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Sv. Jakov beach

One of the most attractive beaches in Dubrovnik, Sv. Jakov (St. James), found its place on a solitude spot in a high rising cove beneath the beautiful church and abbey of Sv. Jakov (St. James).


Sv. Jakov abbeyjakov dubrovnik viewIt is a pebble and sandy beach with a tremendous view on Dubrovnik and the Lokrum island. From Jakov beach, Dubrovnik and Lokrum seem so close, like on a platter, a unique Dubrovnik experience.

beach pictureWhen you grow tired of swimming and enjoying the blue Adriatic sea on Sv. Jakov beach you can join a volleyball game, right there on the beach court. Those who like kayaking can rent a beach canoe.

Jet ski lovers can rent a jet ski and enjoy a ride at the sea. Others can leisure on the beach under the warm Mediterranean sun or take cover in the shade of a lovely beach bar.

beach stairway  beach view  sv. jakov st. james
Pictures:stairway beach view jakov abbey beach city view

Sv. Jakov beach is located 1,5 km of the City. You can reach it either on foot, by car parking it right in front of the abbey, or taking the #5 bus and getting out on the last stop and then walking another 200 m.

The turning for the road that leads to Sv. Jakov is just in front of the Grand Villa Argentina. when you reach the church and abbey of Sv. Jakov you just follow the road behind it and you will come to a stairway that will lead you to this magnificent beach.
Like this beach, try also: Uvala Lapad (Lapad bay) beaches, Banje beach

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