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“Great but very expensive!!!”
Review of Ancient City Walls

Ancient City Walls
Ranked #1 of 141 things to do in Dubrovnik
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Reviewed 31 May 2018

The views are stunning, the climb is not easy, walk slowly and enjoy and on the way get into the Maritime museum - Lovely museum.
But...
Dubrovnik for years is an example of charging money without shame. Why should a person pay over 20 Euros to climb the walls???
At least buy a Dubrovnik Card - it will make it a little cheaper if you get into other sites.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank nadi O o
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

I would’t say that Dubrovnik’s city walls is „a must”. You can see the city quite well without climbing and tryin’ to pass other tourists. I wouldn’t recommend it - especially during the hot summer days.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Do this late in the day, we didn’t get a guide and the kids really enjoyed it. Very busy and it was only May half term. Summer might be best avoided here.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Carys S
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Definitely pay the ticket and check out the walls. Some tips: go first thing in the morning! It gets HOT the later in the day you go, I was there around 10am and it was really warm. Also bring water with you, there is water available for purchase, but its so pricey! Lots of good photo ops, bring your camera and be prepared to climb lots of stairs!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mlt27
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Not for the faint hearted but if you can manage it an essential part of your Dubrovnik visit. If you are a keen photographer, in the morning you will get the best views from the mountain side walls while the afternoon provides the best views from the sea walls.

Date of experience: May 2018
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