Cavtat – The Old Town Core

The small medieval town of Cavtat is both the tourist and cultural centre of Konavle. In the old part of town there is the house of Vlaho Bukovac, one of Croatia’s most important artists, which is also a museum, studio and art gallery. The Račić family mausoleum is in the cemetery of sv. Rok [St. Rocco] -a masterpiece by the famous sculptor Ivan Meštrović and the Rectors Palace on Cavtat’s waterfront are just some of the sights that appeal to lovers of culture and history.