$24

Dubrovnik - City Walls, Sunset Walk

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Duration2 hours
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DifficultyModerate
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Starting pointAmerling fountain, Pile square
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This tour will take you across the city walls of Dubrovnik, showing you in-depth how this massive medieval defense structure has stood the test of time, and help its adjoining city of Dubrovnik do the same. A must see for history buffs!

What to Expect

This tour will begin by meeting in front of the old city walls of Dubrovnik. Which were considered to be some of the best defense systems in the medieval era! These walls served as protection from all sorts of threats, conquerors, foreign armies, pirates, etc, and helped the city of Dubrovnik grow in wealth and status. These city walls are considered to be one of the best preserve medieval monuments in the world, today serving as an image of Dubrovnik’s perseverance.

The tour will take you on the walls themselves, which span a total of 2 km around the city, and also provide for a breathtaking view. From the walls enjoy the view of Dubrovnik’s unique terracotta rooftops, and the Adriatic sea, which spans as far as the eye can see. From this view one can see exactly why Dubrovnik is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Highlights:

  • Some of the most beautiful views in Dubrovnik
  • Most important defense forts, such as Minceta Tower, Bokar, Revelin Fortress and St. John Fort
  • Terracotta roof tops
  • Explore the heart of the old town
  • Glass clear sea
  • Listen to local stories and curiosities
  • See old medieval cannons
  • See breathtaking views of the old town and dive into the rich history of the pearl of the adriatic

What’s Included?

-Local expert tour guide

-Sightseeing of Dubrovnik city walls

-Entrance fee for city wall ramparts

-In-depth tour and information on the history and importance of the city wall

Is this experience for me?

This tour is heavily walking oriented, as such it is not recommended for those who have mobility issues.

What do I need to bring?

-Food is optional to bring, though unnecessary, there are many places to purchase food in Dubrovnik

-Comfortable footwear for walking cobblestone streets

-Wear season appropriate clothing

Additional information

  • The tour is guided in English
  • Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high quality service.
  • Look for the blue umbrella at the meeting point on Pile square by the Amerling fountain.

$24