Things to do in Cavtat

Our most recommended things to do in Cavtat

From Cavtat: Montenegro Day Tour & Boat Cruise in Kotor Bay

1. From Cavtat: Montenegro Day Tour & Boat Cruise in Kotor Bay

Start your tour with complimentary early-morning pickup (07:45-08:15) from your hotel or nearest possible location to your accommodation in Cavtat. Once everyone has been picked up, drive by BU to the Croatian/Montenegrin border crossing. After border control is done, enjoy a coffee break, at your own expense, before heading to the port, where you will embark on a boat to start your adventure. Your first stop is the charming town Perast. Here, enjoy some free time for a walk in the quaint beautiful streets with baroque palaces Then the boat will first take you to the artificial island of Our Lady of the Rocks to visit the beautiful monument in the heart of the bay. From there, proceed to the old town of Kotor, the most important Venetian port built on this side of the Adriatic coast with impressive 4.5-kilometer-long city walls, that have been on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 1979. Kotor is located on the only natural fjord of its kind in the world and visiting this town is about more than beautiful views, it’s also about experiencing the cultural heritage of Boka Kotorska Bay. When you arrive, you will have around 2.5 hours of free time to see the most important monuments in the old town like St.Triphun Cathedral and Maritime Museum. Also, you will have time for lunch and if you like, to visit the walls and buy some authentic souvenirs. Return back to Cavtat from Kotor by air-conditioned bus. You will be dropped off from where you were picked up in the morning.

From Cavtat : Kravice Waterfalls and Mostar Day Trip

2. From Cavtat : Kravice Waterfalls and Mostar Day Trip

Gain insight into the cultural diversity and unique history of Mostar. This tour is enriched with short visit to Kravice , proximity 1 hour, to show you beauties of inland in this region. See different landscapes, beautiful coast with intact nature and many islands and after it enjoy in our inland beauties, rivers and lush vegetation, with the view of Neretva river valley. Visit Kravice waterfalls,and enjoy in spectacular scenery. Form there we drive to Mostar. Explore with us oriental streets and monuments of Mostar, with the main city attraction, famous old bridge rebuilt after tremendous war from the end of 20th century. Extra value is option to take an entrance ticket to Turkish house in Mostar, the most visited museum in this city.

From Cavtat: Montenegro Day Tour

3. From Cavtat: Montenegro Day Tour

Uncover the mysteries of Montenegro on a full-day tour from Cavtat. Cross the border into Montenegro and savor views of Boka Kotorska bay as you journey along the coast. Discover the small medieval town of Perast, opt for a boat trip to the island Our Lady of the Rock, and visit the town of Kotor. Meet in Cavtat and head for Montenegro. Once over the border, drive the scenic coast until you arrive in Perast. This small medieval town is rich in history, and only has one street. Walk through it and admire the 16 churches and 17 formerly grand palaces that still stand. From there, take the option to ride by boat to the island, Our Lady of the Rock. There, you can visit the beautiful and only church of the islet and browse its museum. Afterward, drive to Kotor, the pearl of the Montenegran Coast. Explore the Old City, Stari Grad, and learn the important history of the area. Walk around St. Tryphon's Cathedral, the patron saint of Kotor, and admire the Romanesque architecture. On the way back, take in the natural beauty and stunning scenery of the jagged rock-lined coast and turquoise seas of Montenegro.

From Cavtat: Bosnia, Herzegovina and the Old Bridge Tour

4. From Cavtat: Bosnia, Herzegovina and the Old Bridge Tour

Embark on a day out to discover Bosnia and Herzegovina’s most spectacular sites. Discover this historic town on a guided tour. Discover the beautiful neighboring country, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and embrace the cultures. Marvel at the famous UNESCO protected Old Bridge, rebuilt after the war, and a masterpiece of oriental art. Start your day with a pickup from your accommodation in Cavtat. Marvel at the scenery as you drive to Bosnia and Herzegovina. Learn about the history and culture from your guide about these two neighboring countries. Visit the iconic UNESCO-protected Old Bridge, rebuilt after the war and a masterpiece of oriental art. Discover the oriental side of Mostar; you will learn about the recent history of this region, the devastating war, and what life is like today in the small Balkan country.  Depending on what option you book, you have the opportunity to choose an optional stop at Počitelj or Kravice waterfalls.  Marvel at the Kravica Waterfall, one of the most precious jewels of Bosnia and Herzegovina, a large tufa cascade waterfall on the Trebižat River. Hear all about the enriched oriental Turkish influence from your guide since it was a part of the Ottoman Empire for nearly 400 years. Enjoy a day out and be blown away by Bosnia and Herzegovina’s natural beauty on this tour.

From Cavtat: Konavle Valley Off-Road Jeep Safari with Lunch

5. From Cavtat: Konavle Valley Off-Road Jeep Safari with Lunch

Start your adventure tour of the Konavle Valley with either hotel pickup or at the designated meeting point in Cavtat, and get a brief training session on arrival. Learn the rules of off-road driving before you get behind the wheel of your assigned jeep. Benefit from the services of a professional leader and vehicles for assistance along the way.  Drive through the Konavle Valley between Zvekovica, Mihanići and Gruda, where you will get a demonstration of your vehicle's capabilities. Journey along paths through fields and river beds and marvel at the surrounding forest on the way to the village of Ljuta. Refresh yourself with lunch at Vinica Monković, a local family restaurant Then, take a tour of the old mills on the River Ljuta, before going to the cliffs of the valley through the villages of Radovcici and Popovici. Drive along a trail that hugs the rocks, and get magnificent view of the Adriatic Sea. Finish your trip on the road towards Komaji, Cilipi and Cavtat to arrive back at the starting point.

Dubrovnik: Cavtat and Konavle Half-Day Private Tour

6. Dubrovnik: Cavtat and Konavle Half-Day Private Tour

Enjoy panoramic sea views, the historic streets of Cavtat, a restaurant by the lake in Konavle, and the delicious Croatian dish Peka on this half-day private tour. After being picked up from your accommodation in Dubrovnik, it’s just a short 40-minute drive to the charming town of Cavtat. Surrounded by gorgeous views and filled with inviting streets, Cavtat was the first settlement in the area, formed in the 6th-century BC. Take a guided walk through the small town, known for its many churches. Conquer the hill to see the Racic Mausoleum, then enjoy a coffee on the waterfront. After that, explore freely and enjoy the views over the marina. It’s then just a short car ride through the Konavle area, with your guide teaching you about its history on the way to the river Ljuta. Lunch is at a local restaurant by the river. After a welcoming brandy, it’s time for the famous local dish Peka, still prepared today as it was thousands of years ago. It pairs excellently with the locally-produced wine you’ll try. Once you’re finished with the meal, it’s a relaxing drive back to your accommodation in Dubrovnik.

Private Transportation from Dubrovnik Airport to Cavtat

7. Private Transportation from Dubrovnik Airport to Cavtat

Take advantage of a convenient private transfer to and from Dubrovnik airport to your hotel or accommodation in Cavtat.  Ride in the air-conditioned comfort exclusive car Dodge Nitro, Chrysler Pt Cruiser or a Mercedes Vito Van. Arriving at an airport can be a stressful experience. You have to deal with customs and immigration, then baggage claim, and finally the fight for taxis. Alleviate the stress of the last by booking this private transfer from Dubrovnik Airport to the city, hotel or accommodation in Cavtat. Vehicles and drivers are supplied by Green Path Transfers, a global provider of intercity ground transportation, with a track record of high-quality customer service. They carbon offset every journey by 100% and use sustainable business practices and low emission cars. Your driver will be waiting for you with a sign as you emerge from Arrivals. Cars are available all year round and 24 hours per day. So, relax as you take the 15-minute journey from Dubrovnik Airport to your hotel/accommodation, safe in the knowledge that you are doing your bit for the environment and getting your Croatia vacation off to a smooth start.

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What people are saying about Cavtat

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 70 reviews

Pick up from hotel at 6.25am small mini bus. Our driver Pero fabulous. Maria our guide for the day spoke fantastic English and very knowledgeable telling us all about Croatia Bosnia the war economics the list goes on. Read reviews regarding border control sometimes taking a while to get through, we waited 10mins!!Arrived at 1st destination Mostar about 2 1/2hrs drive but lots of interesting things on the way and Maria giving us full commentary along the way. Had 3hrs to explore, go to the museum if you can £5 entrance. Great restaurants try some local dishes, delicious. 2nd destination Kravice Waterfalls 50min drive, but we have Maria’s great commentary along the way. Spent 1hr 15mins here. Plenty of time to swim if you want to or just grab some great pictures. There a little bar there too very cheap. 1beer 1 coke €3. Then headed home border control 10mins again 2 1/2hr drive back. Unforgettable fantastic day. Thanks again to our driver Pero and guide Maria both awesome. Emma, Archie

Pick up and drop off was well organised from and to cavtat. Very enjoyable excursion, obviously be prepared for a long time on a coach, but got 3 hours in Mostar and just over an hour in kravice waterfalls (do have to pay for this on the day). Can pay for things in Bosnian and Croatian currencies.

Great day out. Beautiful and stunning scenery at Perast and Kotor is a lovely, old city. Helpful and informative guides and driver. Highly recommended.

Wonderful time! Winery was amazing. Guide was very friendly and informative. Highly recommend.

Lovely tour with Knowledgeable friendly guide Transport was punctual and dropped back at hotel