Old Town, Dubrovnik

4.7
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At Old Town, learn how the "Pearl of the Adriatic" developed as a major Mediterranean power after the 13th century. Dubrovnik, which holds a significant place in the history of city planning, joined the list of World Heritage Sites in 1979. Climb the preserved white-stone defensive walls, with mighty forts and towers. Take in a panoramic view of the crystal clear sea and the countryside. As you wander, you'll pass old residential houses with red roof tops as well as Gothic, Renaissance, and Baroque palaces, churches, and fountains. Consider a guided custom tour, tailored to your liking. Plan to visit Old Town and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Dubrovnik attractions using our Dubrovnik road trip app .
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  • You don’t want to be here in the summer months. Horrible. Crowded. Cruise Ships dump 8 to 10 thousand people for 5 hours along with normal tourists it’s a mad house. Long lines. Long waits. But in...  more »
  • We stayed in the old town for 4 nights just before Christmas. The people were friendly, the town sparkling clean and free from the mass tourist influx. We enjoyed being able to explore the little...  more »
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