"Tour by Dubrovnik Local" #PearlofAdriatic

Duration: 1h and 45min
Languages: English
Guru: Marco
Quality Verified Registered on January 30, 2019

My name is Marco and I am a local in Dubrovnik. My passion is history and wine. I am a licensed and experienced local guide and will do my best to make your day and your entire stay in our beautiful city more enjoyable. Also, I can provide many local tips and tricks on how to survive in this massive tourist spot like Dubrovnik Old Town.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Dubrovnik Walking Tour is the best introduction to this unique town. The tour will reveal the most famous attractions of the town, historical facts, legends and curiosities, suggestions on what to do, where to go, hidden highlights...and so much more. This walking tour will take only 1,45 hrs of your time, and I assure you it will be worth.

As your local guide, I will try to impress you with knowledge and enthusiasm and ensure you fully enjoy the tour and this fascinating town. I suggest asking questions as much as you want, as this is what tours are all about. Thank you.

Additional info: Our sightseeing tour involves some walking, but nothing that cannot be handled as there will be only few places with steps. Choose lightweight gear that works equally well in changing weather conditions (Check the weather before you head out for the tour. Also, don't forget to have some water with you and a hat to protect from heavy sun rays, I will do my best to find shade :)

Tour Include(mention): 

  • Lovrijenac Fortress 
  • Minčeta Fortress
  • Saint Savior Church
  • Onofrio Fountains
  • Stradun (Main street)
  • Franciscan Monastery
  • Jesuit Steps and St. Ignacius church
  • Rectors Palace
  • Cathedral
  • St. Blasius church
  • Orlando Column
  • Old Harbor
  • and many more. 


Please be aware that we are not going to enter any of these sites, due to the nature of free tour. The tour will be charged based on valid price list.

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Ul. Svetog Đurđa 1, 20000, Dubrovnik,...
    Ul. Svetog Đurđa 1, 20000, Dubrovnik, Croatia
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    Meeting point: Pile Gate - In front of "Nautika" restaurant. You can also check my photos for direct location. I am 2m tall guy holding a white book with "Free Dubrovnik Tours" on it :)

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Nautika Restaurant

    This is meeting point and beginning of our story. You can find it on google maps.

  • 2
    Outside visit
    Vrata od Pila

    We will explain one of the main gates and enter the city, we have great view to walls and fortresses.

  • 3
    Outside visit
    Minčeta
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Lovrijenac
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Velika Onofrijeva Fontana

    We now enter inside of the Old city, you will get detailed explanation of the city history.

  • 6
    Outside visit
    Church of St. Salvation
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Franciscan Church and Monastery

    We do not enter, but explain it in detail.

  • 8
    Outside visit
    Stradun

    We walk through the most important and famous street in Dubrovnik.

  • 9
    Outside visit
    Ulica od Puča

    We pass through this street do explain less frequent but unique locations.

  • 10
    Outside visit
    Crkva Svetog Blagoveštenja

    Here we visit and explain Dubrovnik relationship with other religions.

  • 11
    Outside visit
    Gunduliceva Poljana Market

    We explain about Dubrovnik cuisine and everyday life of locals.

  • 12
    Outside visit
    Jesuit Stairs

    A bit about the steps but more about GOT :)

  • 13
    Outside visit
    Saint Ignatius

    All about Dubrovnik education and Jesuits.

  • 14
    Outside visit
    Crkva sv. Stjepan (ostaci)

    Important church where Croatian and Dubrovnik history meet.

  • 15
    Outside visit
    Katedrala Uznesenja Blažene Djevice Marije

    Seat of Dubrovnik bishop and story about link with Vatikan.

  • 16
    Outside visit
    Rector's Palace

    Court, government and city classes.

  • 17
    Outside visit
    Gradsko kazalište Marina Držića
  • 18
    Outside visit
    Luža ulica
  • 19
    Outside visit
    Sponza Palace

    Main city square and place full of history.

  • 20
    Outside visit
    Saint Blasius Church

    Our protector and savior St. Blaise.

  • 21
    Outside visit
    Orlando's Column

    Symbol of Dubrovnik and its independence.

  • 22
    Outside visit
    Žudioska ulica
  • 23
    Outside visit
    Dominikanski samostan
  • 24
    Outside visit
    Revelin
  • 25
    Outside visit
    Old Harbour City Center Apartment

    we finish our journey on the most important spot for Dubrovnik, old harbor.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Gordon 20 Sep 2023
Ashreigney

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
I think that Marco was excellent. His grasp of Croatian history was given with wisdom and wit including personal observations related to his and his family’s experiences from Tito onwards. His grasp of the genesis and development t of Dubrovnik was impressive. He engaged/informed with professionalism and no little humour. We were delighted with his efforts on our behalf. Gordon & Claire Murray
Alisha 20 Sep 2023
Vancouver

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
Marco was great to listen to, provided a lot of information in a very relatable and engaging way. He welcomed as many questions as you could fit in, and mixed history with modern lifestyle of Dubrovnik. It was a great way to become familiar with the city, while also appreciating the history of your surroundings. Highly recommend joining at the start of your Dubrovnik stay. Thank you Marco!
Manuel 20 Sep 2023
Berlin

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Travelled in group - Sep 2023
Great tour guide with so much information on history and present days. Perfect tour!
Ali Xiddig 20 Sep 2023
Leicester

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Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
Marco was an outstanding guide. He gave us so many insightful tidbits on the Old Town that truly enriched my holiday. He was very charismatic, funny and highly knowledgable on the history of Dubrovnik - making for a fully rounded tour experience. I truly enjoyed the tour, it was definitely a highlight for me.
Luisa 20 Sep 2023

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Travelled in group - Sep 2023
Marko is a really nice and funny guy! He did a great job walking us around the beautiful Dubrovnik and we really enjoyed the tour!
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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