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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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  • Recommend wander through its streets and admire the architecture of this area of her town, it seems to me that after a great earthquake, the care was restored, giving it the appearance that has today. Looking for black lanterns are along this zone, which are black, and turned on manually by a gentleman who goes every day turning one on one. Look for the canon Tower and record explosion at 12:00. Incredible
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  • Pretty and historic neighborhood of Zagreb filled with museums, government buildings and churches along the cobblestone streets and squares. Everything is within easy walking distance. Pretty views an...  more »
  • The historic center of Zagreb is really beautiful and full of charm. We can stroll all day without get bored. The upper town market is enough folk and offers beautiful local products, to see!
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