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Upper Town (Gornji Grad), Zagreb
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Visit Upper Town (Gornji Grad) to explore some of the capital city's most interesting restaurants, bars, and unique sites, such as the Museum of Broken Relationships. Start in the central square and walk the network of narrow streets uphill to Kaptol. Move east to Gradec and Tkalciceva, the city's most colorful pedestrian street. Relax and people-watch in one of the many bohemian cafes. Head to the museum to learn about the town's history. See sculptures, drawings, and lithographs from one of the most famous Croatian artists at Mestrovic Studio. Notice the multi-colored tile roof, constructed in 1880, on the 13th-century St Mark's church. Before you take the funicular down to the lower town, be sure to stop at Lotrscak Tower. To visit Upper Town (Gornji Grad) on your trip to Zagreb, use our Zagreb trip itinerary builder.
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  • The upper town is accessible by funicular (really short stroke) or on foot (the climb is nothing challenging). In addition to the Church of san marco, undoubtedly main attraction, there are other things to do, like a terrace overlooking the lower town, the chapel lies under an open arch, some glimpse characteristic ... everything is very low.
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  • Beautiful buildings and squares, easy to walk through with many public sites to see. The shops and restaurants in the area are unique and provide many options for locals and tourists alike. A very ple...  more »
  • Get a guide book or review items from trip advisor. There is a lot to see and do and all within walking distance (there are hills).