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Hvar Fortress

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Address: Hvar, Hvar Island, Croatia
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Stunning view

Takes about ten to fifteen minutes to get up there, but the view is worth the effort. If you are adventurous character, go for it. The inside of the fortress is fine, but... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Takes about ten to fifteen minutes to get up there, but the view is worth the effort. If you are adventurous character, go for it. The inside of the fortress is fine, but don't expect too much.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

After a reasonable climb to the top - the views and colours are amazing. My father was born on this Island ( Sucuraj - other end ) .. great place to visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Great view of the harbor.You can drive or walk to the top.Best to go in morning or late afternoon because of heat.

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Kristiansand, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Old fortress just above Hvar city. Nice views over the bay, the city and the surrounding islands. Easy acces for 30 kuna per person.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Came into Hvar for a few hours on a day trip, climbed the steps to the Fortress, very HOT day but the view was nice but not much else to see at Fortress

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Take a hike at around 1800 when the sun is not too hit, it will be a leisurely walk with a cool breeze. Once you get to the top everything is just magnificent! There are interesting shops along the way too. There was a lavender shop on the foot of the hill that sells pure lavender oil with nice pillows... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Loved this place - this was my friend's wedding reception secret location. Great walking all over the fortress and hidden stairwells. At dusk the reception started, and the views were breathtaking. A wonderful location for a private event.

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I was expecting the walk up to be a killer but the majority of the path is shaded and it is a gentle incline with great views all the way up. Lovely views once you get up there, in the summer it's open till 10 in the evening so would be great a sunset. There is a little bit of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

It's an easy 15 minute hike to the fortress and you get a wonderful view of Hvar Town and the harbor. There's nothing amazing about the fortress itself. But it doesn't get too many visitors and is so convenient to the Old Town that it's worthwhile to me.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Great views of the old town and lovely walk up to the fortress, very interesting and a must if your visiting Hvar. Nice little bar at the top too.

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Address: Hvar, Hvar Island, Croatia
Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Hvar Island  >  Hvar

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