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Communist tour of Zadar

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Stop At: The Greeting to the Sun, Istarska obala, 23000, Zadar, Croatia

We start our tour by the magnificent Greeting to the Sun and your tour guide will explain what this object is and how it works.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Sea Organ (Morske Orgulje), Promenade Istarska Obala - Obale kralja Petra Krešimira IV, Zadar 23000 Croatia

We continue our journey to the Sea Organ and enjoy the sounds produced by the waves - nature giving us a live performance. We continue our journey along the waterfront promenade- Riva and take a little break to hear the story of the life of Tito and what happened to Zadar during WW II.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Forum, Ul. Nadbiskupa Mate Karamana, 23000, Zadar, Croatia

We explore the Roman Forum and at this point we start comparing the ancient architecture to the neighbouring communist buildings.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Church of St. Donatus, Trg Rimskog Foruma, Zadar 23000 Croatia

We continue our journey looping around the the symbol of Zadar - the church of Saint Donatus, passing through the medieval episcopal center of Zadar.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Zadar Cathedral, Trg Svete Stosije, Zadar 23000 Croatia

We take a look at the Cathedral of St. Anastasia and continue along the main street - Kalelarga. We then go off the beaten track to see the last monument to communism in the city and discuss the life of Tito and his influence over Yugoslavia and the world.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Narodni trg u Zadru, Main Square, Zadar 23000 Croatia

We head down back into the city and explore the Main square and all of its highlights.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Pet Bunara, Stratico ul. 1, 23000, Zadar, Croatia

We pass by the church of St. Simeon and get to the Five Wells square, where the old Roman entrance used to be. We examine the fortifications of medieval Zadar and enter a beautiful park.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Zadar Land City Gates, Ul. Ante Kuzmanica incrocio Obala Petra Krešimira IV e Ul. Ante Kuzmanića, Zadar 23000 Croatia

We stop at a point overlooking the magnificent Land Gates, built during the Venetian period. We finish our tours by revealing the story behind the break up of Yugoslavia and round up our unique tour.

Duration: 15 minutes
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Departure Point
The Greeting to the Sun, Istarska obala, 23000, Zadar, Croatia
Duration
2h
Return Details
Captain's tower, Trg pet bunara 1, 23000, Zadar, Croatia
Inclusions
  • Certified local guide
  • Maraschino sampling
  • All Fees and Taxes
Exclusions
  • Entry/Admission - Church of St. Donatus
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We booked this tour several months before traveling. We were on a cruise ship. Harry picked us up at the ship and we had the most informative,educational and entertaining tour we have experienced in years. Our guide was well educated, spoke our language fluently and answered
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Maja was our fantastic guide on this excellent, informative tour. Could not have had a better day in Zadar.
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A detailed explanation about the history of Zadar. If you want to explore this city with an experienced local, it's a tour you should choose. Btw, I have bought a Cockta. Although the taste was different from Cola, it reminded me of a candy with cola flavour. It is a bit more
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Great guide, I was the only one who bought this communist tour, but the guide are very ethusiastic and nice, it's a great journey to learn about the history of Zadar.
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Maja took us around the old Zadar and shared the history of communism with us. Her knowledge was extensive and presented in a really interesting and thoughtful way - she really brought the history to life. Maja also gave us some great ideas about where we should visit on our
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71 reviews
joannnphil
Brevard, North Carolina
51
Best tour in years
We booked this tour several months before traveling. We were on a cruise ship. Harry picked us up at the ship
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targann
Colorado Springs, Colorado
21
Great Tour
Maja was our fantastic guide on this excellent, informative tour. Could not have had a better day in Zadar.
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matthewfederlas
30
A nicer tour in the old town
A detailed explanation about the history of Zadar. If you want to explore this city with an experienced local,
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RobinB239
Bedford, United Kingdom
1814
Excellent Tour
Went on this tour purely as a result of reading Trip Advisor reviews. Excellent tour and very good value. Our
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shangfuwei123
30
Trip
Great guide, I was the only one who bought this communist tour, but the guide are very ethusiastic and nice, it's
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Purplemeercat
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
2024
Excellent tour
Maja took us around the old Zadar and shared the history of communism with us. Her knowledge was extensive and
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JohnTravelerGuy
10
Great Tour!!
The guide was amazing! Learned alot of new interesting things. We are so happy we decided to do this tour! The
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William_Aaaa
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
10
Nice, friendly and excellent information.
Maja is nice, friendly and provides excellent information. A nice mix of ancient and recent history ofZadar.
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JVega123
Miami, Florida
1416
Phenomenal and very unique learning experience
Maja was an amazing tour guide. She was energetic, enthusiastic and kind. She was also very personable and
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Janet5m
10
Great tour and guide
The tour guide was exceptional and gave us lots of excellent interesting information. Her enthusiasm was
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Lisa T
10
Great customer service!
We had originally booked a tour for 2 at 8:00a. We were going to cancel due to a late arrival to our hotel but the
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molly0222
Princeton, New Jersey
50
Interesting tour
We were the only ones signed up, so we were fortunate to have a very personalized tour. Maya was very friendly and
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AFriendandBoy123
10
Thank you, Harry. Very cool.
Well-paced, informative and entertaining. Action packed but still time built in for breaks. Lots of local
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Edwina H
Melbourne, Australia
11
Communist Tour of Zadar
Excellent and informative tour with some humor thrown in👏Learnt lots and done at a good pace for everyone. Tip:
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Chloedallas
dallas
2123
Tina is the best tour guide ever!
My husband and I never like tours because of the boring incessant talking from the guide. Tina was friendly
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