Fort Lovrijenac, Dubrovnik

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See the castle on a cliff, Fort Lovrijenac, one of Dubrovnik's most recognizable sights, and a detail from HBO's "Game of Thrones." Sitting 37 m (121 ft) above sea level, the fort dates back to 1018, when it was intended to protect the western part of Dubrovnik. Today, you can witness some of the events that take place at the site, which is sometimes compared with Gibraltar. Climb the 175 steps to the fort to see some of the best views of the city and the bay. Look for cannons that were designed by the leading local cannon caster of the epoch. A visit to Fort Lovrijenac represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Dubrovnik journey website to plot your vacation.
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  • An Empty fort. Good views from the top. Nothing else. Nice attraction if you have nothing else to do. 
    An Empty fort. Good views from the top. Nothing else. Nice attraction if you have nothing else to do.  more »
  • The entrance to the fort was included in the city walls ticket. You had to climb a good few steps up to it. You get a great view of the bay that was used in game of thrones for the battle of... 
    The entrance to the fort was included in the city walls ticket. You had to climb a good few steps up to it. You get a great view of the bay that was used in game of thrones for the battle of...  more »
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  • Such a beautiful place. The fortress wall show centuries of history to inspire your senses. This is my third visit here and I will never get tired of it. If you are up for a little adventure (and physical work) go on a kayak tour. It truly is a beautiful way to see the island.
  • Nice place, probably for fans of The Game of Thron. Generally not well used. A lot of dropped stuff (chairs, tables, empty spaces). Views on the old town pretty interesting.

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