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Kravice Waterfalls: Day Trips and Tours from Dubrovnik

A day trip to the Kravice Waterfalls in Bosnia is an absolute necessity while staying in Dubrovnik. These impressive waterfalls, which form a section of the River Trebizat are quickly becoming popular as a summer destination.

They are over 20 meters high and a hundred meters wide and are a must-see scenic destination to add to your holiday itinerary.

How to get to Kravice Waterfalls from Dubrovnik?

Kravice Waterfalls in Bosnia are one of the most popular day trips from Dubrovnik and can be found 130 kilometers northwest of the city. Traveling to the falls from Dubrovnik involves crossing the country border which can get very busy during the summer tourist season.

From Dubrovnik to Kravice Waterfalls by car

There are two routes from Dubrovnik to Kravice Waterfalls that will get you to your destination in just over two hours. The D8 is the shortest route and snakes along the coastline. The M6 highway is the longest and cuts across the western side of the region.

From Dubrovnik to Kravice Waterfalls by bus

Two bus companies run services between Dubrovnik and Kravice Waterfalls, and it’s simple enough to get there by public transport. Two bus companies operate a daily trip from Dubrovnik to Opuzen in less than two hours.

Guided tour to Kravice Waterfalls from Dubrovnik

The easiest way to take a day trip to Kravice Waterfalls is on a guided day tour. These organized excursions visit other popular sights along the way and include stop-offs at other important sites and all transportation for the day.

How much does the entrance ticket to Kravice Waterfalls cost?

  • Adults: KM20 (around US$10)
  • Children (aged 7 to 18): KM5 (around US$2.5)

What is the typical itinerary of a day tour to Kravice Waterfalls from Dubrovnik?

Your Kravice Waterfalls day tour will start with hotel pickup either in a private car or minivan. You will drive north from Dubrovnik and can enjoy the scenery along the way.

The medieval town of Pocitelj will be the first stop. The town sits on the side of a hill with an iconic tower overlooking a valley. You can climb to the tower top to see the impressive views of the landscape.

The historic settlement of Mostar might be your next stop and you can gain insight into the history and the culture of the people. Enjoy a little sightseeing at the area's most significant landmarks like the Old Bazaar, Crooked Bridge and the Old Bridge. Your guide will also take you to view the Kosky Mehmed Pasha Mosque.

You can enjoy some free time taking pictures, shopping, talking to locals and sampling the local cuisine. You will travel with an English-speaking driver or guide who can explain a little about the places you visit.

Your last stop will be the Kravice Waterfalls. The falls provide a relaxing and calm background where you can relax or enjoy a picnic with your family or new friends. You can also take a swim, stroll around the park or grab a coffee at one of the local cafes.

What kinds of tours are available to go to Kravice Waterfalls?

If you want to do more than a quick jaunt to Kravice Waterfalls, there are many places worth seeing nearby. The most common tours are private tours and group day tours.

Day tour to Kravice Falls plus Mostar Pocitelj Old Town and Blagaj Tekke

These one-day tours to Kravice Waterfallsalls begin with a trip to the city of Mostar. Travel by air-conditioned minivan from your hotel and explore the region of Herzegovina. Visit the walled town of Pocitelj and Kravice Waterfalls with a stop at the Dervish house at Blagaj Tekke.

Your professional local guide will provide you with interesting facts about the sites. The package includes a professional guide and driver, transport in an air-conditioned vehicle, and sometimes food and drinks.

Private tour from Dubrovnik to Kravice Waterfalls, Mostar and Pocitelj

These flexible half-day private tours along the winding Dalmatian coastline offer sea views on one side and hills on the other. Visit the Kravice Falls and the historic Old Bridge in Mostar.

The benefits of a private tour to Kravice Waterfalls include flexible pickups and drop-offs, a professional English-speaking guide and driver, and a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle.

How much does a day tour to Kravice Falls from Dubrovnik cost?

Kravice Waterfalls day trips cost from around €40 to €70 for group day trips and €200 to €550 for private tours. Prices can vary between providers, but private excursions generally cost more than group trips.

What will you see and do on a Kravice Waterfalls day trip from Dubrovnik?

You will find plenty to see and do on a Kravice Waterfalls day tour from Dubrovnik. The falls have incredible views and are a great place to snap some fantastic photos from a distance.

There are many places where you can bask in the sun, relax and perhaps enjoy ice cream to the calming sounds of the flowing water. Take a dip in the chilly waters and refresh yourself, or sit in the shade of a tree and bask in the natural wonder of the site.

You will also visit some of the region’s most interesting and historic places, such as the city of Mostar. Here you can see famous landmarks, including the iconic Old Bridge which dates back to the Medieval period.

You can also catch a glimpse of the Koski-Mehmed Pasha mosque and climb its narrow minaret for some of the best views around.

Visit the UNESCO Heritage site at the village of Počitelj which boasts a 15th-century castle and fortifications, and sits in a scenic natural amphitheater overlooking the Neretva river.

When is Kravice Waterfalls open over the year?

Kravice Waterfalls is open from May to October, while the nature park where it is located is open all throughout the year.

What are the opening times?

The Kravice nature park is open daily from 7 AM. Closing times vary throughout the year and are as follows:

  • January, February, November and December: 5 PM
  • March and April: 6 PM
  • May: 8 PM
  • June, July, August and September: 10 PM
  • October: 7 PM

When is the best time to visit Kravice Waterfalls?

The summer months are the best time to visit the waterfalls. Kravice is one of the most popular destinations in Bosnia, so visit the falls in June and September if you can when the number of visitors is much fewer.

Are there any tours to Kravice Waterfalls from other cities in the Balkans?

Yes, there are other tours departing from several other cities in the Balkans:

What are the best day trips from Dubrovnik?

Travel tips

  • Pack a swimsuit, sunscreen, sunglasses, mosquito repellent, towel and flip-flops.
  • Carry a camera to take pictures of the waterfalls and other landmarks.
  • Bring extra money in euros and a credit card to pay for food, boat rides and kayaking.