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Bokar Fortress

Bokar Fortress

Located at the top of a steep cliff on the western corner of Dubrovnik’s city walls, the Bokar Fortress (Tvrđava Bokar) was built in 15th century with the intention to defend the town’s main entrance Pile Gate, its bridge and moat. Beside Minčeta Fortress it was considered as the key point of defence of the western sea as well as a land

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Walls of Dubrovnik

Walls of Dubrovnik

Views from Dubrovnik town walls over to old harbour, Sveti Ivan fortress and Lokrum Island Dubrovnik City Walls (locally called “Dubrovački miri” or in Croatian, officially “Dubrovačke zidine“) were built all around the Old Town of Dubrovnik, around the seashore, to protect a town from pirates and other unwelcome guests. These enormous walls that encircle the entire Old Town, dotted by

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Photos of Dubrovnik Walls

Photos of Dubrovnik Walls

Some Photos of Dubrovnik Walls: Walking along the western side of the walls, over Pile gate with views over Lovrijenac fort and Bokar tower Visiting Minceta fortress at the north west side of town walls At the Sveta Margarita tower on the southern side of the town walls Approach to Sveti Spasitelj fortress on the south east side of Dubrovnik medieval

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Dubrovnik City Walls Map

Dubrovnik City Walls Map

Map of Dubrovnik City Walls: Need Entry Tickets to Town Walls? Buy Now Map of Dubrovnik town walls with indication of town walls, fortresses, towers and town gates: Revelin, Buza gate, Minceta, Pile gate, Bokar, Sveta Margarita, Sveti Stjepan, Sveti Spasitelj, Sveti Ivan and the main entranc

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