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Carrarina ulica, Pula, Croatia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the trickiest historic landmark to find. It is poorly signed but you should make the effort to search for it as the history of the structure is amazing. Needs better signage and better explanation of its history.

Thank Nicholas T
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

It’s a nice structure but there’s not really that much to see. You could walk by it and miss it if your not careful!

Thank Ciarrai2014
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Nothing special, was not very well markes and we could barely find it so I would'nt recomend it to anyone.

Thank Bartosz G
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Croatia is very rich with old towns, old walls, old gates. This is not among the most impressive ones.

Thank nadi O o
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Almost unbelievable how something so iconic and historic has been built around so that you basically stumble across it whilst meandering in the streets - old and new converging together in a random fashion.It appears to be within a merchandising area so I think a...More

Thank alibats61
Reviewed 5 March 2018

if you need a taxi transfer gate of hercules is place near by the taxi station in pula. this is roman rest and must see .......

Thank pulataxi
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Nothing more then a pass by Short photo Neither the marking nor the story display helped build this up

Thank badrax
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Easy to find and not miss. Another gateway in to Pula. Once again impressed by these robust structures still standing and in very good condition. Remember to photograph it !

Thank itchyfeet2014
Reviewed 29 September 2017

impressive gateway to the old town Pula is a fascinating place to visit for the day and see so many Roman historic architecture. Well worth a visit and not so crowded in September.

Thank ye12013
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Sure, it looks old but, like the other roman remnants here, it's hard to believe it's that old. The gate is almost impossible to miss when you're entering (or exiting depending on which way you go) the old town.

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