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Fort Lovrijenac

Address: Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Ranked #11 of 68 Attractions in Dubrovnik
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

This is free if you show your ticket for the main City Walls, otherwise you have to pay about £2. We had to take several stops on the way, plenty of benches supplied, as the steps are many. Game of Thrones fans, this is where they filmed Joffrey's Name Day.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This fortress offers a unique view of the old town of Dubrovnik and when you consider that it is included in the cost of admission to the city walls then it is a must do. It is quite easy to find and does involve a bit of a climb to get to the top. Game of Thrones fans will get... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Not obvious to find the route to the Fort. Access alongside the market area down a slope where the buses stop at the Pile Gate, you will see a sign high up on the wall at the end of the slope. The climb up is fairly long and steep in places but easily accessed. For those with a Dubrovnik card... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

but worth it. Perhaps because of the difficulties finding the path, the fort had verr few people in it when we arrived. The fort is in good condition and the views are really lovely, especially for getting pictures of the walls and old city.

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Helmsdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Old fort is now a museum to the defenders of Dubrovnik during the Balkan crisis. Well worth a visit delivering a poiniont reminder of the waste wars create.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

You look back towards the city walls from here, and it's a view worth seeing. You also see beyond the immediate town which is interesting. Lots of Games of Thrones filmed here, and it's easy to see why. Worth a visit but only if you are fit with good knees

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We went in the late afternoon after walking the city walls (included in the price of the walls). Some amazing views of the old town and the island of Lokrum. Plenty so steps to climb but worth the effort.

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Salt Point, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We did the fort because it was included in the price of the City Walls. I'm glad we did it because it is in amazing condition! It is worth the time to walk around inside of it.

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Barrowford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

As with all the ancient fortifications in Dubrovnik it's well maintained. An impressive fort and from the top you gets some great views across the city. Entry is included in the ticket for the city walls.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The view from the front and the top of the Fort is incredible; you see the full city in all it's glory. Go up at sunset for an insane view and very few other tourists (at least while we were there in September).

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