Tourist and cultural center
History and culture of Dubrovnik
Founded in 7th century it reached its peak in Renaissance era as an independent city state that rivaled Venice. The entire walled old city of Dubrovnik is an UNESCO World Heritage site. Besides the great Dubrovnik walls and Ravelin fortress from 16th century, which protected Dubrovnik for centuries, there are plenty of other thing to see, like the Roland´s Column, Bell Tower, Sponza Palace and Rector´s Palace, as well as Franciscan Monastery with the oldest pharmacy and Church of Saint Blaise (Crkva Svetog Vlaha) and many other examples of Dubrovnik cultural heritage.
Tourism in Dubrovnik
Walk the Stradun, Dubrovnik main street, visit and enjoy Dubrovnik Summer Festival, Libertas Dubrovnik Film Festival, or one of the many other events.