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Visit Dubrovnik

Take a trip to Dubrovnik, which is ,less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) to the south of Dubrovnik - Southern ,Dalmatia. If you are coming from the Dubrovnik Airport in Dubrovnik - ,Southern Dalmatia, Dubrovnik is 11 miles (18 kilometers) to the ,northwest.

While you are in the area, be sure to spend a few hours sightseeing in surrounding neighborhoods like Babin Kuk, Old Town and Lapad.To really understand Dubrovnik - Southern Dalmatia, head to one of its many cultural destinations. Browse the interactive and traditional museums and collections in the Dubrovnik Aquarium and Maritime Museum.

If the sun is shining, do what the locals do and head outside to the nearby parks and reserves. The natural reserves such as Mt. Srd, show visitors the birds, trees and plants that exist in the region.

While you are in and around Dubrovnik, be sure to visit Dominican Monastery, the Dubrovnik City Hall and Gundulic Square. The Dubrovnik - Southern Dalmatia area features some fascinating relics from yesteryear; don’t miss Sponza Palace, Pile Gate and the Fort of St. John. The Church of St. Blaise offer those exploring Dubrovnik - Southern Dalmatia the opportunity to better understand the part religion has played in the area.

If you could do with a spot of retail therapy, you’ll love the various stores at the Gruz Open Market.

At the end of a day taking in the sights around Dubrovnik, rest up in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. The Hotel Excelsior, the Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik and the Bellevue Hotel are just three of the most popular accommodation options here.

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Where to stay in Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik Old Town featuring a city

Dubrovnik Old Town

5/5Exceptional!(182 area reviews)

Stroll through Dubrovnik’s historic core, which is home to numerous Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque buildings and monuments. 

Dubrovnik Old Town
Copacabana Beach which includes a beach

Babin Kuk

4.5/5Wonderful!(197 area reviews)

Babin Kuk is known for its stunning beaches, and you can see some sights area like Lapad Beach and Copacabana Beach.

Babin Kuk
Banje Beach showing a coastal town and a sandy beach

Ploce

4.5/5Wonderful!(14 area reviews)

Ploce is noteworthy for its historical sites, and you can make a stop at top attractions like Banje Beach and Lazareti.

Ploce

Top hotels in Dubrovnik

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hotel Kompas
Hotel Kompas
4 out of 5
Kardinala Stepinca 21, Dubrovnik
£77
per night
Dec 25 - Dec 26

Nestled on the beach, this Babin Kuk hotel is just steps away from Poluotok Lapad and Lapad Beach. Copacabana Beach and Gruz Harbor are also within 2 miles (3 ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (725 reviews)

"Stayed here during the low season, but was still very nice. Had great views, especially for sunset. Nice breakfast."…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov 2019

Hotel Kompas
Hotel Excelsior
Hotel Excelsior
5 out of 5
Frana Supila 12, Dubrovnik
£140
per night
Dec 25 - Dec 26

Located in Dubrovnik, this beachfront hotel is in the city centre and within a 5-minute walk of Museum of Modern Art and Banje Beach. Sponza Palace and Orlando's ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (452 reviews)

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Reviewed on 23 Nov 2019

Hotel Excelsior
Dubrovnik Palace
Dubrovnik Palace
5 out of 5
Masarykov Put 20, Dubrovnik

Nestled on the beach, this Dubrovnik hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Poluotok Lapad and Lapad Beach. Franciscan Monastery and Onofrio's Fountain are also ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (1,688 reviews)

"Very good view and convenient buy stop to the old city. Good facility."…"

Reviewed on 31 Oct 2019

Dubrovnik Palace

Popular things to do in Dubrovnik

Sponza Palace
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Sponza Palace

4/5(60 reviews)

Admire the architecture of this stunning 16th-century building and visit its poignant memorial of the Croatian War of Independence. 

Rector's Palace
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Rector's Palace

4.5/5(117 reviews)

The former power base of the old Dubrovnik Republic has survived a turbulent past to emerge as one of the city’s most beautiful buildings.

Church of St. Blaise
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Church of St. Blaise

4.5/5(154 reviews)

Step inside this early 18th-century church devoted to Dubrovnik’s patron saint to see one of the city’s most worshipped religious icons.

Onofrio's Fountain
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Onofrio's Fountain

4/5(123 reviews)

Stop for a refreshing drink at this much-loved Dubrovnik attraction, an important hub of city life for centuries. 

Franciscan Monastery
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Franciscan Monastery

4.5/5(102 reviews)

Admire the architectural beauty of part of Dubrovnik’s medieval fortifications, a 15th-century stronghold that dominates the southwest corner of the old town.

Lapad Beach
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Lapad Beach

4.5/5(130 reviews)

Relax on the sand, take part in watersports and enjoy coastal walks at a picturesque stretch of coastline at the heart of Dubrovnik’s seaside scene.

Top activities in Dubrovnik

Bosnia &Herzegovina Full-Day Tour with Mostar & Medjugorje
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Bosnia &Herzegovina Full-Day Tour with Mostar & Medjugorje

£47

Cross the border into Bosnia and Herzegovnia and take in the stunning natural beauty of the town of Mostar, with its iconic bridge spanning the meandering river below. Along the way, stop at the religious pilgrimage site of Medjugore and the UNESCO-listed city of Pocitelj.

Montenegro Day Trip to Perast, Kotor & Budva
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Montenegro Day Trip to Perast, Kotor & Budva

£44

Spend your day in charming Montenegro exploring the natural beauty and historical cities of this small country. After visiting the old towns of Perast and Kotor, enjoy a scenic trip to Budva, one of the oldest cities on the Adriatic coast.

Game of Thrones Walking Tour in Dubrovnik by Vidokrug
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Game of Thrones Walking Tour in Dubrovnik by Vidokrug

£19

For all Game of Thrones fans there is no better way to explore new destination than visit to all Game of Thrones filming locations in Dubrovnik area. Discover King’s Landing during a 2 h walking tour in company of licensed local guide.

Dubrovnik Sea Kayaking
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Dubrovnik Sea Kayaking

£28

Enjoy Dubrovnik's top summer activity today and experience beautiful local natural and historical heritage from the seaside. Discover amazing views of the old town, city walls and Lokrum Island, enjoy snorkeling, and learn a bit about the history of Dubrovnik.

Game Of Thrones 2 hour Walking Tour + Iron Throne Photo
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Game Of Thrones 2 hour Walking Tour + Iron Throne Photo

£17

Join us and discover the real King's Landing! Follow in the footsteps of your favorite Game Of Thrones characters and discover the real King's Landing! Dubrovnik was selected as the location set for the super popular HBO TV series in seasons 2 to 5 (and some of season 6 & 7).

Private day Trip From Dubrovnik With Farm to Table Lunch
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Private day Trip From Dubrovnik With Farm to Table Lunch

£174

The world-famous Stari Most (Old Bridge) is Mostar's indisputable visual focus. Its pale stone arch magnificently throws back the golden glow of sunset or the tasteful night-time floodlighting.

Reviews of Dubrovnik

4.8

Top Destination

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5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Nov 17, 2019

Very beautiful city with great shops and sights. We didn't visit Lokrum Island but did the Elafiti Islands trip from the Old Port of Dubrovnik which was great. We went the first week in October so not too busy and temperature was good still.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Nov 4, 2019

Brilliant place to go on holiday, and the people are very nice and the weather is perfect.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Nov 4, 2019

A must visit in your lifetime. Highly recommended!!!

5/5 - Excellent

Maz

Nov 1, 2019

Can’t wait to return .

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Oct 31, 2019

Dubrovnik is a beautiful city and us very interesting. The old town is very atmospheric and has lots of great places to eat. It is also a great base to explore the surrounding area.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Oct 31, 2019

I arrived with no expectations and fell in love with the place. So much to see, and the food is nothing short of sensational.