Trsteno botanical garden is located at only 20 km. northwest of Dubrovnik.
The village Trsteno is famous for the two gigantic plane trees, both over 500 years old , today a part of the of the oldest botanical garden of Croatia – the Arboretum of Trsteno. Established at the end of the 15th century as a summer residence for the Gucetic family, it is today the finest example of Croatian landscape architecture. The park has a typical layout of Renaissance garden with grottoes and ancient ruins, summer residence, aqueduct, mill, fountain with Neptune and nymphs and the belvedere pavilion overlooking the sea and islands is the finest example of Dubrovnik summer residence garden architecture.
Duration: Half day excursion (approx. 4 hours)
Included: Services of English or French speaking private driver, pick up and drop off in front of your hotel or Cruise ship, free walk in the botanic garden.