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Mt Srd Cable Car: Tickets and Tours

Mount Srd is a large, beautiful mountain that overlooks Old Town Dubrovnik. The 412-meter mountain is densely packed with sights and attractions and provides visitors with a stunning panoramic view of the city that you cannot find anywhere else.

You can hike, take a local city bus, join an organized tour or take a cable car to reach the summit of Mt. Srd. The cable car ride is by far the best way to reach Mt. Srd's summit and is a must-do for anyone visiting Dubrovnik. Consider booking Mt. Srd cable car tickets for your next trip to Dubrovnik!

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You will find below everything you need to know about Mount Srd, one of the best attractions in Dubrovnik.

How much do Mt. Srd cable car tickets cost?

The tickets are reasonably priced for the unique experience that awaits you on your ride. Ticket prices vary based on the age of the visit, and they range anywhere from 30kn to 200kn (US$4 to US$27).

Round-trip tickets to Mt. Srd cable car:

  • Adults: kn200 (US$27)
  • Children (4-12): kn50 (US$7)
  • Children under 4: Free

One-way tickets to Mt. Srd cable car:

  • Adults: kn110 (US$15)
  • Children (4-12): kn30 (US$4)
  • Children under 4: Free

Some tour agencies provide skip-the-line access to their customers, allowing them to board the cable car without waiting in line.

What are the best Mt. Srd cable car tours?

You can book a solo tour if you're traveling alone or with a partner, a group tour if you're traveling with friends or a combined tour if you want to see other attractions in Dubrovnik.

Dubrovnik panoramic sightseeing with cable car tour

Enjoy a panoramic tour of scenic Dubrovnik from the summit of Mt. Srd and a small tour of other attractions on the mountain for €25 per person. This two-hour tour gives you skip-the-line privileges while also providing useful insights from a professional guide. It is flexible, so you can take the tour whenever it is convenient for you.

Dubrovnik private panoramic sightseeing with cable car tour

Discover the best private tour group of Dubrovnik. It begins with a trip to the top of Mt. Srd, then continues to the Ombla River before arriving at the Franjo Tudman Bridge. This tour costs €140 per person and can cater to up to eight people.

Dubrovnik Old Town Discovery with cable car and walking tour

Explore the streets of Dubrovnik and what it has to offer with this tour at €55 per person that includes a cable car ride to Mt. Srd, a panoramic view of the city, a walking tour of Dubrovnik and visits to notable Croatian monuments.

If you have a few extra days and want to take a proper tour of Dubrovnik to see other attractions, a combined tour is the way to go. They include a ride on the Mt. Srd cable car, as well as stops at other popular sightseeing tours in Dubrovnik.

Are there any combined tickets or tours including the Mt. Srd cable car and other attractions?

Combined tours allow you to make the most of your time in Dubrovnik while saving you both time and money. In Dubrovnik, you can choose from a variety of combined tours that take you to a variety of attractions, including the Mt. Srd cable car.

  • Dubrovnik Super Saver cable car ride with city walls and Old Town walking tour: Enjoy this 3-in-1 tour that includes a cable car ride to Mt. Srd, visits to top Dubrovnik attractions like the Minceta Tower and Spenza Palace, and the opportunity to climb the city walls.
  • Dubrovnik private cable car tour and buggy safari: This tour includes a cable car ride to the top, visiting all the attractions and a challenging one-hour buggy safari ride through the woods.

Is it possible to visit the Mt. Srd cable car for free?

Only children under age 4 are permitted to ride the cable cars for free.

Should you book Mt. Srd cable car tickets in advance?

It is advisable to book your Mt. Srd cable car tickets in advance, as it can save you time at the ticket office on arrival. You can also save money on combined tickets which offer access to other Dubrovnik attractions and enjoy skip-the-line access. Tickets include a full refund if you cancel more than 24 hours before the ride.

What will you see at the Mt. Srd cable car?

A ride on the Mt. Srd cable car gives you a whole new perspective of the mountain and Dubrovnik with a breathtaking 360-degree view of the city that you can't get anywhere else. On the cable car ride, you will see the expansive Old Town down to the Adriatic Sea and the islands that dot it.

Other sites on Mt. Srd include the Imperial Fortress, which was built by Napoleon in the early 1800s and now houses a museum where you can learn about the fort's history as well as the history of the Croatian war.

There is also an amphitheater, The White Cross and a souvenir shop where visitors can purchase items to take home. You can opt for a buggy safari or a hike down the mountain for additional adventure, and the Panorama Restaurant and Bar serves lunch and drinks.

How to get to the Mt. Srd cable car?

The Mt. Srd cable car station is located just outside the walls of Dubrovnik. It is a five-minute walk from the Old Town or a short bus ride from the Port Gruz bus station. Each trip up and down the mountain in the cable car takes about three and a half minutes.

When is the best time to visit the Mt. Srd cable car?

The cable car operates only during the peak tourist season, from April to October. If you want to take the cable car, make sure you schedule your visit during these months. The air is usually clear, and the weather is pleasant. Keep in mind that the last cable car trip leaves the lower station 30 minutes before closing time, so you'll want to arrive before then.

Which other attractions can be visited in Dubrovnik?

Travel tips

  • Try and get a seat at the cable car's rear window for the best sightseeing experience.
  • Wear comfortable shoes, as you may have to walk on your tour.
  • Pack a lot of sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat to protect yourself from the sun!