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This city center is dominated by a statue of the 19th-century governor of Croatia, which was removed by Tito in 1947 but restored in 1990 as an act of defiance.
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  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“central point” (11 reviews)
“meeting point” (22 reviews)
“starting point” (19 reviews)
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Zagreb, Croatia
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"central point"
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"meeting point"
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"starting point"
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"transport hub"
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"trams stop"
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"popular meeting"
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"meeting place"
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"central location"
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"dolac market"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The main square of Zagreb which often has lots of things going on. Since the second place finish in the world cup this year the square has been decorated all patriotically to celebrate

Thank Emma P
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place to hang out with kids. Good food and drink from the stalls. Also a small play ground for kids.

Thank Kirsty B
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The real meeting point in Zagreb! During the football mutch (Croatia-Russia and Croatia-Enlgand) there was a big festival, crowded but peaceful and interesting!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

But hard to see at the moment. With the fifa World Cup on - the square has been taken over with it. However great vibe and can easily access the markets from here.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The centre of Zagreb. With massive statue in the centre. Transport hub. Place to see and be seen. Great place for photos.

Thank Jan R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The centrum of every big event. During the world cup it is crowded when the Croatian team is paying. So if you want to have the full Croatian foodball atmosfere don't miss this place

Thank Dino B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a main square in Zagreb with the statue of Ban Josip Jelačić - a fighter for Croatian rights who attacked Hungary in 1848. It's totally worth to make a picture beneath the legs of his horse and if you are making an arrangement...More

Thank Viktor B
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Jelacic Square is a central address for tourist activities in Zagreb. A transport hub for the trolley cars, the square is steps away from many sights of interest including museums and historic landmarks. As well, it’s ringed by numerous restaurants of every stripe. Apparently Jelacic...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Hotel Dubrovnik and had a balcony room looking down on Jelacic Square so were able to watch the city wake up and go to sleep each day. It’s a fascinating place, kind of a mini Times Square. Tram tickets can be...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

This is your central point for when in Zagreb, everything is off of this square! Lots of bars, restaurants, clubs, coffee shops etc.

Thank Matt D
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