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Dubrovnik: City Wall Self-Guided Audio Tour

Activity provider: VoiceMap

Dubrovnik: City Wall Self-Guided Audio Tour

Activity provider: VoiceMap

From US$ 5.99 per person

Buy a ticket for the Walls of Dubrovnik and start your self-guided audio tour along the walls. Experience panoramic views of the Adriatic Sea and learn about the history of Dubrovnik's architecture.

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Duration 40 minutes
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Audio guide included
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Step back in time with stories about earthquakes, sieges, and conflicts
  • Choose how long to stay with the option to pause and resume your tour
  • Avoid hefty roaming charges with offline access to audio, maps, and geodata
  • Capture pictures of breathtaking views of the old city and the Adriatic Sea
  • Enjoy unlimited use of your tour and use the virtual option to see it from home
Full description

Journey through centuries of Dubrovnik's history with a self-guided audio tour of the city walls. Hear tales of war, conflict, and political struggles, including the last siege during the Homeland War. Save your data with offline access to audio, maps, and geodata through a smartphone app. 

Begin your tour by purchasing a ticket for the city walls and heading to the Pile Gate. Take a historical and cultural look behind the fortifications of Dubrovnik with this tour that was crafted by a local guide. 

Unlock anecdotal stories as the map takes you on an inspiring walk around the walls. Have the freedom to move at your own pace and feel free to stop wherever you feel like it, either for a drink or to take some photos.

Admire highlights like panoramic views of the old city and the clear blue Adriatic sea. Learn about the legend behind the Fort of St Lawrence. Be moved by the story of the catastrophic earthquake of 1667 and immerse yourself in the maritime endeavors of Dubrovnik at St John Fort. 

Then, get up close to the Minčeta Tower, the symbol of the city's independence. Relive the siege of Dubrovnik that lasted from 1991-1992. Gain a broader sense of the historical importance of Dubrovnik and take a glimpse of its stunning architecture. 

Enjoy the option to see the city walls from home with a virtual tour and get unlimited use of the tour after your booking confirmation.

Includes
  • Lifetime access to this tour in English
  • VoiceMap App for Android and iOS
  • Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata
  • Entry tickets
  • Guide

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Meeting point

There is no guide to meet for this tour. Enter the old city through Pile Gate and go to the main street Stradun. Look for the entrance to the walls in the corner to the left. Before you can climb up, show your ticket for the city walls to the person at the entrance. You can buy tickets from the office of the Society of Dubrovnik's Antiquity. When you are directly above the entrance, and you can see the main street in front of you, then you can start your audio tour. When the app download is complete, you will see a screen with a photo of the starting point and directions to it. The redstart button will become active when you are at the starting point.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Headphones
  • Charged Smartphone

Know before you go

  • This tour requires you to purchase a ticket for the city walls
  • You can download the tour at any time, before or after your booking date, but it is best to download the tour before you set off for the starting point
  • The tour follows a set route and includes turn-by-turn directions. It works best if you start it in the right place and follow the directions from one location to the next
Customer reviews

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4 /5

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November 19, 2022

This was a really good audio guide for the city walls. It was also a great price!

November 5, 2022

We really enjoyed this App and self guided tour of the city walls! Great value for money and would highly recommend.

October 23, 2022

Product ID: 420409