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Great View, Difficult to Reach

The Napoleon fortress offers some of the best views of the city, but is a little challenging to get... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
jon w
Boston, Massachusetts
via mobile

Fortunate to be brought up here by Zoranna of Kuzma Hvar Taxi & Transfer Tours. The most... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
Gold Coast, Australia
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D116 | right turn at Dolac 12, Hvar, Hvar Island, Croatia
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

The Napoleon fortress offers some of the best views of the city, but is a little challenging to get to. There’s an access road that’s about 1.5 miles that I ran / walked, but you could drive a car up there or bike (but you’d...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Fortunate to be brought up here by Zoranna of Kuzma Hvar Taxi & Transfer Tours. The most spectacular view and a great deal of information on the history given to us by our wonderful guide.

Thank Seek-and-Adventure
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

There is not an actual fort (anymore). But the walk up there is worth every sweat. The view is absolutely amazing! You can walk on the road or take the off-road trail that goes through the mountain. The offroad trail cuts off at least 20...More

1  Thank Susan V
Reviewed 9 July 2018

A place to visit when you are in Split Croatia. Beautiful country, very nice people... except watch out for pick pocket in SPLIT!

Thank James N
Reviewed 10 May 2018

The host at our accommodation suggested we do this. He said he likes to run up it--he must have super strong ankles. The trailhead is just outside of town off of a main road. The views at the top were stunning and unlike the fort,...More

Thank ellisMi5
Reviewed 5 November 2017

There is not much of a fortress (nowadays weather-related building), but to go there you can go through the middle of forests, and the views from the top are nice, especially on a clear day.

1  Thank Alberto J
Reviewed 5 September 2017

this is by most my favourite spot in the town of hvar, off the beaten track. perfection views any time of day. dont miss out

Thank Dinani11
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Interesting fort and worth a visit. The walk up is not too difficult. The way down more so as no rails are installed the stones can be slippery. There is work going on in the fort, so not all parts can be visited. The views...More

1  Thank kuede
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This is the best place for views overlooking Hvar harbor. It's quite the climb to get to the top but it's so worth it. You do have to pay to get into the fortress itself but it isn't too expensive and that's where you can...More

2  Thank Kenty0378
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Amazing views of Hvar Town and the surrounding islands. Vis is visible as well as the Italian coast on very clear days.

1  Thank CGin23
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