Activity Options from Dubrovnik

About Activity Options from Dubrovnik

Summary

A selection of small group activities in Dubrovnik available to pre-book for our holiday customers.

Duration: One Day

  • 1. Buggy safari & Cable Car
  • 2. Jeep Safari
  • 3. Taste of Dalmatia
  • 4. Sea Kayaking
  • 5. Swimming by Galleon
  • 6. Hiking
  • 7. Cycling & Wine Tasting in Konavle Valley
  • 8. Climbing on Srd Hill
  • 9. Sunset Sea Kayaking

Itinerary

  • 1. Buggy Safari & Cable Car

    Prepare to be amazed by spectacular views and wilderness only 5 minutes away from Dubrovnik's Old Town. We'll transfer you to Srd hill, the starting point of your adventure. After an introduction to the tour, start your engines and head off the beaten track in the two-seater buggies. You'll have the opportunity to see parts of Dubrovnik’s surroundings rarely seen by visitors.

    After this one hour expedition there will be free time to explore the Imperial Fortress, War Museum or simply enjoy the views of Dubrovnik from the terrace - one of the most stunning views in Croatia. You will be provided with a ticket for the cable car for your return to Dubrovnik.

    • Included: one way transfer to Srđ, buggy activity, one way cable car ticket

  • 2. Jeep Safari

    Konavle jeep safari is a unique three hour off-road adrenaline ride through the beautiful Konavle valley. Breathtaking nature, forests, meadows, seascapes and photo opportunities all await you. After a short introduction you'll start off from Cavtat and make your way off-road through the Konavle valley towards the village of Ljuta, where you'll stop for refreshments and enjoy a visit to the old mills. You will then drive through the villages of Popovići and Čilipi which enjoy spectacular views across to the Adriatic. Your adventure ends back in Cavtat.

    • Included: return transfer, Jeep activity, refreshments.

  • 3. Taste of Dalmatia

    Your day starts with a pleasant bus ride along the Adriatic coast and your first stop will be in the charming village of Orasac. Here olive oil is still made the old-fashioned way; the mill is driven by a horse. You'll also have the chance to taste home-made cheese, smoked ham and wine in one of the old village houses. After your visit you will continue on to the small town of Ston, the "oyster capital" of Croatia. One of Ston's main features is its magnificent 5km wall which surrounds the town. Construction started in 1317 and lasted a couple of hundred years. Of note also are Ston's ancient salt pans which were in use during the Dubrovnik Republic, in fact salt is still produced here.  After visiting Ston, enjoy a walk by the sea in the town of Mali Ston, from here you'll have a great view towards the oyster and mussel farms.  You'll have the opportunity to taste this famous seafood served on a platter in one of the local restaurants.

    • Included: transportation, guide, snack, wine, demonstration of olive oil production, sea food platter.

  • 4. Sea Kayaking

    Board the sea kayaks and head out into the blue Adriatic. Paddle below the magnificent Dubrovnik city walls, swim in one of the secluded caves and simply enjoy being at one with nature.

    • Included: transportation, gear, instructor, 1/2 litre bottle of water

  • 5. Swimming by Galleon

    Enjoy a perfect day out on the magnificent Galleon Tirena. Step back in time for a visit to the most attractive islands in the Dubrovnik archipelago. Enjoy the medieval atmosphere on the Galleon Tirena, explore the sandy beaches of Koločep and Lopud, and simply relax!

    • Included: guide

  • 6. Hiking to Napoleon's Fort

    The walk will begin from the Old town's Ploče gate and take one of the oldest roads in Dubrovnik (6th century). The ascent is easy and leads to the village above Dubrovnik called Bosanka. While climbing up we can enjoy the view of the old town from the foothills. After about one hour of walking we come to the Napoleon's fort Imperial which was badly damaged during the war and is now a museum of the Homeland war. We take a small rest and refresh ourselves with fruit and water. Then we walk back down to the town and end our hiking tour at Pile gate.

    More details:

    • Duration approx. 3 hrs
    • All of our professional guides are registered under Croatian mountain rescue service.
    • Staff speak Croatian and English.
    • Minimium age 8 years (accompanied by a parent)
    • Clothing recommendation: shorts or walking trousers, comfortable shoes, sunscreen
    • Difficulty: Easy
    • Fitness level: a low level of fitness only is required.

    What's included: - equipment, insurance, guide, water, fruit.

  • 7. Cycling & Wine Tasting in Konavle Valley

    The excursion starts at the village Gruda in the beautiful Konavle valley. We take our bikes on the small village roads that run across the lush Konavle region. The trail takes us through orchards, corn fields, vineyards, blueberry fields; we also cross the bridges on the Ljuta and Konavočica rivers. Occasional short breaks are made for getting acquainted with the historical and natural characteristics of the Konavle region such as a visit to Franciscan monastery and the old mills in Ljuta village. During our breaks we will refresh ourselves with fruit and water. Taking small village roads, we return to Gruda and a visit of the wine cellars, where you can taste and buy famous wines produced from local grapes.

    More details:

    • Duration - approx. 3 hours
    • All equipment used is registered and certifited in EU.
    • All customers must wear Helmet at all times while on the bikes.
    • All of our professional guides are registered under Croatian mountain rescue service.
    • Staff speak Croatian and English.
    • Minimium age 8 years (accompanied by a parent)
    • Clothing recommendation: shorts, trainers, sunglasses, sunscreen
    • Start point: Gruda Village

    What's included: equipment, insurance, guide, water, wine tasting, crackers, fruit.

  • 8. Rock Climbing on Srd Hill

    Enjoy your rock climbing experience in the beautiful surroundings of Srđ Hill with a perfect view on the Dubrovnik area. Rock climbing is a physically and mentally demanding sport, one that often tests a climber's strength, endurance, agility and balance along with mental control. For the experienced ones there is climbing of a real rock face at Žarkovica, a small village on top of the hill; for those with limited or no experience a climbing school (lesson) is included - i.e. participants climb up natural rock formations with different levels of climbing routes adapted for experienced as well as beginners.

    More details:

    • Duration approx. 2.5 hours
    • All equipment used is registered and certifited in EU.
    • All customers must wear a climbing equipment and helmets at all times.
    • All of our professional guides are registered under Croatian mountain rescue service.
    • Staff speak Croatian and English.
    • Minimium age 16 years (accompanied by a parent)
    • Clothes recommendation: wear a t-shirt, sport (short) trousers, sunscreen
    • Start point: Žarkovica
    • Minumum: 10 persons; Maximum: 20 persons

    What's included: equipment, insurance, guide / instructor, water, energy bar.

  • 9. Sunset Sea Kayaking

    This adventure on the Adriatic sea starts beneath fort Lovrjenac in the small port called Pile, next to restaurant Orhan. After a safety briefing and instructions you will paddle beneath the city walls until you reach the hidden cave beach called Betina where you will have a short break for swimming and snorkeling. From there you will paddle around Lokrum island and explore its caves. Upon your return you will have an opportunity to enjoy the magnificent sunset in direction of the Elaphite islands. When you return to Pile port, some wine and a snack will be waiting for you.

    More details:

    • Duration approx. 2.5 hrs
    • All equipment used is registered and certified in EU.
    • All customers must wear Personal Flotation Device (PFD) and Helmet at all times.
    • All of our professional guides are registered at Croatian mountain rescue service
    • Staff speak Croatian and English.
    • Previous experience: Not necessary
    • Minimum age 8 years.
    • What to Bring: swimming suit, sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, t-shirt, a towel.
    • Starts from: Port Pile

    What's included: equipment, insurance, guide assistance, water, wine, crackers.

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