Backroad stories set in stone

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Tour Number

Activity Level

157841


Categories

Shore Excursion, Local Experience, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced)

History, Sightseeing and Gastronomy Tour


With this tour we would like to take you on a journey through the history and legacy of Dubrovnik and neighboring region of Herzegovina. In short distances we want to oppose historical legacy, landscape sights and gastronomy diversities. First stage is related with visit to oldest Arboretum in Europe, from there we will continue for unique panoramic view and further towards to Ston. During your stay in Ston you will have an opportunity to taste the freshly open oysters and also to hear more about the importance of this small town in terms of the economy of Dubrovnik Republic. In early afternoon hours we will drive inland towards Herzegovina. If Dubrovnik is a synonymous for tourism then Herzegovina is its direct opposite. The land of rocks and small pastures in between, characterized by its turbulent history with the consequences that are felt to these days. After cooling off in the interior of the cave Vjetrenice enjoy the tranquility and quietness of Popovo polje with traditional brandies, wine and dishes

Itinerary

In this tour I want to take you to explore the diversities which are so close with distance but yet pretty different.
Diversities in landscapes, history, religion, food, natural attractions and all of it in just one day and with one tour.

- Dubrovnik
- Ston
- Village Ravno
- Vjetrenica cave
- Village Zavala

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: - From your Hotel
- From Dubrovnik Port
- Any other place of your choice

End location: Upon your request

Duration: 10 hours

Transportation

Opel Vivaro minivan

What’s Included

Other: - visit to Arboretum
- oyster tasting
- visit to Vjetrenica Cave
- local brandy tasting
- meal (late lunch / dinner)
- fuel
- tourist tax
- bottles of spring water in the car
REMARK:
Passports required

Estimated Local Cash Needed

200 Kuna - souvenirs, ice cream, refreshments, etc

What’s Extra

Other: - any purchase for your personal need, souvenirs, beverages, etc
- visit to winery and wine tasting

A Recent Review of this tour

You cannot find a more wonderful guide than Niksa. He knows his Dubronvik and his back lane journey gives an insight to a different Croatia from the touristy facade. He showed us hidden gems of secluded coves and lavender fields. He is informative, friendly and with a care for us that was warming. We had a lovely day. And the traditional Croatian dinner he arranged at the caves is an experience not to be missed.
Andrea Leng

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Private tour guide Niksa

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