Cavtat

Cavtat

Ancient Epidaurus

The ancient town of Cavtat, formerly known as Epidaurus, is situated on the very south of Croatia, on a hill of Rat peninsula.

 

The ancient town of Cavtat, formerly known as Epidaurus, is situated on the very south of Croatia, on a hill of Rat peninsula. Harmonious centuries-old architecture and picturesque scenery make it the perfect holiday destination. Walking along the waterfront with crystal clear water is an ideal way starting to explore this truly beautiful small town. Experience the Renaissance through its sights such as the Rector’s Palace, the walls around the city, the church of St. Nicholas, the Church of Our lady of Cavtat and the Franciscan monastery. Let its narrow streets lead you to its hidden beauties, as well as numerous remains of the ancient place. Be sure to visit the masterpiece of sculptor Ivan Mestrovic, mausoleum Racic, located on a hill above Cavtat. There you will be welcomed with an astonishing view over the sea that you will remember forever.