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Fortress Mirabella (Peovica), Omis

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Mirabella Fortress is a fortress located above town of Omiš in Split-Dalmatia County, in Dalmatia, Croatia.Mirabella or Peovica is a Romanesque fortress, built in 13th century above the town of Omiš. Mirabela was a reliable hideout for the Omiš pirates who used to retreat into the safety of the Cetina gorge. Legend says that in 1537, during an attack by the Turks, the defenders of Omiš confused the attackers with their shouting and shots so much that the Turks overestimated the number of defenders and fled.
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  • Beautiful views, you may want to go even for them, it is not hard but how will catch there the storm it could be slippery:) storm a little broke the effect but it happens.
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  • Great views from the remaining castle perched high in the mountainside. A small fee is charged for entry but this all helps the upkeep. 
  • This the easiest of the two fortresses to get to. Simply fallow the signs in town. It will cost you 20 kuna per person to go inside. Once there you can climb up 3 levels and have a panoramic view of t...  more »