Spanjola, Hvar

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features an impressive collection of amphorae and other objects from ancient times and the Middle Ages. From the town square, walk north, passing the main city gate. Climb the stairs of the medieval city walls to the fortress. Perched on a hill, it offers a panoramic view of Old Town and Pakleni Islands. Built at the beginning of the 16th century, the fortress was restored after the explosion of the powder chamber in 1579. The French added some reinforcements during their rule. Austrians built the barracks and observation post. Using our custom trip planner, Hvar attractions like Spanjola can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This fortress is accessible, but you need to be able to hike up steps! But it is worth it! The view is something you have to see to believe. The sea and village from way up there is a remarkable sight...  more »
  • Unique place to see beautiful panorama and sunset, or maybe to be with your love ones. Fortica is the place to be.  more »
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