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Zadar City Gate, Zadar

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One of the finest examples of Venetian architecture in Dalmatia, Zadar City Gate features a triumphal arch that offers one passage for vehicles and two for pedestrians. Situated adjacent to the sea, this point has been a vital link between the city of Zadar and the outside area since 1543. The arch reflects Renaissance-style architecture and is adorned with a motif of St. Chrysogonus--the city's main patron saint--as well as a large monumental lion of St. Mark, and a Venetian coat of arms. To visit Zadar City Gate and other attractions in Zadar, use our Zadar tour planner.
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  • The "újvárosból" of the gyalogoshídon crossing this magnificent historical old town, we get to the gate where the point of interest.
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  • The city gates and the old town are not big, but they are charming. if you are at the city gates, while entering, you have the lighted bridge from one side and the old town inside the gates, as you en...  more »
  • You might want to walk through the streets of the old town, the Harbour, very cozy. In addition to the required parking lot to search easily on foot.
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  • the old city is surrounded by a wall, built by the Romans and fortified in the 16th century, highlighting the door of St. Rok and the port (Port Gate) containing inscriptions of the battle of Lepanto in 1571. well worth walking the Boardwalk and some of its sections to admire this work.
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