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Dubrovnik in numbers

Written by  Feb 09, 2016

Dubrovnik in numbers - part one 

14 – centuries since the founding of the city

45 – length of Dubrovnik Summer Festival in days

summer festival

1979 – Dubrovnik was placed on the UNESCO World Heritage List

1234 – the highest mountain in the region, Snijeznica in Konavle

2629 – hours of annual sunshine (they aren’t all in the summer!)

hot dubrovnik

20 – kilometres from the airport to the city

1317 – the year the first pharmacy opened (the third oldest pharmacy in Europe)

72 – the size of the Lokrum island in hectares

4 – the number of entrances into the Old City

pile gate dubrovnik

1418 – the year that the Republic of Dubrovnik abolished slavery

29 – degrees Celsius – average summer temperature

1,940 – length of city walls in metres

dubrovnik walls


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