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Address: Kastel Hill | Gradinski uspon 6, Pula 52100, Croatia
Phone Number: +385 52 211 566
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Pula Walking Tour
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Nice panorama of the city, although not easy to reach

The fortress is way atop the hill and does not offer many attractions (besides a museum). It does give a beautiful panorama of the whole city and is definitely worth visiting at... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 October 2016
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Swansea, Wales
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The old fortress on the top of the hill in Pula is 'okay' its nothing standout. It does offer probably the best view of the city but there is not much more of the castle to be seen by paying for entry that can't be seen from the outer walls. Nice spot to walk up to but probably not worthwhile... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The fortress is way atop the hill and does not offer many attractions (besides a museum). It does give a beautiful panorama of the whole city and is definitely worth visiting at least once for pictures and relaxation.

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Budapest, Hungary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Very nice 360 degree view of the own from the top of the fortress. The building is not very attractive.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

A good place to visit in your trip in Pula. Beautiful view from the top of the castle to the Arena and the city. There was not much explanation in English in some of the halls.

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London
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48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Take a leisurely walk to the 16th century Kastel situated on the hill in Pula. The place is full of history, with an observation tower for even better views and an excellent exhibition on the rise of the anti fascist movement in Yugoslavia and the Partisans contribution to WW2, resulting in some being sent to the death camps. An opportunity... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Interesting place to wander around and two very interesting exhibitions showing currently. Great value for money.

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dublin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is well worth a visit.It is a good climb uphill to reach,you have magnificant views of the entire Pula area from the top.We did not see much leafelets in english,but a quick word with the girl in the admissions office who answered all our questions left us happy.This is more interesting than the arena.If you meet a local person... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

The fort offers a nice sight of the city and surroundings after a good climb. It also has some military museum indoors concerning the First World War and worth a visit if you're in Pula since the entrance fee is also pretty low ;)

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

In several rooms there were exhibits to visit - when we were there, one was of area during WW 2; another about a children's hospital. Both were very interesting.

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Rijeka, Croatia
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36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

This castle is places on the hill above the center of the city of Pula. It takes about 5-10 minutes of walking uphill to get here, but believe me it is worth it. To enter the castle you have to pay the entrance fee. The fee was 20 kunas as far as I can remember. Inside the castle walls there... More 

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