Dubrovnik is the most visited city in Croatia and you already know why. It is one of the most beautiful and one of the last remaining walled cities! With its rich history, perfect weather conditions as well as unforgettable views it truly is an amazing travel destination. If you still haven’t visited Dubrovnik, it’s time to change that in 2018. We are bringing you top 7 reasons why you should book you flights now and finally visit one of the World’s most particular places in 2018!

Restaurant Segreto, Old Town
  1. A booming gastro scene

Fresh seafood paired with Croatian wine is always an excellent choice, but Dubrovnik’s gastro scene can finally offer much more ! Each year, new fantastic places are opening up in Dubrovnik, so now, you can try everything from Bosninan, Indian, Japanese and Korean cousine, excellent fish street-food, spectacular fine dining, vegan food or craft coffee! There’s definitely something for every pocket (and taste!) Find some of our top recommendations here or visit our GoDubrovnik guide.

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2.  Luxury lodging

 After an extensive refurbishment of Hotel Excelsior and Hotel Kompas as well as openings of Hotel Sheraton and One Suite Hotel in Zupa, Dubrovnik delivers many options when it comes to a luxury accommodation, not to mention the exclusive private villas that seem to be springing up like mushrooms all over Dubrovnik area!

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Dubrovnik summer Festival press

3. Dubrovnik Summer Festival 

 Dubrovnik Summer Festival is held every July and August and each year it brings all kinds of wonderful talents from Croatia and rest of the world to the city. Actors, folk dancers, musicians, ballet dancers and many other artists come to Dubrovnik to celebrate one of a kind, Dubrovnik summer with their plays, concerts, art exhibits and shows held basically – everywhere !

Screenshot from the new Star Wars movie filmed in Dubrovnik

4. Star Wars

As you already know, Dubrovnik was a filming location for Star Wars: The Last Jedi and, yes,  Game of Thrones. So if you’re a true fan – the visit is essential.  

Restaurant Bowa at Sipan Island

5. Exciting tours

What’s a travel without booking an exciting tour? Looking for an excellent Elaphite islands tour , Dubrovnik wine tour , Montenegro day tour from Dubrovnik or creepy Dubrovnik Haunted tour? Dubrovnik has something for everyone’s taste.

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Culture Club Revelin press

6. Great nightlife

Culture Club Revelin has been icluded in British DJ Mag’s annual list of world’s best clubs. Located in 500 years old fortress, Revelin attracted some of the world’s  most famous DJs like Fatboy Slim, Axwell, Fedde Le Grand, Martin Solveig, Roger Sanchez and Paul Van Dyk. Each year, the program keeps getting better, so there’s no doubt that this summer will be spectacular as well.

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Banje beach

7. The Beaches

Our beaches are simply wonderful. Weather you option for private hotel beaches, public beaches or hidden beaches outside the town you will be able to enjoy the gentle waves in the clean Adriatic sea.