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Address: Main Square, Motovun, Croatia

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Photogenic medieval Bell tower

An imposing tower for such a small village & panoramic views if open & you make it to the top Situated in the main square

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 September 2016
Darrel J
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

An imposing tower for such a small village & panoramic views if open & you make it to the top Situated in the main square

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Great bell tower on top of Motovun. Giving one of best views in Croatia. If you go there, make sure u climb on top of it.

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Nelspruit, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

There are many bell towers across Croatia, but this one has special photography. Lovely little square.

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Thank JeanPierreEls
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015

You definitely won't miss the Bell Tower as this is part of the Motovun old town. We couldn't get in when we visited in October just like the church and the tourist office all locked up. Didn't mind it a bit as you don't get the crowd in October! It's rather nice to get Motovun all to ourselves. If you... More 

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Brentwood, TN
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

This bell tower is located beside in the main square of Motovun, a small hillside town in the Istria section of Croatia. After you walk through the church, you can pay a small fee (donation) to climb up the bell tower. As you would expect, the tower is very old and the interior is cramped. But arriving at the top... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Nice place for visiting. Beautiful stony streets. Very old buildings. High walls. Tasty food.Very unique footpaths. Never seen in Europe. Mariusz.

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Thank Mariusz W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

110 stairs to the top - BE CAREFUL, wear practical shoes and clothing and mind the railings. Sweeping views. Do NOT RING the bells!

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

Having visited Rovinj, Porec and Vrsar and climbed the bell towers there it was a no-brainer to decide to climb this one too and why do you climb it - for the views of course. For a few Kuna you get a ticket in the adjacent church and carefully climb the typical ladder stair. What's different here is that the... More 

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Pula, Istarska, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2015

The bell tower of Motovun, a landmark dominating over the entire landscape of the middle Mirna valley.The tower is 27 meters high and was built in the 13th century as the town’s main tower and observation post.Worth to visit.

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