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Fort Bokar

Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The main attraction is because of the scenes shot in game of thrones, there are many walking tours here and one can go there on their own as well. great views

Thank Anushree2012
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is part of the city walls dvd included in the wall ticket price. Bit of a steep trek up to the fort so wear sensible shoes. Views are gorgeous and allows for great views over the old town and surrounding coastline. Much quieter than...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Enjoyed a not-too-challenging hike to Fort Bokar. There's an entrance fee once you arrive and while there is not a lot to see in the fort itself, it is worth it for the spectacular views.

1  Thank Liz208
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Fort Bokar is located on the South Western part of Dubrovnik City walls,and was conceived as the key point in the defence of the Pile Gate entrance to the city. The building of the fort started in 1461, and has remained in its present state...More

Thank alisdair t
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Fort Bokar was constructed to watch and defend Pile Gate, the western entrance of the Old City. It is said to be the oldest casemented fortress in Europe.

Thank CarlaColumna123
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Fort Bokar is an excellent stop for taking in panoramic views of the sea. It’s also the best vantage point to snap photos of Fort Lovrijenac located on the other side of the bay. It’s an eay stroll from Pile Gate to this stop. The...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Beautfiul old fort overlooking the town and the Adriatic Sea. Sitting on the water, one side is breathtaking views of the sea, another side overlooking the old town.

Thank Shelby B
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Well worth the trip up all the stairs and inclines to have a view over the old town and surrounding areas. I'm not one for heights but glad I ventured up. Quite a hike in toasting hot sunshine, 50KR when you do get to the...More

Thank TheEuroTourist
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The Fort Bokar is at the South Eastern end of the Old Town right on the seaside overlooking the Adriatic waters. With its vantage point, it must have provided good protection for the Pile Gate and bridge, the main entrance to the Old Town as...More

Thank Ricky Y
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Part of the city walls walk. Great views from up here! I highly recommend doing the city walls, despite the price.

Thank JenniferLGD
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