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Monkodonja Hill Fort

Hill Fort near Rovinj, Rovinj, Croatia
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Well worth a visit

We found out about this through geocaching and were very pleased that we made the short detour to... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
CorvettePete
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Canberra, Australia
A great find

This is a wonderful place - I feel it isn't well known. Free entry, fascinating with wonderful... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Wintlepie
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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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Hill Fort near Rovinj, Rovinj, Croatia
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

We found out about this through geocaching and were very pleased that we made the short detour to see this. It is a very interesting location - about 3,000 to 4,000 years old. It is great to walk around and there are some informative information...More

Thank CorvettePete
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is a wonderful place - I feel it isn't well known. Free entry, fascinating with wonderful views. We were the only people visiting and is was so quiet and full of atmosphere. There are information boards on the way round in many languages. It...More

Thank Wintlepie
Reviewed 21 December 2016

A nice fortress on a uphill, nice ruins with history and a supperb countryside around, amazing views; a nice archaeological site, takes time to visit; opposit you will find a restaurant for food and drink.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Hired cycles from Hotel Lone for the day (£10 for 24 hours....bargain!), and cycled along the route 203 which took us close to the fort. Uphill for around 1km off the main road then a few hundred yards along a decent path, and you are...More

1  Thank djr39
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Prepare to hike because the site itself is located about 1/2 mile from the car park and covers an extensive area. The day of this visit, there was no entrance fee. The site, named after a local fruit from which marmelade is made, is well-labeled...More

1  Thank Bob B
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This place has to be seen to be believed. The amount of masonry still standing after 3500-4000 years is amazing. The views from the top are the best I've seen in all Istria, a combination of the stunning sea view and the Brijuni islands and...More

2  Thank Lucy S
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Excellent site with information boards and super views but not signposted off roads so you have to either map read or ask a local for directions, easily accessible via mountain bikes

2  Thank Tim M
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I had wanted to see this place and it didn't disappoint. I was there on a day which later poured with rain, but the dark looming clouds, and the fact that I was there entirely alone, only added to the atmosphere of the place. Even...More

Thank Imperium66
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Really nice place to sea, check points on every few miles, not so accessable if you don't have car. Untouched nature. :)

Thank Maja K
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Interesting iron age hill fort, some informative information boards around the site. Had it all to myself

Thank frozboz
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Benjamin P
8 August 2016|
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Response from Lucy S |
No it's free. Go to Kokuletovica village, it is signposted from there. You can park at the sign that says it's 1km away and walk up, drive just under half way to the sign that says it's 600m away or drive the whole way up... More
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