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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

I saw it during my walk of the Pula's Historic Center. It is one of the remaining Stone Gates here, took some pictures and moved on.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed September 15, 2018

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.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nicholas T
Reviewed July 4, 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!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ciarrai2014
Reviewed June 8, 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Bartosz G
Reviewed May 28, 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank nadi O o
Reviewed May 17, 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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank alibats61
Reviewed March 5, 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 .......

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank pulataxi
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

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

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank badrax
Reviewed October 3, 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 !

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank itchyfeet2014
Reviewed September 29, 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.

Date of experience: September 2017
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