Dubrovnik Guides

About Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik is an absolute pearl with its wonderful marble streets and Baroque buildings, totally recovered after being bombed in 1991. You won’t be anything but awe-struck at its beauty, a medieval city perched against the Adriatic and positively beaming with charm.

Dubrovnik Guides

Quick facts:

  • Rough location of city: Dubrovnik, Dalmatia, Croatia
  • Language: Croatian
  • Population of city: 120k
  • Nearest airport: Dubrovnik airport
  • Main train/bus station(s): Dubrovnik main bus station (outside the main city).
  • Best time to visit? If you can, avoid high season as prices skyrocket and availability is low. September-October and April-May are great times to visit.
  • Budget level? £££

Main Districts

The Old Town

A must see, but also the most expensive place to eat and drink.

New Town

Home to more restaurants and bars just outside the city walls, as well as modern shops and the main bus station.

Lapad and Babin Kuk

Beach-resort areas of the city, perfect for sea views and beach lazing.

Top Attractions

dubrovnik city

Game of Thrones film locations

traditional street in the city centre of dubrovnik

Dubrovnik Cable Car

Lokrum Island & Fort Royal

Beaches in Lapad and Babin Kuk

Best Places To Go Out

The city walls have some awesome atmospheric bars and clubs to explore, otherwise head to one of the beach clubs on the seafront for something more laid back.

  • D’Vino
  • Buza
  • La Bogeda
  • Culture Club Revelin
  • Cave Bar More

Culture Spots

Dubrovnik Cathedral

Church of Saint Blaise

Dominican Monestary