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Address: Ulica Vrata od Pila, Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Entrance to Old Town

This is a beautiful entrance to old town from the area where buses (both tour and city) stop to let people off. Hard to miss.

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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355 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is the most popular entrance to the old city. The main bus stop is nearby. So it's a busy place with people milling around. The gate itself has a draw bridge.

Thank Paul H
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Each day we would walk into the old town through the impressive gate. It was one of my favourite walks. Sometimes there would be a busker playing a guitar very atmospheric.

Thank Triangle81
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

his is just a gate for you to enter into the old town. You don't need to specially visit the gate because you will need to go through it anyway if you going into the old town. However, this gate will be a good way to find the old town for people taking bus. You just need to alight once... More 

Thank shanderino
Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is the main entrance into the Old Town of Dubrovnik. Most tourists would have been unloaded in this area to start their tours. If you wish to take a walk on the almost 2 km long stone wall that surrounds the town, turn left after entering through this gate and go to the ticketing office next to the St.... More 

Thank Ricky Y
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 451 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a beautiful entrance to old town from the area where buses (both tour and city) stop to let people off. Hard to miss.

Thank RandyRoss
Brisbane, Australia
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Pile Gate is a beautiful entrance to the old town and gives you a taste of what to expect inside. There is considerable construction happening underneath the walkway which is slightly ugly. Definitely something to see but doesn't take very long

Thank Isobelle M
Northampton, United Kingdom
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289 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A definite must see during a trip to Dubrovnik. Even if you're day tripping from a cruise ship you'll not miss this place. Great photo opportunities!

Thank itsmissfitz
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Busy place.... heaving with tourists.... A good place to soak in the atmosphere... and do people watching.

Thank Swadhawan
Ghent, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

By this pile gate you enter the old city center. Typical music and an artist are welcoming you. A must see with many interesting vieuws

Thank patrick c
West Sussex, England
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can you say about a gate? its the main entrance to the old town. its a good entrance but the best bits are inside.

Thank RogerB211

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