On the celebration of Saint Blaise's day, Dubrovnik saint protector and patron, as well as a thousand years ago, they hold a solemn church service. A lot of priests and believers come to the Old Town of Dubrovnik from all over the city and surrounding areas in bright national costumes. Traditionally they pass a long procession along the main street of Dubrovnik, Stradun st., carrying the saint relics of the city.
During the celebration of Saint Blaise's day, Dubrovnik is specially decorated and illuminated. At this time, the city hosts a variety of cultural and musical events. Festivity was made a part of UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage.
Festivity starts on February 2 but the main celebration takes place on the next day, February 3.
You should visit and take part in one of the oldest holidays in Croatia to "see the Mediterranean is as it once was".
Location: the Old Town
Open hours: 24 hours
The most famous and popular street in Dubrovnik connects two main entrances to the Old Town - Pile Gate and Ploče Gate.54Dubrovnik
Croatia is famous for its vineyards all over the world. Try one of the best local wines Dingač - the rich taste of this red wine will pleasantly surprise you.How much: from 210 kunas14Dubrovnik
You should definitely climb the mountain and see the stunning views of the Adriatic coast, Dubrovnik, and numerous islands to the horizon.How much: free20Srđ mountain
Find the strength to climb here and you will see one of the best panoramas in the world!How much: free18Fort Royal
Dubrovnik is one of the best destinations for sea kayaking and you should definitely take advantage of it!How much: from 250 kunas44Dubrovnik
There is a nice restaurant on top of the the Mount Srd but a picnic is much more romantic!How much: free31Srđ mountain
You should visit one of the cosiest cafes of Dubrovnik to drink wine or beer here and to admire the stunning sunset of the Adriatic Sea.How much: from 50 kunas43Cafe Buža
Where else can you see a theater performance in the open-air amphitheater of the 14th century with a great view of the sea and the Old Town?How much: free27Park Orsula
You can feed peacocks on Lokrum Island - they are very friendly and are not shy at all.How much: free41The Dead Sea
A traditional Croatian alcoholic beverage is very strong (from 40% to 65%) and fragrant. It's made from the distillation of fermented fruits and herbs.How much: from 100 kunas23Dubrovnik
On the rocky Buza beach you can enjoy an entertainment for brave hearts - jumping from the high cliffs into the Adriatic Sea.How much: free35Buža Beach
The most famous Croatian dish, dry-cured ham, has two types - Istrian pršut and Dalmatian pršut. Taste it with melon or sheep cheese, olives and onion.How much: from 100 kunas26Dubrovnik
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