so that you can compare real-life locations with their fictional counterparts. Unveil the secrets locked within the walls of the old town and hear about different legends and curiosities. Get a feel for everyday life on the marble streets, and discover the spirit of the past on the maze of narrow lanes. Venture off the usual tourist path and get amazing views as your guide gives a perfect introduction to the history of the city and its relationship to your favorite TV show.

Dubrovnik: Old Town Highlights Guided Evening Walking Tour

10. Dubrovnik: Old Town Highlights Guided Evening Walking Tour

Dubrovnik is beautiful at any time of the day, but summer evening gives it some special charm. In this 1 hour walking tour we will take a walk through the main street, famous Stradun, which is special in the evening. People are coming back from the beaches and taking stop in cafes to drink some refreshments, children are playing around their parents or feeding the pigeons. The favourite habit of locals in the evening is walking through the Stradun with the ice-cream in their hands. You will feel domestic atmosphere while we are visiting sights, churches and hear interesting stories about history. Our first stop will be Large Onofrio's fountain with 16 carved masquerades, after our tour continues to visiting St. Saviour´s Church, Franciscan monastery, beautiful St. Blaise church, unavoidable Statue of Orlando, glamorous Rector´s Palace, elegant Cathedral, charming Old Port and many more. Walk round with us and get lifetime memories and incredible impressions of Dubrovnik´s evening.

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We had an excellent walking tour in Old Town Dubrovnik. The tour guide took the time to share his knowledge of historic facts and stories, which gave us a very good overview of the history of this place. With also nice little anecdotes and details it was a really interesting tour. Highly recommendable!

Touring with a local is the best way to learn not only about the historical sites but to learn from a personal perspective. Thoroughly enjoyed our tour.

Antonia was a fantastic guide who shared great details about Dubrovnik, with the group.

Our tour guide was exceptional. Learned a lot about the history of Dubrovnik, Croatia.

Darko was the perfect guide. He was very knowledgeable.