Dubrovnik’s City Walls and Wars Historic Walking Tour
Learn how the fortifications protected the prosperous city of Dubrovnik from its powerful enemies for centuries on this walking tour of its city walls and historic heart. Take in breathtaking views of the Adriatic Sea and Dubrovnik's Old Town.
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- Explore the heart of Dubrovnik’s Old Town and learn how the city became one of the most prosperous and advanced maritime republics for centuries
- Take in the breathtaking views of the port and Old Town from the top of the city’s walls
- See important historical landmarks, such as the Revelin Fortress, Minceta Tower, Lovrijenac Fortress, and more
- Hear mesmerizing stories and facts about the city walls, rivals, conflicts, and wars that make up over 1,400 years of Dubrovnik’s history
- Walk the city walls with a local guide licensed by the Croatian Ministry of Tourism
DescriptionFor centuries, the prosperous port city of Dubrovnik was protected both by the diplomatic skill of its leaders and the walls and fortifications surrounding it. Facing constant threats from powerful enemies, the leaders and the defensive city walls held firm. This historic 2-hour walking tour will focus on the defensive and political challenges Dubrovnik faced, and its struggle to survive as a small independent republic. A local guide will bring you to the top of Dubrovnik’s fortifications and lead you around the mesmerizing city walls. Take in breathtaking views of Dubrovnik’s port and Old Town, and visit landmarks vital to the political and defensive history of the city. Your guide will reveal why places like the Revelin Fortress, Minceta Tower, and Lovrijenac Fortress were essential structures in the protection of Dubrovnik’s people and prosperity. This tour is a highlight of any visit to Dubrovnik and will give you a thorough background on the essential role Dubrovnik played in the civilized world’s history.
IncludesGuided walk conducted by a professional local tourist guide, licensed by the Croatian Ministry of Tourism Mandatory admission ticket set by Dubrovnik city walls (Adults: 200) KN per person (€27), children aged 5 - 18: 50 KN (€7). To be paid at the city walls entrance in Kunas or by credit card. The price of admission is subject to change Gratuities (optional) Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Please note that the city walls entrance tickets are obligatory for all visitors and are not included in our prices
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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