Off the beaten paths
This tour has been created for those who would like to try truly traditional food from Dubrovnik area and to escape from the crowd. Enjoying off the beaten paths while listening about this area history and tradition is a unique experience in Dubrovnik. During the tour you will have a great opportunity to enjoy some beautiful views while driving through the traditional villages and to hear a lot about history of this area if you are interested in, especially while visiting the small, medieval town of Ston with its fortification system, salt panels and medieval architecture.
So if you are interested to meet some locals, hear about their way of life, try traditional, local food and all of that out of crowd, feel free to contact me. . .
We will start our tour by picking you up by my personal car at any preferred location in Dubrovnik.
Driving part of the tour goes out of the City towards "Primorje" area, through the villages like "Trsteno" with the oldest arboretum in Europe and other small villages known of their olive groves. We will make a few stops to enjoy the panoramic view of Elaphite islands.
Next stop is in the bay of Bistrina known of the best Croatian oyster farms. A local oyster farmer is going to take us by hiss vessel to the oyster farm. Welcome drink, presentation of the oyster growing process and oyster tasting.
Visiting the small, medieval town of "Ston".
Driving through the coastal area and "Slano" bay towards the small village of "Orašac" where we will have the traditional Peka meal ( lamb and weal baked under the bell with a local potatoes and herbs ).
Driving back to Dubrovnik.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Any preferred location in Dubrovnik.
End location: Any preferred location in Dubrovnik.
Duration: 6 hours 30 min.
My personal car ( up to four passengers ). Škoda Octavia from 2014 ( air conditioned, of course ).
My personal services as your tour guide, transportation in my personal car ( up to four passengers ), presentation of the oyster growing, oyster tasting with a welcome drink and local wine, traditional "Peka" meal,local cheese and smoked ham, another welcome drink and a bottle of another local wine.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
100 Kunas - Souvenirs, drinks or any other costs regarding to your personal activities.
Souvenirs, drinks or visiting the "Veliki Kaštio" fort in the small medieval town of Ston.