Is Dubrovnik Expensive?

Is Dubrovnik expensive to visit?

Dubrovnik is a popular destination that is also moderately priced. It falls in the middle range of travel cost prices globaly with a daily average travel cost of $103. If we compare it to the rest of Europe, which is known to be an expensive region, it is a moderately priced place to visit. It ranks in the top 50% of cities in Europe for its travel costs. Its travel costs are comparable with places such as Lillehammer and Plzen.


How expensive is Dubrovnik?

For a trip to Dubrovnik, travelers spend on average $103 per day (U.S. Dollars). This is according to our calculations from previous visitors. As this is an average cost, your individual spending may vary, especially since there's a wide range of accommodation, food, transportation, and entertainment options here. If you stick to moderately-priced hotels and restaurants, as well as take advantage of some of free things to do in the area, you can stick close to the average budget. See more travel costs for Dubrovnik here to see how all of the average spending costs pan out.

How expensive is a weekend trip (three days) to Dubrovnik?

On average, a weekend trip to Dubrovnik costs about $310 per person. This is based on the previous expenses of actual travelers, and includes accommodation, food, activities, local transportation, and more. For two people, a weekend trip costs $621.

How expensive is a one week (7-day) trip to Dubrovnik?

A one week trip to Dubrovnik costs about $724 per person on average, based on the previous expenses of other travelers. This includes accommodation, sightseeting activities, transportation, food, and nightlife. For two people, a one week trip costs $1,448.


Is it expensive to backpack in Dubrovnik?

With more than 20 hostels in the area, Dubrovnik is a popular backpacker destination for travelers looking to stay on a tight budget and have a fun time along the way. Here, hostels cost an average of $31 per night for a dorm bed, with private rooms being more expensive. (See hostel prices in Dubrovnik here.) It's also common to see a wide range in prices, as the cheapest hostels here cost $15, but the most expensive can be more than $45 per night.

Here are a few sample prices from popular hostels in Dubrovnik.

  • $37 for a dorm bed at Hostel Angelina - Old Town Dubrovnik - Southern pa
  • $28 for a dorm bed at Old Town Hostel
  • $45 for a dorm bed at Dubrovnik Backpackers Club

Are hotels expensive in Dubrovnik?

When we look at our analysis of hotel prices in Dubrovnik, we find them to be fairly typical and standard in comparison to the rest of the world. The average nightly cost for a hotel room here is approximately $81. The area boasts about 25 five-star hotels with an average rate of $198 per night. For those seeking a balance between comfort and affordability, three-star hotels offer an average rate of $79 per night, while two-star hotels provide an even more budget-friendly option at $60 per night.

Hotels by star rating in Dubrovnik
Rating Number of Hotels Average Hotel Price
5 stars 25 $198
4 stars 225 $148
3 stars 731 $79
2 stars 66 $60
1 star 23 $199
No rating 10 $100

Svetog Josipa 3, Dubrovnik
Overall Rating 9.6
Od Domina 10, Dubrovnik
Overall Rating 9.5

How expensive are sightseeing activities in Dubrovnik?

In Dubrovnik, the cost of activities and things to do can vary by the type of activity, its length, and the location. To provide an estimate of what to expect during your visit, below are several popular activities that are common in the area. On average, previous travelers have spent around $20 per day on sightseeing and entertainment, which is more than the country's average of $0.

    • Dubrovnik Sunset Tour By Boat With Local: $281
    • Dubrovnik Sunset Mountain Tour With Wine : $50
    • Jet Ski Safari Tour 1h: $265
    • Blue Cave and Islands Tour by speedboat from Dubrovnik: $77
    • LUXURY SHARED Speedboat Tour to BLUE CAVE: $83
    • Blue cave tour - 4 caves and sandy beach: $79
    • PRIVATE TOUR to Mostar, Stolac, Pocitelj & Blagaj by CRUISER TAXI: $265
    • Peljesac&Ston Small-Group Food & Wine Experience from Dubrovnik: $215

    Is food expensive in Dubrovnik?

    In Dubrovnik, the cost of food can vary by the type of restaurant and food options available. To save money, eat at less expensive restaurants, try street food, or cook your own meals when possible. On average, previous travelers have spent around $35 per day on food, which is more than the country's average of $31.

    • Dubrovnik Old Town Food Tour: Small-Group Experience: $155
    • Konavle Wine& History&food Tour: $194
    • Gastro Cruise | Dinner and Boat ride around Dubrovnik Old Town: $83
    • Secrets of traditional Dalmatian cuisine with a cooking class: $129
    • 3 Hour Sites and Bites Food Tour in Dubrovnik: $195
    • Dubrovnik Food Tour with Friendly Local Guide: $249

    Is transportation expensive in Dubrovnik?

    Exploring local transportation in Dubrovnik shows that the price can vary greatly by the type of transportation used. On average, previous travelers have spent $13 per person per day, which is more than the country's average of $13. If you want to save money, use public transit as it's much cheaper than taxis or private drivers.

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