Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Croatia  /  Dalmatia  /  Zadar County  /  Zadar  /  Sightseeing  /  City Sentinel
City Sentinel, Zadar
(4.3/5 based on 65+ reviews on the web)
Plan to meet at City Sentinel, a clock tower and recognized landmark in Zadar's lively main square. Croatia and Italy share a lot of the same visual culture, as evidenced by this Renaissance-style structure designed by a Venetian architect. The surrounding stone barrier was built after the clock tower itself and once held canons to protect the heart of the city. While the fortification was a part of the national museum in the past, it now serves as a favorite meeting place for visitors and locals. Use our Zadar tourist route planner to add City Sentinel and other attractions to your Zadar vacation plans.
Create a full Zadar itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Zadar

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Zadar by other users

10 days in Croatia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Croatia BY A USER FROM CANADA June, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Croatia BY A USER FROM CANADA June, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in Croatia & Mostar BY A USER FROM IRELAND September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Croatia BY A USER FROM IRELAND June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Croatia BY A USER FROM IRELAND June, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: June, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Croatia SEE PLAN April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Croatia BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 20 days in Croatia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Croatia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE February, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Croatia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Croatia BY A USER FROM IRELAND July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Travelers while looking at the old clock structure will be standing in the old cities classic square and yes old fortification. For travelers in the cell phone generation note that civic square clocks...  more »
  • בזאדאר ראינו כמה הנוף והיופי משקפים יותר ויותר את הסיפורים על כל העתיקות וההיסטוריה של המקום , כל פינה וכל חומה , מספרים סיפור אחר על מה שעבל על העיר הזאת . כשפוסעים בסימטאות הצרות וברחובות היפים , יש...  more »
  • This clock tower is located Narodni Zadar's old town square. It was felt that the notice does not look from far away because it is not so high, go to Narodni square. Around the clock face is pink color was cute.
    View original