Learn more about the history of Dubrovnik on this private 1.5-hour tour. Explore the picturesque churches and monasteries in the city, hear how the city was founded, and find out what catastrophes and wars it has survived.
What to Expect
Discover the history and museums of Dubrovnik on a private tour. Meet your tour guide at the historical Pile Gate and learn when and how Dubrovnik was founded. Enter the old town and admire the 2-kilometer-long city walls that still protect Dubrovnik today.
With the help of a city map, you can see what the residents had to suffer between 1991 and 1995, and how much destruction and damage was created by the last war. Hear the story of the construction of Dubrovnik and the destruction from the great earthquake in 1667, after which the city was rebuilt in Baroque style.
See the Franciscan Monastery with one of the oldest pharmacies in Europe as well as the church dedicated to Saint Ignace of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus. At the end of the tour, discover the most important church in the city – the cathedral in the center of the old town.
- Tour of the old town
- Certified tour guide
Meet at Pile Gate, directly in front of the old town of Dubrovnik
Know Before You Go
Pick-up at your hotel or the port on request.