The countryside of Dubrovnik
Get to know old fashioned life and hard labour of the villagers around Dubrovnik.
Learn about olive oil production and other traditions and customs. Visit an old family home just outside Dubrovnik, a place where hard work translates into excellent products. Familiarize with the way of life in the village.
The trip also includes visit to an arboretum in Trsteno; an old home and palace of Dubrovnik’s family Gozze – Gučetić (beautiful example of gardening architecture of Dubrovnik’s nobility), and visit to the town of Ston. Ston is centuries old town, 2nd most important town of the old Dubrovnik Republic. Its importance was in salt production.
The whole day you will enjoy beautiful landscapes and scenery, accompanied by an experienced driver/guide.
07:30 – Departure from Dubrovnik
08:30 – Arrival to Ston, followed by free time for exploration
10:30 – Departure from Ston towards Trsteno
11:00 – Visit to Trsteno Arboretum
12:20 – Arrival to family house Dubelj
12:30 – Presentation of olive oil production, degustation and snack
14:00 – Departure from Orašac back for Dubrovnik
Included: Transfer and driver/guide
Local currency: Kuna/HRK
The schedule is mildly flexible due to the availability in the family house Dubelj. Changes can be made during the tour as per guests’ preferences and possibility.
*Note: The tour is available from 01.05.-01.10. Other dates are on demand.
*The basic price for a private tour is 1800 HRK (244 €) - The prices for the snack menus + degustation and the Arboretum entrance fee are on demand