What are Dubrovnik City Walls?
Dubrovnik is a beautiful city on the Croatian coast, with city walls that were built in the 14-17th centuries. They were never breached, thanks to their sturdiness and to the diplomacy of the city's inhabitants.
What are Dubrovnik City Walls like?
You can walk along the walls - they're about 2km long and provide fantastic views out over the Adriatic. Some bits were very easy to navigate and others were a bit trickier due to restoration work.
Where are Dubrovnik City Walls?
When did we go?
How did we get there?
We stayed in a nearby resort called Mlini for a week and caught the bus into Dubrovnik several times (it took around 20 minutes).
In 1991 and 1992 Dubrovnik was under siege from the Serb-dominated Yuglosav People's Army. Of 824 buildings in the Old Town, 563 were hit by missiles. The walls stood firm while other edifices were destroyed. Also: Game of Thrones was filmed in Dubrovnik - it stood in for King's Landing.
Where were Dubrovnik City Walls in the 2015 Ultimate Travelist?
22. They dropped by 221 places in the 2020 edition.