Wine roads of Dubrovnik
self guided and guided walking tour
This tour combines walking activities in Dubrovnik area and wine tasting in famous cellars of Peljesac peninsula and area of Konavle in Dubrovnik vicinity Dubrovnik. Tour length 8 days (7 nights) and its self guided and guided tour, this tour is designed for a small groups and couples.
Arrival in Dubrovnik airport, meet and transfer to Dubrovnik accommodation, rest of the day on your own.
After breakfast we collect and transfer you to Dubrovnik Old town where we meet your local English speaking guide who will lead you through Old centre, after 2 hours guided tour you have time for refreshment (cafe, lunch, just walking through streets...) after sightseeing your guide will show you where Dubrovnik port is. There you will embark on a ferry which will take you on Island Lokrum. Rest of your day you spend on this interesting island vicinity Dubrovnik, besides nice walking paths which will take you on highest island peak (fort Royal) you can enjoy walking in Botanical garden and eventually swimming in some of many hidden bays. Late afternoon departure to old port of Dubrovnik, short walk through Dubrovnik main street Stradun, after that you can walk to your Dubrovnik accommodation or you can use city bus.
3. Day: Lopud walks, distance 12 km.
Second day of Dubrovnik you go to the island of Lopud, self guided walking trip on the Lopud island.
This morning we take ferry from Dubrovnik port to the Lopud island, sail takes about 45 min, for the return (in the afternoon hours) we have several departures from the Lopud port to Dubrovnik.
Lopud reach Mediterranean vegetation, mild climate with plenty sunny days, old stone houses, churches and number of noble palaces. Lopud is perfect gateway from Dubrovnik for a day hike, there are several hiking trails, or big one that makes loop around the island of 12 km where you can discover old forts, churches, botanical garden, the magnificent views over the cliffs… it is also famous for having the one of the best beaches in Dubrovnik.
Lopud is one, centrally located, in the group of the Elaphite islands; it is well connected with everyday ferry lines with Dubrovnik port. The main town and biggest place is Lopud, settled in picturesque bay with Franciscan monastery and water front surround with palm trees and citruses.
4th Day: Peljesac peninsula, wine testing
Today we go to peninsula Peljesac. Tour takes you to the beautiful Pelješac peninsula. Located in the heart of South Dalmatia, this picturesque area is home to some of the most intriguing red wines in Europe. Our private wine tour includes visit to small medieval town of Ston (one of the most town walls about 5,5 km), after short sightseeing tour we continue to Peljesac villages: Ponikve, Potomje, where we will visit some of the local wine producers and taste their famous wine: Dingac, Postup, Plavac… after cellars and wine yards we continue to village Ponikve where we will have lunch at local family…after lunch we return to Dubrovnik.
5th Day: Konavle countryside hiking (distance around 15 km)
After breakfast we collect you from Dubrovnik and we transfer you to Cavtat, Cavtat will be your base for next 3 days. This medieval town on the edge of Konvle valley with many small villages is ideal place for hiking trips to countryside. Hiking pathway starts in Cavtat and continues among villages, forests, fields and vineyards to village Cilipi and continues behind and above other villages and ends in village Radovcici. Total distances of the trails and paths are about 15 km in one direction (from Cavtat to village Radovcici). For return to Cavtat you can use same way, or take a local bus.
6th Day: Konavle wine tour
Meet with our driver/guide during the morning and shuttle to hills of Konavle, after short panoramic drive we come to village Pridvorje and river Ljuta. After 30 min walk around water mills and walk to the river Ljuta spring. We continue exploring the area with village Dubravka where we visit 15th century fortress Sokol town. After sightseeing medieval fort we head to village Radovcici where we visit family Ljubic who produce wine and liqueurs for a centuries. In their 300 y old cellar you will taste their products: wine, liqueurs, dry figs, smoked ham, cheese, olives... After lunch, return to your hotel.
7th Day: Free day on your own
You have all day for yourself, to explore Cavtat little bit more, or alternatively to book with us some optional trip (Mount Snjeznica trekking trip to Montenegro or to Mostar etc.)
8th Day: Departure day
We arrange transfer from Cavtat to Dubrovnik airport.
|Duration||8 days / 7 nights|
|Dates||daily from April to October inclusive|
|Level||moderate, in addition, other activities can include sea kayaking, biking, snorkeling and multisport|
|Activities||walking, wine tasting|
|April (pension)||640 € per person|
|May & October (pension)||695 € per person|
|June & September (pension)||745 € per person|
|July & August (pension)||830 € per person|
|April (hotel)||745 € per person|
|May & October (hotel)||830 € per person|
|June & September (hotel)||855 € per person|
|July & August (hotel)||955€ per person|
Because of the high summer temperatures we suggest months and seasons in spring and autumn.
Single supplement (when travel with two or more travelers) EUR 140.
Extra nights EUR 45 - 50 per person (BB).
Type of the accommodation: 3 stars hotels or guest houses (pensions); all accommodations include private bathroom.
Dubrovnik city (loco transfers) 1 - 4 pax EUR 25 per car
Dubrovnik airport - Dubrovnik 1-4 pax EUR 40 per car
If the tour is divided into 2 different months and there are 2 different tour prices then we charge it on the costs of the month where they spend more days (if the tour start May 29th and end June 5th) then we charge it on rates from June.
7 x accommodation, breakfasts, maps and route notes, local emergency support, time table of buses, boats and other useful information, luggage transfers, orientation by our local agent for each destination and service of meeting and support during traveling between tour destinations. Transfers and boat tickets, national park entrance fee in Mljet included according to tour itinerary.
Flights and transfers not mentioned above, meals and beverages not mentioned above.
Other activities can include sea kayaking, cycling, snorkeling, and multisport itineraries.