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Address: Ulica Vrata od Pila, Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Good gate, quite massive with stairs inside. Seems different to other similar gated leading to old towns, regarding the size and complexity.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

To enter the old town one would or at least I had to enter through pile gate. It was such a magical feeling like walking into an old castle.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good gate, quite massive with stairs inside. Seems different to other similar gated leading to old towns, regarding the size and complexity.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Consider there are only 2 entrances ands this is one of the. You must go in and prepare to go a few times. Outstanding

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clearly the busiest portal to Old Town especially with the tour groups crowding onto the wooden drawbridge that once was pulled up each night to protect the city before passing through two gates that protected the city from marauders. Stop and take the time to note the statue of St. Blaise carved into a niche above the opening of the... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The gate doesn't look of much significant ce. However, if you are coming from the bus station this would be your point of entry in the old town. See for yourself.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped here by Airport shuttle bus . Great place to stop and have a refreshing drink and take in first breath of Dubrovnik.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Main entrance to the old city and where buses, including the airport bus stops. Also use for some rebellion scenes in season 2 of Game of Thrones, just inside the gate.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful old town with alot of beautiful history. A place for everybody to come and visit no mater how old they are.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The pile gate is a nice photo opportunity before you get consumed in looking at the scenic view and winding walls. Through here is where you can buy your wall ticket, only on your card or in Krona, their local currency.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have walked through this gate numerous times to enjoy the very beautiful old city of Dubrovnik. The old city of Dubrovnik is a very special place - this was best expressed to me in the way that a business colleague from Croatia expressed himself as we walked through the old town - he raised his hands in admiration of... More 

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