Trsteno, Croatia - holiday information

Trsteno  Croatia - visitor information

Trsteno is an old settlement of sailors and captains, located on the Adriatic Highway, only 19 kilometers before Dubrovnik, if coming from Ploce or from the Peljesac peninsula direction (35 kilometers from Ston). The distance to the Dubrovnik airport is 40 kilometers. In the center of the settlement, which is intersected by  the Adriatic highway, grow two large oriental plane trees that are over 500 years old, about 50 meters heigh and the trunk is about 12 meters wide. Trsteno is known for the Arboretum - one of the oldest and most beautiful Gothic-Renaissance Croatian parks and a 15th century mansion. The mansion belonged to  family-Gučetić Gozze. The garden with its aqueduct, mills, baroque fountain of Neptune and the nymphs, and a pavilion with a magnificent view of the sea, Elaphite Islands, and Lopud, will take your breath away.  You will experience a perfect peace, while admiring the sunset. Arboretum Trsteno is legally protected as monument of landscape architecture. If you wish to spend a peaceful holiday in Trsteno settlement, there is a variety of private accommodation to choose from.  Untouched nature, small coves and gravel-rocky beaches are a perfect getaway from the urban and hectic everyday life. You will experience a true vacation. There are several bars and cafes in the place. Five star luxurious hotel complex is in Orošac, only 3 kilometers away.

Trsteno – basic information

Trsteno – population: 237, Trsteno - day/ saint: saint : Sv. Vid, 13.06.

Distance from bigger centres

Trsteno - Makarska. 170km, Trsteno- Split: 241km, Trsteno - Pula: 716km, Trsteno - Rijeka: 619km, Trsteno - Zadar: 359km, Trsteno - Šibenik: 295km, Trsteno - Dubrovnik: 20km, Trsteno - Zagreb: 612km

Possibility of accomodation

private accomodation, apartments, rooms, pensions, camps


pebble, stone, concreted

Facilities and authorities

self-service shops, post office, exchange office, taxi

Sport's and recreative offer

water sports, walking, jogging tracks

Gastronomic offer

restaurants, traditional croatian taverns, pizzerias, saloons

Night life

musical evenings in the town

Additional offer

croatian national park nearby, croatian natural reservation nearby, organised trips to nearby destinations, organised trips to nearby islands, promenade along the sea, organisation of folk entertainments, marina in the nearby

Trsteno – why choose this destination

clean sea, beautiful beaches, nudistic beaches, secluded beaches, peace and silence in the place with no big crowd, place rich with cultural and histirical monuments, interesting diving sites, interesting wind surfing sites, possibility for departures on interesting trips, possibility for sailing around islands