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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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  • This is a lovely place to act as a base for visiting Dubrovnik. There are many charming, reasonably priced, cafes and restaurants. You have the choice of many water taxis, also well priced, to get to ...  more »
  • I've been in Cavtat Old town on 3 vacations the last couple of years and I just fell in love with this charming little town. It has everything you need for a perfect relaxing holiday. Amazing oceanvie...  more »
  • Small village by the sea, surrounded by greenery and the intense scent of flowers and plants. Super clean, beautiful sea (and cold). Sandy coves for all tastes, from the Rocky ones. Restaurants of all kinds, although few do drink. The only flaw, no nightlife for the young! Buses that connect to the nearby Dubrovnik, cost 3/4 min 30/40 euros approximately
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