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You don't intentionally go to visit a cemetery, but it is on the way

I don't intentionally seek out cemeteries to visit, but this one was part of the scenic walk around... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
chicago90Phoenix
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phoenix
Beautiful,peaceful place.

It's a bit of a climb to get to but the views are stunning and well worth the effort. You can see... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
Andy186511
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Alloa, United Kingdom
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  • Average9%
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“worth the climb” (55 reviews)
“racic family” (21 reviews)
“steep walk” (19 reviews)
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Old Town, Cavtat, Konavle, Croatia
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

I don't intentionally seek out cemeteries to visit, but this one was part of the scenic walk around the island and offered a great vantage point of the sea.

Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 14 November 2017

It's a bit of a climb to get to but the views are stunning and well worth the effort. You can see Dubrovnik from here and the cemetery is very well maintained.

Thank Andy186511
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We had a wander up the very steep hill. The views were very good. I'm not a holy person but if I was to be buried then this is the place!!!

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 30 October 2017

You need to be relatively fit to reach this but it is worth the view across the bay. If you can't manage steep steps, walk around the headland path below, at sunset - absolutely breathtaking...

Thank CaroleandEd
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely trip up the steps to see this and it was worth it! A reminder that Cavtat is more than a tourist destination. The walk around the bay is lovely and there are a few routes so we found.

Thank Lizzie S
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

It wasn't much to get in and it's worth the money. Make sure you pick up one of the info sheets on the table inside, it'll explain who did what and the stories behind the decoration. Really unusual Art Deco mausoleum with beautiful views around...More

Thank Anne J
Reviewed 18 October 2017 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 17 October 2017

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 15 October 2017

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 13 October 2017

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
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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
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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
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Response from parisnative | Reviewed this property |
April-November 10-17h except Sundays. At other times by appointment
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