Cavtat – A Small Charming Seaside Town
Avoid road traffic jams, choose a boat ride
Once you are in Dubrovnik, beside exploring everything it has to offer, you will probably want to visit interesting nearby destinations, too. Visiting Cavtat is a great idea for a day trip from Dubrovnik. Our suggestions are to visit it by boat, of course. Why spend time in the road traffic jam, when you can get there quickly with a boat ride, enjoying the sea breeze, cold drinks, and nice views.
Located around 20 km south of Dubrovnik and 22 km from the border with Montenegro, Cavtat boasts with clean sea, sandy beaches, beautiful bays, and rich cultural heritage. This ancient town with a thousand years’ long history used to be called Epidaurus. Legend has it Epidaurus was a predecessor of Dubrovnik. After the total destruction in the 7th century, people moved and eventually founded Dubrovnik. Today in Cavtat you will find many well-preserved reminders of the glorious past: the Franciscan monastery, the church of Our Lady of Cavtat, St. Nicholas’ church, fortifications, city walls, squares, palaces, the Rector’s palace,…
Supetar & Pasjača beach – beauties worth exploring
Choosing our boat tour to Cavtat for your day trip from Dubrovnik has more advantages. You may also visit Supetar, a small island just across Cavtat which is a special ornithological reserve. Also, a protected sight of an ancient shipwreck with 1500 amphoras lies beneath the sea surface in Supetar surroundings. Of course, there is a bar and a restaurant for a drink or a snack break.
Located 10 minutes away from Cavtat, Pasjača beach was declared the best beach in Europe in 2019 according to the prestigious website European Best Destinations. However, its main features are not exclusive restaurants and bars with loud music and other beach services, but only the pristine nature and quiet. Perfect, isn’t it? Cavtat, Supetar, Pasjača, and many more nearby places are waiting for you this summer. Let us take you there!