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Walking The Ancient
City Walls Of Dubrovnik

A stunning view from northern section of City walls

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

Along the way you will see the top sights such as Great Onofrio's Fountain, the Bell TowerSponza PalaceFranciscan MonasteryDominican Monastery and Dubrovnik's Cathedral.

Some of Dubrovnik's sites have been used as settings for the popular TV series "Game of Thrones". A special treat for fans of this series is the "Game of Thrones" guided tour during which you'll get to know the fictional city of King's Landing while exploring Dubrovnik's UNESCO listed Old Town.

Entrance fees & Where to buy tickets

Once you enter Stradun through the Pile Gate, there is an office on the right-hand side where you can purchase tickets for the City Walls tour

Tickets can be paid in Croatian Kunas or by credit cards - no Euros accepted. The main 
entrance to the walls is located on the left-hand side. You can also pre-book regular tickets for Dubrovnik City walls through Viator web-site. 

Please note that Dubrovnik Card includes a free visit to the City walls.

Dubrovnik City walls entrance fees

  • ADULTS - 200 HRK (visit to the Lovrijenac Fortress is included)

  • STUDENTS (only with valid Croatia Student Card, International Student Card - ISIS & European Youth Card) - 50 HRK


  • CHILDREN UNDER 5 - free

  • DUBROVNIK-NERETVA COUNTY RESIDENTS - free with ID at the entrance.

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Dubrovnik City walls opening times

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.


January & February & March
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
April & May
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
June & July
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
August & September
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
November & December
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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