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Address: Strossmayerovo Setaliste 9, Zagreb, Croatia
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A 13th-century defense tower from which a cannon is shot every day to mark...

A 13th-century defense tower from which a cannon is shot every day to mark noon.

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Next to St. Marks church, worth the 20 Kunas.

Built in the 13th century, to guard the southern gate of the Gradec town wall. Located 100 meter from St. Marks church, I recommend you come up here from Ban Josip square, it... read more

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Miami, Florida
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Built in the 13th century, to guard the southern gate of the Gradec town wall. Located 100 meter from St. Marks church, I recommend you come up here from Ban Josip square, it will have to climb many steps, pay the 20 Kunas, kids are free and climb another 160 wood step to get to the top and enjoy the... More 

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Reviewed 24 February 2017

This market is a major in Croatian, is beautiful, surrounded by old buildings or the lack of it as dirty and messy

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Pula, Croatia
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Reviewed 21 January 2017

Little mouseum, really great view. The price is around 3e, what is a good price for that offer. Definetly worth of visiting.

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Budapest, Hungary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

It is a lovely tower from where you can have a great view of the town. You have to climb less stairst that you would assume first :) Wort to visit!

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Innsbruck, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Chose to go here instead of to the slightly pricier Zagreb 360 viewing tower. A winding staircase leads you to the top, with appropriate viewing spots on the way. Do not miss the 12pm cannon shot!

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

Do pop into this tower for a fantastic view of Zagreb. This can be as a replacement for Zagreb eye. Time the visit so that you can hear the canon fire at 12 noon!

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Zagreb, Croatia
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

This 13th century tower just radiates with history. On the top of the tower there is viewing point from which you can see Zagreb. Try to come to Lotrscak tower at noon so you can see and hear Lotrscak cannon firing. Very nice experience.

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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This building is well worth the visit and you can find out about its history. The view is stunning and worth the climb. We timed are visit to witness the firing of the cannon. Again, if you have the time, this is a great experience. The man who fires the cannon is very nice and really went out of his... More 

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Eilat, Israel
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

No better place to see all the city of Zagreb than the Lotrščak Tower‬! Every day at 12.00 at noon you can hear the canon of the city fires , a tradition of over a hundred years! this is one of the best experiences in Zagreb. One can take there great pictures and enjoy his way down in the narrow... More 

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

Were in the area to several local sites, the funicular, a church or two and more. Were just in time to hear the cannon at moon, but this day they were closed for tourists. Wish we could have gone up for views. I would not come here as a destination, but if you are touring upper town, it is worth... More 

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