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  • 1 Dubrovnik Ramparts Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Placa HR - 20000 Dubrovnik

    The main entrance is near the Pile gate. Start your 2km tour by heading towards the sea. Admire the row of façades and the round-tiled roofs which have made Dubrovnik famous. Note the church towers of the Franciscan convent and Dominican monastery, a..

  • 2 St James Cathedral Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    trg Republike Hrvatske HR - 22000 Šibenik

    This masterpiece (1431-1536) drew on the talents of the two most distinguished artists in Dalmatia: Juraj Dalmatinac and Niccolo Fiorentino. Its chevet is particularly striking, decorated with a frieze featuring 72 characters, whose expressions, hair..

  • 3 Church of St Donat Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    Forum HR - 23000 Zadar

    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 ..

  • 4 Diocletian's Palace Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Archaeological and historical sites

    Obala hrvatskoga narodnog Preporoda HR - 21000 Split

    The palace interior was designed to a cruciform plan, with access via the decumanus and the cardo. The north wing housed soldiers and servants; the south wing contained the peristyle, temples and the imperial apartments. The interior configuration of..

  • 5 Sacred Art Museum Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Museums and art

    Trg Opatice Čike HR - 23000 Zadar

    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 ..

  • 6 Tour of the ramparts Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Stradun HR - 20000 Dubrovnik

    A tour of the fortifications is an excellent occasion to admire the harmonious façades and incomparable roofs of round tiles that are at the heart of Dubrovnik's reputation. It also provides a chance to get a closer look at the town's defensive syste..

  • 7 National Park of Mljet Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    HR - 20226 Polace

    This magnificent national park occupies the western third of the island. It encompasses several villages, including Polace, Okuklje and Saplunara, all of which are worthy of mention. The saltwater lakes, Malo jezero and Veliko jezero, are also high o..

  • 8 Euphrasian basilica Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    Eufazijeva HR - 52440 Porec

    This immense early Christian basilica, built between 543 and 554, combines antique and Byzantine influences. Its three naves are separated by a row of arcades standing on marble columns imported from Constantinople, and finely carved capitals. Howeve..

  • 9 Cliff road Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    HR - Sveti Juraj

    The road from Sv. Juraj to Jablanac runs along the cliff, commanding outstanding views of the islands of Krk, Rab and those in between (Prvic, Sv. Grgur, Goli Otok, a penal colony for political prisoners under Tito). On the coast, the impressive mass..

  • 10 View from the castle of Trsat Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    HR - 51000 Rijeka

    The current castle bears little resemblance to the feudal stronghold from which the Frankopan governed their states. It is in effect a reconstitution, commissioned in the 19C by an Austrian marshal, Count Laval Nugent of Westmeath. The keep (known as..

  • 11 View of Rovinj Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    Obala Aldo Negri HR - 52210 Rovinj

    If you head towards the port of St Catherine, along Aldo Negri quayside (riva/obala) (named after a resistance fighter of Labin who gave his life to free the country), you will see a breathtaking panorama of the old port with the peninsula of the old..

  • 12 Skradinski Buk Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    HR - 22222 Skradin

    The river tumbles down 17 natural landings, over a distance of 800m and a height of 45.70m. The average rate of flow is 55,000 litres per second but it can reach up to 300,000 litres during the rainy season. An enchanting path skirts the waterfalls. ..

  • 13 Peristyle Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Archaeological and historical sites

    Pedrum Peristil Dioklecijavanova HR - 21000 Split

    This magnificent peristyle is lined with colonnades on three sides. To the south, they opened onto the Emperor's apartments. The entrance porch, framed by two 16C-17C chapels, can still be seen. To the east, the colonnade houses a sphinx (15C BC) bro..

  • 14 Cathedral of St Lawrence Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    HR - 21220 Trogir

    The building of this cathedral lasted from the early 13C to the early 17C. The western portico, the sanctuary's pride and joy, was carved in 1240. Inside, the nave is surprisingly dark. Look out for the late 13C octagonal pulpit and the large painted..

  • 15 Church of St Mary of the Snow Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    HR - 49254 Belec

    This pilgrimage church, built in 1741, boasts an interior of extraordinary wealth. Volutes and stucco give way to medallions and trompe l'oeil painting adorned with pilasters and drapery (the work of a master craftsman, Ivan Ranger). The pulpit and a..

  • 16 Sainte-Marie Church Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Religious buildings

    HR - 52000 Beram

    This Gothic chapel (adorned with a canopy added in the 18C), stands in a romantic valley just outside the village, near the cemetery. Its renown is due to the extraordinary frescoes painted in 1474 by Vincent of Kastav. These exceptional works of art..

  • 17 Mount Sveti Jure Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    HR - 21300 Makarska

    The peak of Sveti Jure (1,762m) commands a breathtaking panorama of the folds of the mountains stretching down to the seashore and islands. The small chapel of St George (Sv. Jure) is the site of a yearly pilgrimage.

  • 18 National park of the lakes of Plitvice Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    HR - 53231 Plitvicka jezera

    This national park, created in 1949. is one of Croatia's top tourist attractions! A UNESCO World Heritage site, it covers 296km2 of countryside which ranges from rugged to peaceful, traversed by fast-flowing rivers of clear spring water. The area enc..

  • 19 Veli Varos Recommended Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Rue Sperun HR - 21000 Split

    People have been living in this area, west of the town and outside the walls since the 14C. It mainly attracted the poor, especially fishermen, who couldn't afford to live within the ramparts. At the time, the sea reached the rocky slopes of the Marj..

  • 20 Gradec Recommended Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Jezuitski Trg HR - 10000 Zagreb

    Zagreb emerged out of Kaptol, the episcopal city, and Gradec, the feudal city. Gradec, whose upper section lacks atmosphere, becomes livelier as it heads down to the market and will be a real jewel once fully restored. Visitors will need to search ou..

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