DU the Wire

Coming to Dubrovnik? We have a Dubrovnik sightseeing itinerary for you that includes zipline experience.

This full-day itinerary is crafted to showcase the essential highlights of Dubrovnik, spiced up with a dose of adrenaline. From walking through historic streets to soaring above breathtaking landscapes on a zipline, this day promises to deliver an unforgettable experience.

Brief

Begin your morning exploring the UNESCO-listed Old Town, where you’ll encounter architectural gems like the Sponza Palace and the majestic City Walls. After a lunch featuring local flavors, elevate your afternoon with a thrilling zipline adventure just outside the city. This top activity offers a rush of excitement and unique aerial views of the region. By the end of the day, you’ll have experienced the very best of what Dubrovnik has to offer, from its most picturesque sights to its top-rated adventure.

Morning: Start the day with Dubrovnik's Old Town

  1. Kick off your day with a proper coffee like a real local, on Stradun, Dubrovnik’s main thoroughfare. Enjoy a traditional Croatian breakfast and a strong domestic coffee.
  2. Energized, begin your walking tour at the impressive Pile Gate, the main entry to the Old Town, dating back to the 1537. Walk the majestic City Walls that stretch over 2 kilometers around the Old Town, offering panoramic views of both the city and sea. These walls, up to 6 meters thick in places, were built between the 12th and 17th centuries and are a testament to Dubrovnik’s strategic importance.
  3. After exploring the walls, visit the Rector’s Palace, a gothic-renaissance structure that now houses a museum displaying elaborate period costumes and artifacts.
Dubrovnik sightseeing morning
Dubrovnik sightseeing: A morning visit to The Old Town

Midday: Lunch and leisure

After returning to the city, one can opt to dine in one of the most famous restaurants in Dubrovnik:

Proto Fish Restaurant – Offers traditional Dalmatian seafood dishes, favored by locals and tourists alike for its quality and ambiance.

Lady Pi-Pi – A casual dining spot famous for its grilled dishes, providing a relaxed atmosphere with a beautiful terrace overlooking the Old Town.

Pantarul – This restaurant stands out for its modern approach to local cuisine, offering fresh, seasonal dishes that are creatively prepared.

Konoba Dalmatino – A cozy eatery that serves traditional Croatian food, with a focus on local ingredients and homemade style cooking.

Dubrovnik sightseeing afternoon
Dubrovnik sightseeing: Afternoon time for lunch

Advice: Before choosing the right option, research Google and TripAdvisor to check if the place fits your budget, since Dubrovnik is one of the most expensive places in the region.

Afternoon: Time for the zipline adventure

Post- lunch, head to the DU the Wire, the city’s premier Zipline operator located approximately 15 minutes from the Old town.
 

Safety first!

Before you begin, you’ll participate in a comprehensive safety briefing conducted by professional guides who prioritize your security.

Time for a zip

Once you’re all set, you’ll step up to the starting platform where the real excitement begins. The zipline will whisk you away at speeds reaching up to 100 km/h, providing an exhilarating rush as you fly above the stunning Dalmatian landscape. The experience offers breathtaking aerial views of the Riviera and the deep blue Adriatic Sea, with the picturesque Elaphite Islands dotting the horizon.

The feeling of flying like Superman

As you zip from platform to platform, you’ll feel the thrill of the wind in your face and the freedom of soaring through the air. The zipline route is designed to maximize your views and excitement, featuring varying heights and speeds that make the journey dynamic and fun.

Be prepared

The entire adventure, including safety preparations and the actual ziplining, lasts, lasts about 1-1.5 h depending of the group size, making it a perfect afternoon activity that leaves you plenty of time for evening relaxation. Whether you’re ziplining with family, friends, or solo, it’s an unforgettable way to add an element of adventure to your Dubrovnik visit.

Haven’t booked your tickets yet? Book now for 60€ per person.

Evening: Relax and reflect

After a day filled with historic exploration and thrilling zipline adventures, the evening is your time to unwind and taste the flavors of Dubrovnik. For dinner, seek out a restaurant that specializes in the local cuisine. Many places throughout the city serve excellent black risotto with seafood, a must-try dish known for its rich flavour and dramatic colour. This risotto, made with squid ink, is a staple of the region and offers a true taste of the sea.

Alternatively, you might opt for a hearty serving of “Peka”, a local meat speciality. This traditional dish, typically made with lamb or veal and slow-cooked with vegetables under a bell dome, imbues the meat with incredibly deep and aromatic flavors, making it a satisfying choice for a fulfilling meal.

Dubrovnik sightseeing evening
Dubrovnik sightseeing: An evening walk

After dinner, take a leisurely walk through the bustling streets of Dubrovnik. The Old Town, with its limestone streets and baroque buildings, provides a beautiful backdrop that feels especially enchanting at dusk. As the sun sets, the soft lighting and the gentle buzz of the city create a perfect atmosphere for reflecting on the day’s adventures.

If you want to enjoy cocktails and great music while in Dubrovnik you must visit Love Bar Dubrovnik 

This stroll is not just a way to digest your meal but also an opportunity to blend into the local culture and perhaps plan your next day’s activities. Whether you’re watching street performers, browsing local boutiques, or simply soaking in the ambiance, the evening is a beautiful time to appreciate the unique charm of Dubrovnik.

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Your Dubrovnik zipline adventure awaits you! Book now your online ticket and experience the thrill of gliding over breathtaking landscapes!