City walls
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Duration
3.5 hours
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What You'll Do
  • Explore the heart of Dubrovnik’s Old Town and learn how the city became one of the most prosperous and advanced maritime republics for centuries
  • Visit Dubrovnik’s most significant historical landmarks, including the Franciscan Monastery, D’Onofrio’s Fountain, and Orlando’s Column
  • Hear mesmerizing stories and facts that make up over 1,400 years of Dubrovnik’s history, including the classical period of the Republic of Ragusa
  • Take in the breathtaking views of the port and Old Town from the top of the city’s walls
  • See important historical landmarks, such as the Revelin Fortress, Minceta Tower, Lovrijenac Fortress, and more
  • Stroll through the Old Town with a local guide, licensed by the Croatian Ministry of Tourism
Overview
Experience the best of Dubrovnik with this combination package of 2 enjoyable walks. Enjoy a 1.5-hour walking tour of the Old Town and a 2-hour tour of the City Walls to see the city's most interesting places and the fortifications surrounding it.
What to Expect
For those wanting to truly experience the best of Dubrovnik, this tour package combines 2 enjoyable walks. The first 1.5-hour walk takes you through Dubrovnik’s beautiful Old Town, where you can 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 at 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 will visit the Franciscan Monastery, D’Onofrio’s Fountain, Orlando’s Column, and Rector’s Palace. 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 1.5-hour walk 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.

The second walk takes you on an exploration of the walls and wars in Dubrovnik. For centuries, the prosperous port city of Dubrovnik was not only protected by the diplomatic skill of its leaders, but by the walls and fortifications surrounding it. Facing constant threats from powerful enemies, the leaders and defensive walls surrounding the city held firm.

This historic 2-hour walking tour will focus on the defensive and political challenges faced by Dubrovnik, and its struggle to survive as a small independent republic. A local guide will bring you to the top of Dubrovnik’s fortifications and lead you around the mesmerizing city walls.

Take in the breathtaking views of Dubrovnik’s port and Old Town, and visit landmarks vital to the political and defensive history of the city. Your guide will reveal why places like the Revelin Fortress, Minceta Tower, and Lovrijenac Fortress, were essential structures in the protection of Dubrovnik’s people and prosperity. This 2-hour walk is an undoubted highlight of any visit to Dubrovnik and will give you a thorough background on the essential role Dubrovnik played in the civilized world’s history.
What's Included
  • Guided walk conducted by a professional local tourist guide, licensed by the Croatian Ministry of Tourism
What's Not Included
  • Admission to Dubrovnik city walls (KN 120 per person, to be paid at the city walls entrance in Kunas or by credit card)
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
Meeting Point

The walking tour begins in front of SKY BAR (ex Fuego) (Brsalje 11, Dubrovnik), just outside of Pile Gate at the western entrance to the Old Town. (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
• Please note that the city walls entrance tickets are obligatory for all visitors and are not included in the price
• This combination option allows you to take the remaining walk at any** scheduled time – on the same day or another day**

• The Old Town tour runs daily and lasts 1.5 hours:
Daily at 10:00, 12:00, 13:00 and 18:00 (April-November)
• The Walls tour runs daily and lasts 2 hours:
Daily at 9:30 and 15:30 (April, May, June, September & October)
Daily at 9:30 and 17:30 (July & August)

**IMPORTANT INFORMATION:** PLEASE NOTE you need to do the tour at the time you have booked it for. If you are unable to do this, please contact us BEFORE the tour. We will not accept any latecomers, no shows and we are not obliged to accept your voucher for any other time than the one specifically marked on it. You chose the time of the tour, please honor it. Thank you.

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