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Family activities and things to do near Dubrovnik

Looking for ideas for things to do in and around Dubrovnik with children? Then read on for part two of our round-up of family-friendly activities, or read part one looking at things to do with kids in Dubrovnik itself. Read more »

Children’s activities and things to do in Dubrovnik

Looking for ideas for things to do in Dubrovnik with children? Family-friendly Dubrovnik and its surrounding area is a great choice for a city break or beach holiday with kids. The area is very safe and the locals love little ones, so you know they’ll be welcome everywhere! Read more »

Lokrum, a peaceful island retreat

Lokrum is a small, car-free, uninhabited island that stretches in front of Dubrovnik and is home to a monastery and botanical garden. There is an abandoned fort on the island’s peak, from where you can enjoy amazing views of the mainland. There are also two restaurants, a bar and a small shop for essentials. Read more »

Gruž, a bustling port neighbourhood

Vibrant Gruž is just 3km from Dubrovnik’s Old Town and very typical of the area. It has a charming little port, where you can catch ferries to and from Italy and to the islands. Ferry company Jadrolinija has its office here. Read more »

Cavtat, a true seaside treasure

Cavtat is a beautiful coastal town and a wonderful holiday resort. It’s still a little-known gem of a destination in Croatia, but anyone who stays here once comes back again and again.

It is 20km south of Dubrovnik, with great transport links, making it convenient for travellers. There are boats to neighbouring Mlini, Dubrovnik and the islands. Bus number 10 runs to and from Dubrovnik, and the airport is only 3km away. Read more »

The allure of Dubrovnik’s Old Town

We have all heard about Dubrovnik and its majestic city walls. But did you know that the city is actually split into three main areas: the Old Town, Gruž and Lapad? Read more »

Best times to visit Dubrovnik

When is the best time to visit Dubrovnik? Lots of our guests ask us this question, so we’ve written this helpful guide on what to expect every month of the year. Read more »

Christmas in Dubrovnik

Are you planning to visit Dubrovnik for Christmas to escape the cold, snowy weather? Find out how we celebrate the festive season here in Croatia! Read more »