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Island of Lokrum

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have seen this island every time I visited Dubrovnik, but never visited it until this trip. What a pleasant surprise! The island is beautiful and has so many interesting sights to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 532dawnad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like nature park. Nobody lives there, Lokrum is home to just some peacocks. It is absolutely perfect destination for those wanting escape from busy touristic Dubrovnik and spend a paceful hours into quiet. There is not much to do there, you can take leisurely walk...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank luiza c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The island of Lokrum is a short ferry ride from Dubrovnik town center. There are some old ruins on the island and a few beach areas and places to swim. There are not a lot of amenities or food sources so take a lunch with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 February 2019

The Island is really nice on it's own but during the hot summer seasons it is really crowded and it's really hard to find a good spot for swimming. Especially if you have small kids as the coastline is mostly hard rocks. The roaming peacocks...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kalle N
Reviewed 28 January 2019

Despite the modest size of the island, I think this place will be interesting to everyone - from young to old. We traveled to the island very comfortably, on a boat from the pier in Mlini, not far from our apartments. The first thing that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

I fell for Lokrum! It offers you a unique day in nature, an escape from the crowded and hot Dubrovnik old town. Be sure to take some snacks, a blanket and a swimsuit and you may find yourself swimming in the perfect turquoise water. Lokrum...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 26 January 2019

Enjoy a few hours walking around this small island. Although no children in outr travelling party, children certainly seemed to be enjoying their visit - swimming in the natural pool and seeing the rabbits in the park area. If a Game of Trones fan you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bee B
Reviewed 15 January 2019

After walking the Dubrovnik City walls and a morning exploring the city, we made our way to the old town port to find the Lokrum ferry waiting. Ferry ticket are easiest if paid in cash. It includes a return ferry ticket, admission to the island...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank bmark091
Reviewed 13 January 2019

The ferry can be crowded in the morning so get there early to buy tickets and make the ferry. You can easily hike anywhere on the island, explore the fort and monastery, see Game of Thrones, throne, eat and swim. I did all these on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shirley L
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Beautifull island but soooo sooo crowded,nice to see but eould be much nicer if you dont have to stand in the line while exploring the island...

Date of experience: January 2019
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Sharon A
14 March 2019|
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Response from Sally M |
It's worth a visit to escape the crowds in Dubrovnik, especially on the "red" cruise ship days. Its beautifully peaceful and a nice place to swim. The ferry runs about twice an hour during the summer months. The times are on... More
10 March 2019|
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Response from hs25_travels | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are a few places to eat and drink. Not too expensive considering it is a captive audience on the island.
17 January 2019|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly, we bought tickets at our hotel, which included the boat ride and admission to the island. It is well worth visiting. There is plenty to see and do there.