Dubrovnik walking tour with Monastery & City Walls ( PRŢVATE TOUR )
DUB TOUR 1: Dubrovnik walking tour with Monastery & City Walls (4 hrs)
Known as the “Pearl of the Adriatic” Dubrovnik is a magnificent medieval walled city in which history oozes from every brick and tile. On this fascinating walking tour, you’ll discover why George Bernard Shaw said, “those who seek paradise on Earth should come to Dubrovnik”. This walking tour of the Old City will start from the Pile Gate and take you through the elegant Stradun main street and along its most important sights: The Franciscan Monastery, Onofrio`s Fountains, the Sponza Palace, Orlando`s Column, the City Bell Tower, the Church of St Blaise (the city’s Patron saint), Rector’s Palace (the seat of the Republic) and the Old Citys Romanesque-Baroque Cathedral. This Cathedral provides you with a chance to understand this landmarks history as it lived through earthquakes and reconstructions under the watchful eye of various architects, to become in this way the home for many important paintings and other works of art.
A guided visit will be made to the Franciscan Monastery which is a perfect example of Dubrovniks unique architecture, housing one of the oldest pharmacies in Europe and its own museum, which displays priceless objects from Dubrovniks historic and cultural past.
The tour will end with a walk on the city walls. The City Walls of Dubrovnik are among the most impressive and best preserved defense systems in the world, included in 1979 in the UNESCO`s World Cultural Monument Heritage list.
From this spot you will have a chance to get an overview of another fascinating quarter of the town and to see the parts of the city you have just explored yourself from a different perspective.
After this impressive tour either free time or return back to the ship.
Private Professional Licensed Guide
Transportation in comfortable A/C vehicles
Private Professional Driver
Entrance fee to the Franciscan Monastery and to the City Walls
All parking and taxes
Any meals and/or drinks
Any kind of other personal expenses