Experience Dubrovnik Surroundings with Viewpoints

Private & Custom Tours in Bay of Kotor

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Interested in seeing Dubrovnik and its surroundings from a different perspective?Views and stories from five different locations in the vicinity of DubrovnikDrive through the nearby villages, hear tales about locals and the citySee the facilities which were devastated during the war, tourism then / nowOld forgotten monasteryLocal Drink/Coffee along the way in a local tavern with your guide Napoleonic fortress overlooking the Old Town War museum visit
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Old Town, Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, DalmatiaA ride will takes us outside the city with a shortstop overlooking the Dubrovnik Old Town on the main Adriatic road.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Beach Kupari, Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, DalmatiaDrive through the nearby villagesOur journey continues towards an area called Župa Dubrovačka. We will make a turn into the former YU army military resort completely devastated during the war in 90’s. Quite a story…It looks almost unreal that this place is still untouched since that period. Nearby is a location of the former Titos villa, but access is denied. It is a place where locals would go during summer months for a swim as well.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: MandaljenaHidden Dominican MonasteryAfter a short ride, we will reach a hidden Dominican monastery, which was completely forgotten for a couple of hundred years. These days there are some efforts in order to put it back into a function with the effort from the local association. When Napoleon troops abolished the Dubrovnik Republic this particularly monastery was used as a clinic for a sexually transmitted disease.Through upper villages, there is a stop near the oldest small church in the area. On this location, one of the oldest written artefacts related to an original Slavic alphabet was found.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Homeland War MuseumShort break and Napoleonic FortressAfter passing through villages, it is time for a short break, coffee or a local drink in a local tavern with your guide. Later followed by a ride across the hills to a point with a stunning view of Dubrovnik archipelago. The location offers a view towards Bosnia Herzegovina and Montenegro. We will place a visit to the Napoleonic fortress and war museum dedicated to the events from 1991. The story about the French occupation and recent history will bring this place alive.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Port Gruz, Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik-Neretva County, DalmatiaDubrovnik harbour viewA drive down the Adriatic road will take us to the viewpoint above the Dubrovnik harbour. We will make a short stop and introduce you to the stories related to the old summer palaces located around the harbour, its history and present state.Duration: 30 minutes

What’s included

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Guiding Services, Private Transportation, Admission Tickets to War Museum, Drink/Coffee break
  • Entry/Admission - Homeland War Museum

What’s not included

  • Personal Expenses, Souvenirs, Food