Dubrovnik excursion from Omis, Makarska or Split

Join us on a day trip to Dubrovnik, a marvelous city in southern Croatia fronting the Adriatic Sea. It's known for its distinctive Old Town, encircled with massive stone walls completed in the 16th century. Its well-preserved buildings range from baroque St. Blaise Church to Renaissance Sponza Palace and Gothic Rector’s Palace, now a history museum. Paved with limestone, the pedestrianized Stradun is lined with shops and restaurants..


How whole trip looks like:

After pick up and scenic ride along the coast of approximately 3.5 hours from Split (3 hours from Omis, or 2.5 hours from Makarska), we will reach our starting point - Gate Pile (Vrata od Pila) which is the western entrance to Dubrovnik’s Old Town, however, traditionally it was the first encounter with the city. Upon arrival you will be welcomed by our tour guide who will show You many amazing sights including elegant Rector's palace, a 14th-century Gothic-Renaissance palace museum featuring period furnishings & coats of arms, Stradun - the limestone-paved pedestrian street runs some 300 meters through the Old Town, the historic part of the city surrounded by the Walls of Dubrovnik , the Sponza palace –architectural style of this well-preserved old palace gives some indication of what the public buildings in Dubrovnik may have looked like, before they were destroyed in the 1667 earthquake that did considerable damage to the city.

You will also see The Church of St Blaise – situated at the very end of the Stradun street and easily recognizable by the statue of the city’s patron, St. Blaise on its top! St. Blaise was also the protector of the Independent Republic of Ragusa. His day has been celebrated since 972. and still is celebrated yearly on the 3rd of February. Following comes Dubrovnik Cathedral and Treasury – that’s where you will find the imposing Baroque Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin which was built on the sight of several former cathedrals that were damaged or destroyed throughout the history. Next stop is Onofrio’s Fountain - this famous Dubrovnik attraction was built in the 15th century and it stands out with its structure of 16 sides, acupola and 16 water pipes all around. It is the very end of an aqueduct that connects it with the source which is 12 km away. Its steps are a perfect resting spot..

Whole guided tour lasts approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes. After that, You can enjoy climbing City walls (own expense!) – which run uninterrupted for 1940 meters (6365 feet) encircling the City. The City of Dubrovnik is completely surrounded with defensive walls and forts, including the Old Port , or You can take a Cable car ride (own expense!) to the top of Srd hill, with breathtaking views over Old city and surrounding area. Or , You can just have a drink , relaxing in medieval atmosphere, while world goes by.

Please note that it is clever to bring sun hat, sun cream and a bottle of water, since it can get very hot during summer months.


PROGRAM:

  • Leaving Split at 7.30, Omis 08.00, Makarska 08.30
  • Guided tour from 11.00h - 12.00h
  • Free time 12.00h -16.30h
  • Return Makarska 19.00h, Omis 19.30h, Split 20.00h

You can choose how You'd like to get there: in either small groups (mini vans from 8 to 17 people at most), private car or private mini van . First from 1-3 persons, latter from 4 people and more. Detailed pricing can be found on the bottom of the page.

All vehicles are no more than 2 years old, have air condition and free Wifi. Our drivers are experienced and have vast knowledge about destination. You can rest assured that You're in a good hands.

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