... Cavtat is the birthplace of Vlaho Bukovac, the founder and chief representative of Croatian modern art
From May 21st 2020, all foreign citizens who intend to enter the Republic of Croatia, as well as Croatian citizens who do not have a permanent or temporary residence in the Republic of Croatia, can find the answers to all questions related to entering the Republic of Croatia:
Given the restrictions in force related to combat the spread of COVID-19 and to obtain relevant information faster, all frequently asked questions and answers about the conditions of entry into the Republic of Croatia are published on the official website of the Ministry of Interior under the category UZG COVID on the main menu bar.
If you do not find the answer among the most common questions and answers, an online inquiry form is available through which you can contact the Ministry in order to get a specific answer to your question.
The mentioned page and the online form are currently available in Croatian, English and German but it is planned to expand to other foreign languages.
E-mail still remains the address where interested users with a slightly different procedure can turn to.
In order to facilitate the procedure of Republic of Croatia border crossing and to make our guests aware of the epidemiological measures in force in Croatia, please visit the website https://entercroatia.mup.hr/. On this page there is an online form in which you can fill all data required at the border and with a simple presentation of a passport or another identity document to a police officer at the border, the number or code from the ID card or passport is automatically linked to all pre-entered data online. In this way, the entire procedure of entering the data of each individual person is reduced to a minimum time. At the same time, an e-mail instructions containing epidemiological information and measures in force in the Republic of Croatia will be sent to all those who fill in their data online. At the moment, the website has a form available in Croatian and English, and over the next few days it will be available in other ten different languagues.
Where to stay
Cavtat hotels are situated on the beach and offer comfortable accommodation and numerous sports, recreation and entertainment possibilities.
If you are looking for a romantic vacation, family vacation or vacation with friends, if you want to make true your dream vacation in a beautiful place by the sea, in Cavtat we offer you accommodation in six hotels, 3-5 star, BB, HB, All inclusive...
Every one of them, taking care of needs and demands of modern tourist , in its own way, offers an outstanding experience.See offer
Besides hotels and campsites, Cavtat and Konavle offer you a wide choice of rooms, apartments and houses (villas). We present you a variety of private accommodation, from which we believe you can easily choose accommodation according to your needs.See offer
There are several campsites in the area of Konavle, all of them situated in Molunat, a small fishing and tourism town 20 km south of Cavtat. Camping in Molunat is an excellent choice for all those seeking true rest in touch with a preserved nature.See offer
Where to eat
Restaurants and taverns base their rich culinary offer on local, organic and traditionally prepared Dalmatian cuisine. In addition to Malvasija dubrovacka, a wine which during Dubrovnik Republic was the Rector's gift of protocol, in Konavle is grown a number of other authochtonous grape varieties, among which the most prominent is Plavac mali.
In this small area it is possible to see into the pace of history and experience the spirit of the civilizations that have left traces in our area since prehistoric times, through the Roman period, the Middle Ages, the time of the Dubrovnik Republic, up to more recent history.
Did you know?
Interesting facts about Konavle
... that the seabed in the Cavtat area hides one of the biggest amphora sites in the Mediterranean
... that Cavtat is a leading conference destination in Croatia
... that three islands near Cavtat - Mrkan, Bobara and Supetar - are a protected ornithological reservation, as a nesting area for larus cachinnans, a type of seagull
... that the Sunday folklore events have been held in Čilipi since 1967
... that Cavtat was supplied with fresh water by a Roman aqueduct in the 1st century AD. It was brought from the Vodovađa source in the eastern Konavle
... that the first quarantine (called lazareti) for protection against contagious diseases was founded by the Dubrovnik Republic in 1377 on the islands of Bobara and Supetar
... that the Račić family mausoleum in Cavtat is the work of the great Croatian sculpturer Ivan Meštrović
... that Snježnica, is the greatest mountain peak in Konavle, 1234 m high
... Cavtat is the birthplace of Cavtat Tino Pattiera, world famous opera singer