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The Greeting to the Sun, Zadar
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A round glass panel at Zadar port, The Greeting to the Sun uses solar rays to create changing patterns of light and colors following the sunset. Invented by famous Croatian architect Nikola Bašić, the attraction is one of a group of creations dedicated to the unity of nature and science. Check out this 22 m (72 ft) spectacle, located on a hilltop that happens to be one of the town's prime sunset locations. The area becomes an open-air museum at night, featuring other panels that represent the rest of the solar system coupled with sound shows produced by sea waves. Using our online itinerary creator, Zadar attractions like The Greeting to the Sun can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • It must be the most beautiful sunset in the world!" muttered Alfred Hitchcock and so true given the sea front location. This location is a nice stroll and integrated into the old city and parks. 
  • This is a work of modern art - flat surface paved with solar panels showing some of the most beautiful sunset in the world. In addition, the planets of the Solar System are placed above the Greeting t...  more »
  • This small plant is very nice. The day there's not much to see but when comes at night all lights! And there is a good show.
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