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. Plan your visit to Upper Town (Gornji Grad) and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Zagreb trip itinerary planning site .
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  • Take the funicular up and enjoy the view. Fee involved but not expensive if you don't want to pay there are stairs on the side. Breathtaking view of the city. Rich in history.  more »
  • with historic buildings, St. Markus Church and a beautiful view of the lower city is Gornji degree definitely a trip worth. Ascent and descent provide nice insights, who likes it more convenient, also can ride up the lifts
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  • There is a lot of history in this part of Zagreb. Worth spending a few hours "discovering" the area.Be sure to be at the Canon- Lotrscak Tower for the 12.00pm firing. It is a very popular and famous a...  more »
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