WHERE TO GO
In The Area
What used to be the Republic of Ragusa, has become one of the most prominent destinations in the Mediterranean. Since the region follows the trend of modernization, Dubrovnik is now easily accessible. The splendour of ancient Dubrovnik, it’s cultural heritage and traditional cuisine will sweep you off your feet. Many extra activities and excursions will keep you occupied at all times.
DUBROVNIK & ISLAND OF LOKRUM
The very first sight of Dubrovnik will immediately overwhelm you. You have heard so much about its timeless beauty … and now you are finally here. As one of the most unique cities in the world, Dubrovnik has many nicknames: The Pearl of the Adriatic, An open-air museum, even The King’s Landing. Discover the UNESCO protected Old City and wander its cobbled streets and ancient city walls!
Visit the nearby island of Lokrum, a green oasis where peacocks and bunnies jump around the ruins of a Benedictine monastery from the 11th century. Don’t miss the opportunity to sit in the Iron Throne from the Game of Thrones or to learn about the legends of this fascinating island!
Discover the chain of thirteen fascinating islands with their hidden historical monuments and indulge yourself in the turquoise blue sea. Only three of these islands are inhabited: Šipan, Koločep and Lopud. Šipan is the biggest and the most authentic island of Dubrovnik’s archipelago, famous for its rich heritage and Renaissance manors. One of the most beautiful sandy beaches is located on the island of Lopud, where you can also visit the Franciscan monastery and gorgeous Đorđić-Mayneri park. If you feel like diving, don’t miss the opportunity to visit the Blue Cave on the island of Koločep!
ARBORETUM TRSTENO AND THE BAY OF ZATON
Indulge yourself in the beauty of the „Tyrell Highgarden“ from the famous series Game of Thrones! The origins of the Arboretum go back to the 16th century and the noble family of Gučetić. Visit their summer residence and enjoy their Renaissance gardens. In this oasis of greenery you can still see many exotic plants that sailors brought from their remote voyages. If you are feeling hungry…visit the small fisherman’s village of Zaton and its delicious restaurants.
STON… walls – salt – oysters – wine tour
Did you know that this charming medieval town is surrounded by the longest defensive walls in Europe? Take a chance to visit the ancient salt pans and get to know how salt was produced in traditional way. Don’t leave without a pack of salt – an authentic souvenir for your friends J And since you are in the „oyster capital“ – don’t miss the chance to try the most delicious oysters you’ll ever taste! And why not some wine? Indulge yourself in a wine tasting and try some of the world famous wines such as Dingač or Plavac Mali.
SLANO & VJETRENICA CAVE
Discover the small picturesque village of Slano and its stunning beaches. Take a leisurely stroll by the sea while breathing in the fresh aroma of pine trees. Enjoy your coffee in the new ACI marina and watch the world go by. Visit the Vjetrenica Cave, located just across the border, in neighbouring Bosna and Hercegovina. Admire its gorgeous speleothems and meet Ms Human Fish, an endemic species. Feeling hungry? Try some tasty domestic specialities in a nearby restaurant, but first, have a toast with a shot of home-grown Rakija!
RENT A BOAT
From the Island of Šipan, you can reach many destinations within a short boat ride.
You still can’t decide which one to visit? Maybe you just take a boat or yacht and see where the wind takes you. Discover the countless bays, lagoons or caves of Šipan and nearby islands. We are sure that you will find a perfect beach or a secluded bay just for yourself! Just relax and let us organize everything for you, from a small fishermen’s boat to a luxury yacht!
Dubrovnik region is well known for its Mediterranean cuisine. And in the villages around Dubrovnik, many families still nurture their tradition and work on the land. In their small family-owned restaurants you can still taste authentic delicacies while enjoying the beautiful surrounding countryside. You must try their homemade bread, meat prepared under a baking bell, delicious cheeses, pršut, olives and a glass of fine domestic wine! We guarantee that it will please even the most discerning palates of delicious food lovers.