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Called the pearl of Croatian tourism, has always been rich architectural and cultural treasure for tourists, artists and culture lovers, the old city walls and fortresses were included in the UNESCO list of cultural heritage. Besides the natural and cultural sightseeing tours in the city and its vicinity, visitors can visit the Prince is bound to receive his guests at Rector's Palace.

Dubrovnik was founded by the union of two small towns: Laus, which was only a small island on the southern coast of Dalmatia, which offered shelter to refugees and the Italian town of Dubrava Epidaurum a settlement of Slavic immigrants in the foothills Srđ. Tight wet land was later filled with earth, unifying the city around the new-format markets.

The town was fortified, and will be built two ports on each side of the isthmus. Or maritime commerce has grown to become the only city-state on the east coast of the Adriatic Sea, which rivals Venice in the Middle Ages. Supported by diplomacy to flourish and experienced, Dubrovnik has experienced a remarkable level of development in the XV and XVI.

Dubrovnik was one of the centers of the development of the Croatian language, native place for many poets and writers as Ivan Marin Držić Gundula. Notable were also painters and Lovro Vicko Dobričević, and scientists as Ruđer Getaldić Marin Josip Boskov. The city was ruled by aristrocatie, and marriage between members of the three social classes was strictly forbidden. Ceremonial head of state was Prince or during Venetian suzerainty Rector. But real power was in the hands of two Councils (Vijeće) which had as members representatives of the nobility. Dubrovnik government was liberal in some things. He abolished slavery in 1418 and became the first state to recognize the new-format independent countries, the United States of America. Old flag of the city contains the word Libertas (freedom) and at the entrance Lovrijenac fortress, located outside the city walls, is the inscription Non bene pro toto Libertas venditur gold, is not good to sell freedom for all the gold.

The climate of Dubrovnik is characterized by hot, dry summers and mild winters. The average air temperature in the coldest month (February) is 4.6 ° C and the warmest (August) 26.2 ° C. Cold half of the year collect 68% of all rainfall a year, spring number 29, Winter 14, Fall 26 and Winter 37 rainy days out of a total of 105 such days. Snow is rare. With 2554 hours of sunshine in the sky, Dubrovnik ranks among the sunniest cities in southern Europe.


Dubrovnik | Called the pearl of Croatian tourism, has always been rich architectural and cultural treasure for tourists, artists and culture lovers, the old city walls and fortresses were included in the UNESCO list of cultural heritage

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Hotel Dubrovnik Palace, Dubrovnik

Hotel Dubrovnik Palace  

Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

  • Hotel with outdoor pool  
  • No transport provided
Hostel Sol, Dubrovnik

Hostel Sol

Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

  • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
  • No transport provided
Hotel Vis, Dubrovnik

Hotel Vis  

   Score 9.3/10 out of 2 reviews

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  • Hotel on the beach  
  • Airplane (01/01 - 12/31/2021)
  • No transport provided
Hotel Argosy, Dubrovnik

Hotel Argosy  

   Score 9.6/10 out of 1 reviews

Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

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  • No transport provided
Sumratin Hotel Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik

Sumratin Hotel Dubrovnik

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    Zagreb Hotel, Dubrovnik

    Zagreb Hotel

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      Hotel Marina, Dubrovnik

      Hotel Marina

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        Antea, Dubrovnik

        Antea

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          Celenga Apartments, Dubrovnik

          Celenga Apartments

          Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

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          Apartments Kiki, Dubrovnik

          Apartments Kiki

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            Apartments Ivan, Dubrovnik

            Apartments Ivan

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              Zdravka, Dubrovnik

              Zdravka  

              Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

              • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
              • No transport provided
              Boutique Beach Hotel Villa Wolff, Dubrovnik

              Boutique Beach Hotel Villa Wolff

              Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

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                Hotel La Croma, Dubrovnik

                Hotel La Croma

                Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

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                  Apartments Zore Glavinic, Dubrovnik

                  Apartments Zore Glavinic

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                    Kate Apartments, Dubrovnik

                    Kate Apartments

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                      Apartments Maja Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik

                      Apartments Maja Dubrovnik  

                      Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

                      • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
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                      Apartments Martiva, Dubrovnik

                      Apartments Martiva

                      Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

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                      • No transport provided
                      Apartments Ivana Old Town, Dubrovnik

                      Apartments Ivana Old Town

                      Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

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                        Sea Of Eden, Dubrovnik

                        Sea Of Eden

                        Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

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                          Apartments Bofiko, Dubrovnik

                          Apartments Bofiko

                          Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

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                            Vila Vala Apartment, Dubrovnik

                            Vila Vala Apartment

                            Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

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                              Dubrovnik Sweet House, Dubrovnik

                              Dubrovnik Sweet House

                              Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

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                                Burum Apartments, Dubrovnik

                                Burum Apartments

                                Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

                                • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
                                • No transport provided
                                Kusalo Apartments, Dubrovnik

                                Kusalo Apartments

                                Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia

                                • Hotel with parking  
                                • No transport provided

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                                Clients remarks about Dubrovnik


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                                Mihai, couple 08/28/2021DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                                Doina Ene, couple 08/07/2021DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                                Lucan Mariana , couple 07/10/2021DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                                Superb totul.




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                                Gheorghiu Cristina, couple 07/11/2019DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                                Orasul este superb, plin de istorie, iar hotelul foarte aproape de centru, are si plaja




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                                Lupulescu, family with children 08/07/2017DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                                orasul superb, plaja cu pietris , apa limpede si curata,




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                                Popa Liliana, couple 08/05/2015DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                                Un oras pe care ar trebui sa-l vizitezi macar o data in viata. O bijuterie medievala bine conservata, intesata de strazi inguste, cladiri care adapostesc biserici, muzee, restaurante ( o multime), magazine de suveniruri. Un trecut complex ancorat intr-un prezent mercantil,




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                                Dubrovnik is such a sensational destination that you don't have to miss it.




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