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Address: Diocletian's Palace, Split, Croatia

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See The Four Gates

The Palace complex has four gates, Brass down by the water, go directly through the palace in a northerly direction and you get to Golden Gate up near Grgur Ninski statue. On the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 17, 2014
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Split, Croatia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

All four gates of the Diocletian palace are spectatular, impressive and breathtaking. If you are going to explore the palace, I think this is a nice place to start! ;) P.S. I adore to buy the lavender souvenirs here!

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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348 attraction reviews
305 helpful votes 305 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The Palace complex has four gates, Brass down by the water, go directly through the palace in a northerly direction and you get to Golden Gate up near Grgur Ninski statue. On the easterly side of the palace is the Silver Gate and on the opposite side of the palace is the westerly Iron Gate. Enjoy and compare.

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Rochester, New York
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146 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

well maintained gate as everyone else states leading into/or out of the busy marketplace. Can find some deals if you look. Mind your valuables as it can be crowded...

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New Delhi, India
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55 reviews 55 reviews
20 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

This town came. As a surprise to us.. We had taken up a cruise and this was one of the stops .. We didn't expect this town to be so beautiful.. Our shuttle dropped us to the city centre and just a walk around there did wonders.. Simply loved it..

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Brisbane, Australia
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106 attraction reviews
808 helpful votes 808 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Apart from the Golden Gate, the Silver Gate is the only intact gate left of Diocletian's palace. The gate for decades, if not centuries, has been the gateway to the local marketplace 'bazzar'. Nowadays, the marketplace tends to be touristy full of t-shirts, souvenirs and cheap Chinese leather goods. I remember in 1969 and 1972, that the marketplace was full... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

It's the locals route from the fish market to the green market. I enjoy seeing it at different times of the day.

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Staines, United Kingdom
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272 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

Make sure you have read the guide book or literature for as you wander through the old town, Diocletians palace or catherdrals and chapels you could miss this fabulous gate and it's awesome architecture - as many say it is a wonder it is still standing. Once out of the cobbled streets through this gate is an old nunnery, tower... More 

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Speers Point, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

Certainly a bustling hive of activity in Split with many touristic merchant stalls on the Palace side and the Stari Pazar markets on the other side. As I've mentioned in other Reviews this whole area is great to wander through. Diocletian's architects would not have intended for the Palace to be used as it is today. They should take some... More 

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Plymouth, Devon
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247 attraction reviews
501 helpful votes 501 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

The casual visitor could be forgiven for not knowing what they are walking through! The farmer's market, on one side, is worth a good look. If you want an English language bookshop, try the other side of the gate.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

A gate into the old, original palace of Dioclecian. If not pointed out as such it would be hard to understand what it was.

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Address: Address: Diocletian's Palace, Split, Croatia
Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Split

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