Cavtat – a hidden Croatian jewel where life is a simple pleasure

Are you dreaming about a place where life is a simple pleasure? On your doorstep, with plenty of things to do, to see, to enjoy, to experience… And all this in one of the Safest European Best Destinations in 2019!

Let us help you with your search… there is a stunningly beautiful part of Europe, precisely in Croatia, near “must visit” Dubrovnik. It is called Cavtat and is located in Konavle region – so-called Croatian Tuscany.

The picturesque charming town of Cavtat is possibly the most famous place in Konavle region and it is situated only 18 km from Dubrovnik. Its best-kept secret is the old town center that hides many lovely cafés and restaurants. It has a stunning waterfront lined with palm trees and has been described as closely resembling Saint Tropez.

Cavtat is not a place for those seeking clubs and wild nights. It is a place to relax and recharge your batteries while enjoying the gorgeous scenery, food, and wine. Life goes by slowly in this part of the world, a quality that made this place a desirable destination for a proper laid-back vacation. That’s why It is not a miracle that Cavtat in 2019. was elected as one of Top 10 European Best Destinations by those in search of… a place where life is a simple pleasure!

However, if you’re looking for a more upbeat nightlife nearby, luckily Dubrovnik is easily reachable by bus or water-taxi from Cavtat. So, if you decide to stay in Cavtat, you can have the best of both worlds. Cavtat is a perfect base for exploring Dubrovnik, recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site. Far from the hustle and bustle of Dubrovnik this quiet little town has a magical serene feel. In short, Cavtat is busy enough to keep you entertained but quiet enough to offer a bit of privacy.

This nearby part of the world is a wonderful place to explore and be active. There are excellent walking trails (with or without a guide), horseback riding across olive groves plus a coastal ride offering great views, as well as biking routes. You can enjoy wine tasting tours at most vineyards, including a sampling of local drinks you may never have tried before!

If you are more into active holidays, have no fear – Cavtat and Konavle region is excellent for cycling, hiking, horseback riding, ATV safari, adventure park activities, diving, and basically anything to do with nature.

Whether you’re looking for a quiet escape or some action, you can find everything in Cavtat. Take in the fresh clean air while relaxing in quiet hideouts, or big lungful of it while enjoying many exciting activities.

This is just a glimpse of various possibilities – there is so much to do, see and experience here, with something to suit every taste. You might swim in a perfectly clear sea or stroll around a lovely cove while enjoying marvelous and delightful views of the open sea, or perhaps you’ll opt for something more active and go scuba diving, rowing, trekking, or climbing. Whatever you choose, this is a destination which will not disappoint!

Konavle valley is often compared to Tuscany: it is a must-visit for nature lovers and foodies. It offers peaceful surroundings, breathtaking sceneries, and excellent restaurants that offer extraordinary local wines. The restaurants and Konobas.

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