Things to see and do - Zadar
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Zadar Travel guide
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This old fortified city is flanked by the sea on three sides. Within its walls are countless treasures and memories of two millenniums of history, from the Roman forum and Baroque treasures to delightful Romanesque churches such as St Donat's and a good part of the fortifications. It was of course not spared by wars, but its inhabitants' genuine love of life makes this resort town highly pleasant.
Tourist attractions Zadar : Things to see and do
Trg Opatice Čike
One of the best museums in Croatia. The Gothic and Romanesque collections on the first floor include the 11C cylindrical reliquary of St James, the 12C arm reliquary of St Isidore, the little Cika Cross (Palestine, 7C-8C) as well as the 13C icons of ..
This church is one of Croatia's most famous monuments, and the symbol of Zadar (9C). The building's height and compactness are striking. Fragments of columns, pediments and Roman cornices from the Forum are visible at the base. The circular interior ..
Consecrated in 1175, this church is a superb example of Italian Romanesque art, particularly the apse and lateral façade. The rows of blind arches and the series of fine columns suggest the influence of Lombardian and Tuscan artists. The interior has..
N. Jurišića 2 HR - 23 000 Zadar
Hotel Porto is located at the entrance to the city of Zadar. It takes only a 10-minute drive to reach it from the airport - it is the nearest city hotel to the airport. Town centre is also a 10-minute drive away. A direct bus line connects the hotel..
Sime Ljubica 4a HR - 23000 Zadar
Featuring free Wi-Fi, this friendly hotel enjoys an excellent location in the centre of the historic old town of Zadar. Hotel Venera offers comfortable rooms in a quiet alley, away from the noise of the city. It is surrounded by many restaurants, ba..
Ulica Majke Margarite 1 HR - 23000 Zadar
Art Hotel Kalelarga is located in the very heart of ancient Zadar, on the main promenade called Kalelarga. Featuring an on-site restaurant and free WiFi, this hotel offers air-conditioned and modernly furnished rooms. All the rooms are individually ..