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Dubrovnik Port

Dubrovnik Port © Dennis Jarvis
Dubrovnik Port © Dennis Jarvis

Found next to the picturesque UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Old Town and lined with palm trees, Dubrovnik's Old Port is unforgettable. Known as the 'Jewel of the Adriatic', it boasts fantastic sightseeing opportunities and intriguing, small markets along its tiny cobblestoned streets. The rich history and quaint shops of the Old Port make Dubrovnik a popular cruise port, with liners anchoring at the modern Port of Gruz less than two miles (2,5km) from the Old Town. Many different kinds of boat tours are operated from the harbour, offering a wonderful chance to explore the stunning coastline. Many will point out attractions and landmarks, providing insights into the port's past and Dubrovnik in general.