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50 pictures that will inspire you to visit Dubrovnik, Croatia

(Last Updated On: 12/09/2019)

From the moment I’ve seen Dubrovnik pictures, I knew I really want to visit Dubrovnik, Croatia.

Cobbled streets, red rooftops, charming corners, impressive Old Town walls, turquoise water of the Adriatic Sea and breathtaking views – the place looked just too perfect to be real.

But that’s how Dubrovnik really is, a true Balkan highlight!

Until now I’ve had a chance to travel to Dubrovnik three times during my Balkan travels and with each visit I was falling for the town more and more.

This is one of the most picturesque places you will find in Europe and I bet you will fall under its charm too!

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View from Mount Srd

When to visit Dubrovnik, Croatia for the best pictures?

Unfortunately, the world has discovered how beautiful and interesting the town is and learned about all the great things to do in Dubrovnik.

The city is dealing with the overtourism, especially in the summer season. If your timing is bad or if you are unlucky you might have to visit Dubrovnik together with crowds of people.

But there are ways to avoid that!

First of all check the days when the cruise ships arrive in Dubrovnik – you don’t want to be there at the same time!

For the best Dubrovnik photos try to be outside early in the morning, when the streets are still fairly empty – you don’t want others to ruin your beautiful photos!

Dubrovnik Old Town

Old Town streets

Best Dubrovnik photos locations

If you are looking for the best Dubrovnik pictures locations – check these places:

  • Old Town Walls – it’s a bit pricey to visit the Walls but I think it’s worth every penny as the views are splendid.

    You can admire Dubrovnik Old Town and surrounding areas from different perspectives but my favorite part was around Minceta Tower and the tower itself – you can see the whole Old Town and the Adriatic Sea from there.
  • Fort Lovrijenac – for some reason, not too many people get there but this is the best place in Dubrovnik to admire the magnificent Old Town Walls and beyond.

    With the ticket to the Old Town Walls you can visit Fort Lovrijenac for free.
  • Franciscan and Dominican Monasteries – a calm oasis in Dubrovnik Old Town
  • Jesuit stairs – known from the Game of Thrones (the famous “walk of shame” scene) this is one of the most picturesque locations in Dubrovnik Old Town
  • Stradun – the main street of Dubrovnik Old Town
  • Back streets – those on the Adriatic side of Stradun are a maze of lanes, with occasional arches and passes and lots of good angles for photos; those on the mountains’ side are more structured but offer amazing views from the upper parts.
  • Ploce Gate – great views of the Old Harbour and Old Town Walls
  • Banje Beach – another perspective of Dubrovnik Old Town
  • Mount Srd – take the cable car up the Srd mountain for the best views of Dubrovnik Old Town from above. The best time to be here is around sunset time.
  • Frana Supila street, above Sveti Jakov beach – probably my favorite place for Dubrovnik photos, a stunning view of the Old Town, surrounding mountains and turquoise waters of the Adriatic Sea

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View from the Fort Lovrijenac

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And now let me show you some of the Dubrovnik pictures that will hopefully inspire you to visit Dubrovnik too!

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Entrance to Dubrovnik Old Town through Pile Gate



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Onofrio’s Fountain in Dubrovnik Old Town



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Dubrovnik Old Town Walls



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Fort Lovrijenac seen from Dubrovnik Old Town Walls



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Old Harbour



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Views during the Old Town Walls walk



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Views during the Old Town Walls walk



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View from the Old Town Walls



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Dubrovnik rooftops



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View from the Old Town Walls



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Dubrovnik rooftops



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View from the Old Town Walls



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View from the Old Town Walls



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Franciscan Monastery from the Old Town Walls



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Stradun seen from the Old Town Walls



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Franciscan Monastery



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Franciscan Monastery



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Dubnrovnik Old Town Walls



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View from the Fort Lovrijenac



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View from the Fort Lovrijenac



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Dubrovnik Old Town



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Stradun



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Dubrovnik Old Town



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Jesuit stairs



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Dubrovnik cathedral



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Old Town Walls



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Dubrovnik Old Town streets



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Dominican Monastery



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Dominican Monastery



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Dominican Church



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Old Harbour seen from near the Ploce Gate



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Old Town seen from the Banje Beach



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Dubrovnik Old Town



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Dubrovnik Old Town



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View from above Sveti Jakov Beach



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Cable car to Mount Srd



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View from Mount Srd



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View from Mount Srd



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Old Town streets



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Old Town streets



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Old Town streets



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Somewhere in the Old Town



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Somewhere in the Old Town



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Stradun – the main street in the Old Town


Travel resources

With over 15 years of independent traveling, I’ve learned which websites and services are the best when planning a trip. I always use and trust the following websites:

Money – My number one tip for everyone is to start using Revolut bank card to save money when traveling.

You get the card by mail within a few days and you can use it all over the world. You top up the card in the app on the phone, where you can also have accounts in different currencies and exchange money between them, for no extra fee and at very favorable rates.

Everything is super easy and fast, you only need an internet connection to manage your accounts in the app.

Revolut supports over 140 currencies and offers free withdrawal from ATMs all over the world. In the first 6 months I’ve used Revolut card in 12 countries, including Croatia, in 3 continents and had no issues at all. And I saved a lot of money in the exchange rates!

Click here to learn more about the service and order your own Revolut card!

Accommodation – I always book my accommodation through Booking.com.

They have really good deals (especially with their “Genius” program that you become a member of after few reservations) and in most of the cases, if your plans change, you can cancel the reservation without any extra costs.

I also value them for a really good customer service that I had to use a few times.

Check the best deals on accommodation in Dubrovnik here!

Insurance – I never travel without the insurance as you never know what might happen on the road and better safe than sorry (I’ve learnt my lesson).

I can recommend World Nomads that offer the insurance dedicated to travelers just like you and me.

Click here to get the insurance policy for Croatia here.

Day tours – I do go for a day trips when I travel as often they are the most convenient way to see the place that saves you time and money.

I most often use Get Your Guide that offers a variety of tours all over the world. Click here to check all the best tours you can take during your trip to Dubrovnik!

Offline maps – For years I’ve been using MAPS.ME app and I can’t recommend it enough!

It’s free, works offline perfectly fine and saved me many times. You can easily transfer Google Maps with all the bookmarks to maps.me and use them offline wherever you are.

Click here to download it to your phone before your next trip!


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2 Comments

  • Reply
    Navia
    03/11/2019 at 18:55

    your pictures make me want to visit Dubrovnik! love it :D

    Navia

    • Reply
      kami
      07/11/2019 at 15:24

      I hope you will go soon! Thanks!

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