A walk along Dubrovnik's city walls is sure to be a highlight of your visit to this beautiful city. The walls that surround the historic centre are 2 km long and it takes about 2 hours to walk all the way round. While walking along the Dubrovnik's city walls you will enjoy the views of the lively squares, impressive fortresses and the hidden narrow streets.
Walking along the city walls is a unique experience which can be done on your own or by taking one of many guided tours both group or private. Such tours are available throughout the year with morning and afternoon options.
From the walls you
will see Lovrijenac Fortress which rises up on a 37 m high cliff, walk on the top
of St John's Fortress at the entrance to the Old Harbour or climb Minceta
Fortress – the highest point of the City walls. On the sea-side section of the city walls you will enjoy the views of the crystal clear Adriatic Sea and the island of Lokrum.
Find below all useful info for the best experience while visiting this amazing Dubrovnik sight.
Dubrovnik City walls tickets can be purchased at each entrance as well as online through Viator web-site.
The main entrance to the city walls is situated at the beginning of Stradun (entering from Pile Gate) to the right-hand side. Tickets can be paid in Croatian Kunas or by credit cards - no Euros accepted.
Please note that Dubrovnik Card includes a free visit to the City walls.
Dubrovnik City Walls are open all year round except on 25th of December (Christmas Day). Check out in the table below opening times month by month.
There are 3 entrances to the City walls:
Some cruise ships on their visit to Dubrovnik anchor in front of the Old Town. Passengers are transferred to the old town harbour by boats. One of the entrances to the City walls is situated only a short walk from there.
After leaving the port turn right and walk along the St Dominic's street until you reach St Lucas Fortress. You will come across the iron gate and entrance to the city walls.
After disembarking the ship take any city bus to the Old Town (no. 1A, no. 1B, no. 3) and ride it until the last stop. Walk through the Pile Gate. Once you step onto Stradun through the Pile Gate, there is an office on the right-hand side where you can purchase tickets for the City walls.
Take either city bus no. 4 or no. 6 and ride it until the last stop (Pile Gate). Get off the bus and walk until you reach Stradun. Turn right to reach the office where you can buy tickets for the City walls.
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