Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Stari Grad, Croatia


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 0.7 km
Ascend 19 m
Descend 20 m

Explore Stari Grad in Croatia with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Sight 1: Crkva sv. Petra Mučenika

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Crkva sv. Petra Mučenika 44penguins (Angela M. Arnold, Berlin / CC BY-SA 3.0

Church of St. Petra with the Dominican monastery is located on the southern edge of the Old Town.

Wikipedia: Dominikanski samostan i crkva sv. Petra u Starom Gradu (HR)

144 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 2: Crkva sv. Roka

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Church of St. Roka is located along the eastern side of Petar Hektorovic's fortress, and outside his walls so that it is not just for private use. It was erected in 1569 as Petrov's endowment and was built with his financial support. He ended the church probably to the height of the ten -day rosette. Above the portal is a lunnet with an inscription that is probably the last epistopal work of the poet:

Wikipedia: Crkva sv. Roka u Starom Gradu (HR)

94 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 3: Palača Biankini

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Palača Biankini

Biankini Palace, a building in Stari Grad, ul. The Biankini Brothers 4.

Wikipedia: Palača Biankini u Starom Gradu (HR)

10 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 4: Tvrdalj Petra Hektorovića

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Tvrdalj (Tvardoj), the castle of the poet Petar Hektorović, is the most famous monument of Stari Grad on Hvar.

Wikipedia: Tvrdalj Petra Hektorovića u Starom Gradu (HR)

424 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 5: Mausoleum of Šime Ljubić

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The house and mausoleum of Don Šime Ljubić in Stari Grad are located in the southwestern part of the Old Town Bay (Stari Ruojčica), near the old town port. The house was built in classicist style in 1887, and is surrounded by a park in the northwestern part of which there is a mausoleum. The builder of the house and the mausoleum was the academician's friend Nikola Račić.

Wikipedia: Kuća i mauzolej Šime Ljubića (HR)


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