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Description

Description

A walking tour holiday in Dubrovnik and the surrounding area including the island of Šipan, the medieval town of Ston, the town of Cavtat and the picturesque Konavle countryside.

 

Besides the walking activities, this trip offers the possibilities of exploring numerous interesting cultural and archaeological sites and tasting and enjoying traditional food and hospitality.

 

The routes include various interesting landscapes, such as the Konavle countryside hills and villages, the narrow streets of the Dubrovnik Old Town, the paths leading you between the olive trees and hills on the island of Šipan and the coast of the Pelješac peninsula. You will also pass by the cultural and archaeological sites and see landscapes where nature and history are combined in a perfect setting.


Itinerary

1st day: arrival

After your arrival at the Dubrovnik Airport you will be transported to your accommodation in the town of Cavtat, near the Dubrovnik Airport. You can spend the rest of the day at your leisure.

During the afternoon we will meet with our guide and have dinner in a local restaurant.

Accommodation: pension

Included meals: dinner (D)

Overnight stay in the Cavtat / Konavle countryside.

 

2nd day: hiking in the Dubrovnik countryside Konavle

After breakfast we will start the day with a walking tour in the countryside, exploring the villages, farms and paths that lead you through Mediterranean forests and overlook the rocky coast. The walking distance of the route is 12km.

Accommodation: pension

Included meals: breakfast (B)

Overnight stay in Cavtat.

 

3rd day: Konavle hills – Mount Sniježnica

After breakfast we will leave Cavtat and start our trip to the Konavle hills region. We will leave our minibus in the Kuna village (at 500m above the sea level), where we will start our hiking tour to the highest peak of the Dubrovnik region, Mount Sniježnica (1,234 m). The duration of the hiking tour is 5 hours. After a picnic lunch on the mountain, we will return to the Kuna village, from which we will be transported to our next destination, Dubrovnik. We will be based in Dubrovnik for the next 5 days.

 

Accommodation: pension

Included meals: breakfast (B), lunch (L)

Overnight stay in Dubrovnik.

 

4th day: Ston – Pelješac peninsula, walking distance: 14km

 

We will explore the medieval town of Ston and walk along the bay which is full of oyster farms. The hike continues following the old Napoleonic road up to the wine-growing area of Pelješac.

We will return to Ston for the overnight stay.

Accommodation: B&B / small hotel

Included meals: breakfast (B)

 

5th day: sightseeing and walking tour of Dubrovnik

In the morning you will travel to Dubrovnik where you will be based for the next 3 days. After the check-in, we will continue with a sightseeing tour of the historical centre, where you will spend around 2 hours on a private guided tour. After the tour you will get to enjoy free time and explore the city on your own.

Overnight stay in Dubrovnik, in a B&B.

 

6th day: hiking on the island of Lopud, walking distance: up to 10.5km

On our second day in Dubrovnik we will discover the island of Lopud. In order to fully explore and enjoy Dubrovnik, it is necessary to visit the Elaphiti island of Lopud.

The island of Lopud dates back to ancient times. In the Middle Ages, it was a summer residence of Dubrovnik’s patricians. Today, many traces, monuments, castles and churches are testaments to its history. Thanks to its combination of green Mediterranean vegetation and cultural monuments, Lopud is a perfect destination for walking tours.

 

Our tour begins after breakfast. We will walk from our accommodation to the Gruž port, where we will take the ferry to Lopud. The walking tour of the island starts at the Lopud port, towards the Kastio fort, through the pine forest and along the coast of the island.

Accommodation: B&B / hotel

Included meals: breakfast (B)

 

7th day: free time

You will spend your last day in Dubrovnik at your leisure. In the evening we will meet for dinner in a local restaurant.

Accommodation: pension

Included meals: breakfast (B), dinner (D)

Overnight stay in Dubrovnik.

 

8th day: transport to the airport and departure

Our tour ends with a transfer to the Dubrovnik Airport.

Included meals: breakfast (B)


Summary

Duration 8 days / 7 nights
Dates April to end of October
Level Easy and Moderate
Terrain Moderate with some hills
Activities walking, sightseeing

Rates

April, May, October 735,00 € per person
June & September 800,00 € per person
July & August 850,00 € per person

Other info

The trip includes:

  • Transport from (and to) the Dubrovnik Airport, to (and from) the accommodation, transport to and from various destinations during the trip,
  • Accommodation in Dubrovnik and Cavtat,
  • Meals and drinks: breakfasts are included, other meals in accordance with the trip itinerary (1 x picnic lunch, dinner with the group in a local restaurant on the first evening).
  • The trip also includes guided tours with an English-speaking Croatian guide, entrance fees and tickets to the places of interest.

The trip does not include:

  • Flights and airport taxes,
  • Transport services which do not apply to the days/times specified above,
  • Meals and drinks specified above.

Getting there and other info

The tour starts and ends in Dubrovnik. Dubrovnik has an international airport with easy connections to other European cities and the Croatian capital, Zagreb.

There is also an option of starting and ending the tour in Split.

There is a possibility of extending the duration of the tour for more than a week. Additionally, we can provide our services in other parts of Dalmatia (the island of Hvar, Split etc).

Other activities can include sea kayaking, hiking-trekking, multisport itineraries, cultural sightseeing etc.

 

Departures in 2020: Saturday – Saturday (recommended)

Departure dates can be different on request (for groups of min. 4 pax)

Rates:

April, May, October  EUR 735,00 per person

June, September EUR 800,00 per person

July, August   EUR 850,00 per person

Single use supplement:

EUR 180,00 in April, May, June and September

EUR 210,00 in July and August

 

All departures on request (min 4 pax for the guarantee departure)