The wonderful city of Dubrovnik is situated on the most southern point of Croatia which is located on the Adriatic Sea. The city, which is often described as “the pearl of the Adriatic Sea” Dubrovnik is seen to be particularly historic and has a unique meaning. Above all, the century old “Old Town” with its impressive city wall is definitely worthwhile visiting. The “Old Town” of Dubrovnik has also been declared as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Within the “Old Town” you will find numerous small, narrow streets that can be easily explored in your car hire. These streets are lined with galleries, cafes, restaurants and boutiques. In the Franciscan monastery you will find the oldest chemist in the world that was built in 1317. You should definitely not miss out on a walk through this picturesque district. An additional highlight is a round tour the approximately 6m wide city wall. By doing this, you will also be able to enjoy the wonderful art and scenery of the centre of the “Old Town” as well as a fantastic view of the Adria and some of the other offshore islands- the ideal opportunity to take a few breath-taking photographs. It’s worthwhile to visit the “Sponza-Palace”, the Imperial Palace, the Jesuit Church as well as the Dominican Monastery. Dubrovnik can justifiably become the country’s “Capital of Culture”. Numerous artists, poets, authors have settled in this city and provide some of their own charm.
The city of Dubrovnik is at the same time a starting point for cruise liners from across the world. This gives this city a very international atmosphere. A trip to the harbour in Dubrovnik is definitely worth it. You can explore the route in and around the city in your car hire. In close proximity of the city, you will find numerous attractions and view-points which you can’t afford to miss out on. On the whole visitors will be met by warm and friendly Croatians and will be particularly spoiled with regards to the Croatian gastronomy. In Dubrovnik you will find first class restaurants that offer traditional Croatian food. Fish dishes are popular due to the city’s location. The city belongs to one of Croatia’s most popular holiday destinations and also offers the possibility to relax in peace and quiet. The numerous small bays and beaches invite visitors to while away their time. In your cheap car hire you can discover some of the beaches located near to the city in order to escape some of the hustle and bustle of the city. In Croatia, the road network is generally very well constructed which enables you to make your holiday unique in your car hire.
For those of you that like to do something a little more active whilst on holiday can take advantage of the numerous activities the city has to offer. Water-sports are very popular and the region offers many well laid out hiking trails and cycling paths. All possibilities are open to you and you can make your holiday as varied as you like. During the summer festival, Dubrovnik is a particular tourist magnet. The festival includes folklore, theatre and music. During this time the whole city has an especially fascinating and joyous atmosphere. Let the Croatian temperament get under your skin! A visit during this time will make your holiday into a unique experience. The climate in Dubrovnik is mild the whole year round. In the summer it is normally dry and sunny.