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Cavtat Old Town, Cavtat
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At Cavtat Old Town, a small town founded by the Greeks in the 4th century BCE, you can enjoy historical sites, art, and water sports along the coast. Follow a narrow alley up the hill to a mausoleum designed by the well-known Croatian sculptor Ivan Mestrovic. Pause at the vaults and look across the bay for a view of Dubrovnik. Visit the Reneissance Prince's Palace, and the Baroque St. Nicholas' church. At the Franciscan convent, admire the paintings of Vlaho Bukovac, the greatest Croatian painter from the beginning of the 20th century. When you're ready for the water, follow the path at the coastline and pass bathing areas and bars. You can also swim, scuba dive, water ski, sail, or surf. Take a break with a coffee or beer and watch the yachts come and go. To visit Cavtat Old Town on your holiday in Cavtat, and find out what else Cavtat has to offer, use our Cavtat vacation route planner.
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  • Cavat is a lovely small town to explore on foot, you find you way down narrow streets into nice squares with a variety of local shops and coffee bars. 
  • A quant and town with a nice range of bars and restaurants. A perfect location to base yourself when visiting Dubrovnik via a boat trip from the local harbour. A variety of accommodation suitable for ...  more »
  • Small town near Dubrovnik, for sure less crowded, nice long tides the various rooms that are located there. Around there are many beautiful coves. Great as a point then turn both day and night!
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