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It’s a steep walk up to the cemetery but it’s worth it to wander around the cemetery, the views are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ipswich, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great place to visit, if only for the views

Walking round the shoreline from the port, there is a path upwards by a cafe. At the T junction... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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“worth the climb” (55 reviews)
“steep walk” (18 reviews)
“racic family” (21 reviews)
Old Town, Cavtat, Konavle, Croatia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It’s a steep walk up to the cemetery but it’s worth it to wander around the cemetery, the views are also very good.

Thank lawol59
Reviewed 2 days ago

Walking round the shoreline from the port, there is a path upwards by a cafe. At the T junction, turn right and continue up. The mausoleum/cemetery is a place of tranquillity, with great views over the inlet towards Dubrovnik and its coast. Some of the...More

Thank LemurLes
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is worth taking the time and effort to climb the path up to visit. A most beautiful peaceful place especially at sunset.

Thank ChrisHarbutt
Reviewed 6 days ago

I/we did not get there this time ,so very very peaceful ,beautiful ,lovely setting ,its somewhere you have to look for as we did ,like you do,explore ,i recommend it

Thank tpjp71
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spend time here and you will recharge your batteries and you will find you move to your next visit with a new resolve

Thank FrancKelly
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the small port town of Cavtat is the Racic Mausoleum which lies on top of the hill, with the town cemetery. We climbed up to take a look and were absolutely surprised by the incredible sunset we saw. As the sun sets it shines...More

Thank Mina M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This cemetery and family mausoleum is located at the to of the hill to the west of the town. The climb up the stepped walkway is worth it - spectacular views over the coastline towards Dubrovnik. Quiet fairly modern cemetery - could not find much...More

Thank Tony E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was nice to walk up the alleyways and steps to the top of the peninsular. The 360 degree views were worth it. Take your binoculars!

Thank alibla2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When you reach the steep incline you a place with a view to die for It is very picturesque and peaceful

Thank tripdog1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is worth the climb - its over a hundred steps to the top! Once there there is a good view of Dubrovnic and both of the Cavtat bays. Quiet and tranquil with the birds tweeting. The Mausoleum is well worth the 20 kune...More

Thank Rachel N
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26 July 2016|
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Response from Helen W | Reviewed this property |
If you walk along the quayside past all of the flashy yachts, there is a restaurant at the very end. Turn right behind all of their outside tables, but before the church and walk up the pathway. You will then see steps going... More
26 July 2016|
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Response from tinadigney | Reviewed this property |
If you go through the car park at the other side of town past the tourist office and head out towards the headland there is a path that leads to steps up to the cemetery. These are not too obvious and the cemetery is not... More
12 June 2016|
Response from parisnative | Reviewed this property |
April-November 10-17h except Sundays. At other times by appointment