What to do in Dubrovnik
As it was added to UNESCO list of World Heritage sites, you will not be surprised that it has a lot of historic sights to visit during your stay. One of the most famous ones is Stradun, located in the Old Town Dubrovnik, most of the sights are there. Another is to walk along the city walls surrounding the city. You can read more about the sights in our blog - Sightseeing tips in Dubrovnik.
Dubrovnik city, photo by: Wikimedia commons
Just like a lot of cities, there are a lot of beaches in Dubrovnik, but we will write about the most famous ones. It would be a shame to stay in or near Dubrovnik and not visit them.
Beach Banje in Dubrovnik, photo by VIP Holiday Booker
Located on the eastern entrance of Dubrovnik old Town, the beach offers you an amazing sight of the Old Town. You can find a restaurant, coffee bar, jet skies, parasols and speed boats for rent there and lots more. At night, the beach transforms into a nightclub, where you can dance until morning. It is no surprise that this beach is one of the more popular ones.
Beach Sveti Jakov
Beach Sveti Jakov, Dubrovnik, photo by Flickr.com
Another known beach is Sveti Jakov. Located in the eastern part of Dubrovnik, it also offers you a view of Dubrovnik old Town and the island Lokrum. The lovely pebble beach offers a restaurant and beach bar, a parasol, sea kayak and jet-ski rental place, beach volleyball court and lots more.
Dubrovnik beach, photo by Flickr.com
Looking for a place to go snorkelling, there are several options you can visit, such as: Buža, Danče, Gorica, Lapad/Petka and Lokrum. Of the listed places, the closest one to Old Town is Buža.
If you want to know what the other beaches are, you can find the details in our previous blog- 7 most memorable Dubrovnik beaches.
Elaphite Archipelago islands, near Dubrovnik
A popular way to spend a day in Dubrovnik is to do a boat trip to the nearby Islands. You can rent a speedboat/Yacht with a skipper and enjoy the hidden sights, beaches, and islands. There is the option to book a private walking tour in Dubrovnik and lots more. If you are interested, you can contact one of our concierge specialists and get all the details. Most of the tours/day trips are catered to your wishes, so you can tell us what you want and we will organize it.
Day trips with Yacht, photo by VIP Holiday Booker
Dubrovnik Summer Festival
This is an annual Summer festival held on more than 70 open air venues in the city Dubrovnik. It lasts from 10th July till 25th August. The program consist of a Drama programme, Music programme, Opera programme, Ballet programme and Exhibitions.
Where to eat in Dubrovnik
You will find a lot of great restaurants in the city, I will only name a few in this blog. If you want to read more, you can do it in our blog- The Best Fine Dining Restaurants in Dubrovnik.
Restaurant Posat in Dubrovnik, photo by: Posat Restaurant
Located just outside the Dubrovnik walls, it is a famous fish restaurant in the city. You can choose your own meal from the seawater aquarium in the restaurant, you can be sure that it is fresh.
- Address: Ul. uz Posat 1, 20000, Dubrovnik, Croatia
- Contacts: [email protected] ,Reservations: +385 20 421 194
- Website: Restaurant Posat Dubrovnik
Delicious dish in Posat Restaurant, photo by Posat Restaurant
Restaurant Nautika in Dubrovnik, photo by Nautika Restaurant
Located on the western entrance to the Old Town on a cliff, the restaurant Nautika is one of the finest in the city and offers you a beautiful sea view.
- Address: Brsalje ul. 3, 20000, Dubrovnik, Croatia
- Reservations: Book your table at Nautika Restaurant directly here or call +385 20 44 25 26
- Website: Nautika Restaurant
Meal at Nautika Restaurant
View from the Panorama Restaurant in Dubrovnik, photo by: Panorama Restaurant
Located on the hill of Srđ in Dubrovnik (right next to the cable car), this restaurant offers you a spectacular view of the city, as the name itself tells you.
- Address: Upper cable car station, 20 000 Dubrovnik,
- Reservations: [email protected]
- Website: Panorama Restaurant
A night at the Panorama Restaurant
Restaurant 360 in Dubrovnik, photo by: Restaurant 360
Restaurant 360 is the first Michelin Star restaurant in Dubrovnik. Located on the old town city walls, it offers you a greats sea view and delicious meals.
- Address: Ul. Svetog Dominika bb, 20000, Dubrovnik, Croatia
- Reservations: [email protected]
- Website: Restaurant 360 Dubrovnik
Restaurant 360 on the city walls of Dubrovnik, photo by: 360 Restaurant
Where to stay in Dubrovnik
Villa Bay Breeze, pool area and sea view
The beautiful Villa Bay Breeze is located in Molunat, near Dubrovnik. Made for 8 people, it offers you an amazing sea view and a place to relax. The house spreads on a property of 50,000m2, offering you complete privacy to enjoy our holiday in this vintage villa.
Aerial view of the Villa Bay Breeze
Villa Above the Sky, terrace and sea view
Located in Bresečine, near Dubrovnik, the Villa Above the Sky offers you beautiful sights in nature. The villa for 8 people is a great place to spend your holiday and offers a great combination of modern and vintage interior and exterior. On disposal, the guests have Billiard and Badminton.
Outdoor dining area of Villa Above the Sky
Infinity Pool of the Villa Dubrovnik Secret Escape
Stay at this Luxury Villa near Dubrovnik with Infinity Pool. The Villa can accommodate 7 people and offers you table-tennis, fitness equipment, a beautiful sea view from the terrace and the pool. It is a great place to stay if you want to explore the city, Dubrovnik.
Terrace and dining area of the Villa Dubrovnik Secret Escape
View from the pool of Villa Empress with heated pool
Amazing Villa located near Dubrovnik that offers lovely sea vies from the terrace. The Villa is made for 10 people and offers a heated infinity pool, whirlpool and fitness equipment to its guests. This house is a great location if you want to spend a relaxing holiday with your loved ones.
Aerial view from Villa Empress and the beach in front of it
I hope you found this blog entertaining and helpful. If you have more questions or are interested in anything mentioned in the blog, feel free to contact us and someone for the Concierge department will help you and give you more information or offers.