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| Luza Square, Dubrovnik 20000, Croatia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Look out for this column at the port end of the Placa (Main Street). Dating back to the15th century, it was common for cities in the Hanseatic League to erect similar statues symbolizing the alliance and protection, although there is a legend that Orlando rescued...More

Thank mikesierra
Reviewed 4 August 2017

If you are in the old city you will come right by this place. Great central location. Learn about the history and you will appreciate it more.

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This landmark of Dubrovnik is unmissable meeting point.There is lot of legends regarding this statue. Great place to expierience city puls

Thank Jasmina J
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Column in the old town used as a meeting point and marker between the rectors palace and the church for st blaise. Easy to walk past without thinking about it however the column is celebrating st orlando who has an interesting story involving heroic deeds...More

1  Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Unless you aren't looking around you can't miss this statue as you walk around Dubrovnik. It's down the main pedestrian street at the end. There is history to it so read up a bit but it's out in the open and pretty neat to see.

Thank Josh79b
Reviewed 21 June 2017

According to the legend in the 9th century Orlando and his boats, saved Dubrovnik from a 15 month long siege. To express their gratefulness, the citizens erected this beautiful column in Orlando's honour... However, that is just a legend...Orlando, or Roland how he is called...More

1  Thank alisdair t
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Neat statue dedicated to Dubrovnik's famous knight. Depending on when you go, it can quite easily be missed (we almost did when there was a market fair going on in front of the church).

Thank Arianne M
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Orlando Column is easily accessible in Orlando Column in Dubrovnik Old Town. The Orlando Column history is readily available in all guie books, and is well worth a visit.

Thank SavantIII_11
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Located on Luza Square, the eastern end of Placa (Stradun), the Orlando Column, a stone statue, reminds of knight Orlando, who helped to save Dubrovnik from the Saracens.

Thank CarlaColumna123
Reviewed 25 April 2017

The statue of Roland emphasizes the great age of the city of Dubrovnik. It has been here for almost six hundred years, standing guard over the square in front of the St. Blaise church. With his shield and long, pointy sword, Roland takes you back...More

Thank Raymond W
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