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Address: Ulica Vrata od Pila, Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Dubrovnik Old Town Walking Tour
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This is the main entrance to the Old Town of Dubrovnik. There are other entrances but all the public transport uses this entrance. We visited old town everyday for 5 days we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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Newtown, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

.....with people wanting to give you leaflets for Game of Thrones tours, kayak days etc and buses depositing day trippers!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is the main entrance to the Old Town of Dubrovnik. There are other entrances but all the public transport uses this entrance. We visited old town everyday for 5 days we entered and left through Pile Gate. Most days fine but one day on particular it took 20 min to get out. Many cruise ships were in port and... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The main entrance to the city ! Amazing! Guards are keeping the gate and carefully watch ho is entering the city walls.

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Thank DianaIK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Not a lot to see at the gate but if you are a game of thrones fan, you will recognise it where Joffrey gets attached by the mob ( check YouTube ) and Sanza escapes through the entry to kids park !

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The gates never close and the drawbridge is always down! Inside the Pile Gate costumed musicians perform and craftspeople demonstrate their skills and sell their wares; there are both steps and a sloped access. Most evenings 2 guards stand beside the gates and later march through the city behind a drummer. Very authentic!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you don't take into account any of the history, then the Pile Gate is just a gate! But… of course there is history.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the main entrances into the old city - attached with a drawbridge and is great for photos. There are a few restaurants jaunt before it where wake ate the first night. The pizza was great.

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Thank J2017
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great to see, and the iconic view. Look out for the damage caused through the troubles, which has been repaired to blend in.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the main gate into the Old town,you cross the old drawbridge to enter the town.A lot of the Old Town was Bombed during the war ,but i have to say they repaired it so well and its difficult to tell where the new work is they have done it so well. There is now a charge to walk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurants, one of the main bus stops, an area in the shade and a local band playing on the street inside the gate.

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