Southern Dalmatia

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Southern Dalmatia - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

Recommended Fodor’s Video

Sort by: 35 Recommendations {{numTotalPoiResults}} {{ (numTotalPoiResults===1)?'Recommendation':'Recommendations' }} 0 Recommendations
CLEAR ALL CLEAR ALL
Loading...
Loading...
  • 1. Buža

    Stari Grad | Restaurant–Sight

    Walk through an 800-year-old wall to find a secret swimming spot across the sea from a cursed island. Sounds like a fairy tale, but in Dubrovnik...Read More

  • 2. Dubrovnik Cable Car

    Ploce | Viewpoint/Scenic Overlook

    Reopened in July 2010 after being destroyed in the siege of Dubrovnik, the ultramodern cable car whisks you to the top of Mt. Srđ for the best...Read More

    View Tours and Activities
  • 3. Gradske Zidine

    Stari Grad | Viewpoint/Scenic Overlook

    Dubrovnik's city walls define the Old Town and are one of the world's most stunning architectural achievements. A walk along the top, which...Read More

    View Tours and Activities
  • 4. Lokrum Island

    Archaeological Site/Ruins

    Some of Dubrovnik's most natural and peaceful beaches lie on the tiny island of Lokrum, a short distance southeast of the Old Town. Lush and...Read More

  • 5. Nacionalni Park Mljeta

    Park (National/State/Provincial)

    Within the densely forested park lie two interconnected saltwater lakes—Malo Jezero (Little Lake) and Veliko Jezero (Big Lake)—ideal for swimming...Read More

  • 6. Pomorski Muzej

    Stari Grad | Museum/Gallery

    Above the aquarium, located on the first and second floors of St. John's Fortress, this museum's exhibits illustrate how rich and powerful Dubrovnik...Read More

  • 7. Trsteno Arboretum

    Garden/Arboretum

    The area around Dubrovnik has many fine examples of summer villas built by noble families, but the one in Trsteno is something special. Within...Read More

    View Tours and Activities
  • 8. War Photo Limited

    Stari Grad | Museum/Gallery

    Shocking and impressive, this modern gallery devotes two entire floors to war photojournalism. The permanent exhibition showcases photos and...Read More

  • 9. Akvarij

    Stari Grad | Zoo/Aquarium

    This dark, cavernous space in the St. John's Fortress houses several small pools and 27 well-lit tanks containing a variety of fish from rays...Read More

  • 10. Bell Tower

    Stari Grad | Building/Architectural Site

    All walks down the Stradun lead to one point: the bell tower, the centerpiece of Luža Square. It was erected in 1444, but growing instability...Read More

  • 11. Crkva Svetog Vlaha

    Stari Grad | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    This 18th-century Baroque church replaced an earlier one destroyed by fire. Of particular note is the silver statue on the high altar of St...Read More

  • 12. Dominikanski samostan

    Stari Grad | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    With a splendid, late-15th-century floral Gothic cloister as its centerpiece, the monastery is best known for its museum, which houses a rich...Read More

  • 13. Franjevačka samostan

    Stari Grad | Museum/Gallery

    The monastery's chief claim to fame is its pharmacy, which was founded in 1318 and is still in existence today; it's said to be the oldest in...Read More

  • 14. Franjevački samostan

    Museum/Gallery

    A 20-minute walk up the hill above Orebić brings you to the 15th-century Franciscan monastery, perched 492 feet above sea level. The view across...Read More

  • 15. Gradski Muzej Korčula

    Museum/Gallery

    Located in a 16th-century stone palace on the main square, this charming museum contains items from all eras of the island's history, from neolithic...Read More

  • 16. Jesuit Steps

    Stari Grad | Plaza/Square/Piazza

    Find this monumental Baroque staircase, Dubrovnik's very own version of the Spanish Steps, at the south side of Gundulićeva Poljana. At the...Read More

  • 17. Katedrala

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    On the main square, the splendid Gothic-Renaissance cathedral is built from a wheat-colored stone that turns pale gold in sunlight, amber at...Read More

  • 18. Katedrala Velika Gospa

    Stari Grad | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The present structure was completed in 1713 in Baroque style after the original was destroyed in the 1667 earthquake. Legend says that Richard...Read More

  • 19. Knežev Dvor

    Stari Grad | Museum/Gallery

    One of the most significant buildings along the Croatian Coast, this was the administrative center of the Dubrovnik Republic. It's where the...Read More

  • 20. Kopnena Vrata

    Building/Architectural Site

    This gate, the main entrance into the Old Town, is topped by the 15th-century Revelin Tower, housing an exhibition connected with the Moreška...Read More

No sights Results

Please try a broader search, or expore these popular suggestions:

Around the Web