Free walking tour through the historic Zadar

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: English, Italian
Guru: Ante
Registered on August 23, 2022

Hi, I am Ante, licenced tour guide for Zadar and Zadar county in English and Italian language and I have been doing this job for the last five years. I graduated in history, and I am very passionate about the history of my town. I like to share interesting stories from Zadar history with my guests. I worked also as a journalist for several years, so I am also very knowleageble about modern story of the town. Want to learn something about Zadar? Let's go

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Tour description

Our tour is called Free walking tour through the historic Zadar.
My intention is to show You all the changes that happened in our city.
We will start our walking on the Five Wells Square, with the story from the begining of the city of Zadar. You will get the informations about the city that You cannot read on Internet. On the example of Land gate and Zadar fortifications I will explain You why Zadar as a city was so important.
After that we proceed with the walking on Široka ulica so called Kalelarga, the oldest street in the town, talking about the changes through the history. We are coming on roman Forum to meet the antique Zadar. The next step is the famous cathedral of Saint Anastasia and after that we are meeting the new Zadar with the Sea Organ and Greetings to the Sun where our tour is finished.

*The most important attractions we are going to see:

  • Roman town entrance
  • The Land gate
  • The Five Wells Square
  • City walls and fortifications
  • St. Simon church and the legend of Saint Simon's body
  • People's square
  • St. Anastasia's cathedral
  • Roman Forum and pillory of shame
  • Sea Organ and Greetings to the Sun 

Min 4 persons per tour.
You can contact me on WhatsApp+385 99 685 8993

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Trg pet bunara 1, 23000, Zadar, Croatia
    Trg pet bunara 1, 23000, Zadar, Croatia
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    I will be by one of the wells with my blue licence card and blue hat.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    People's Square
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Cathedral of St. Anastasia
  • 3
    Outside visit
    The Greeting to the Sun
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Roman Forum
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Sea Organ
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Crkva sv. Donata
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Land Gate

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Carolina 19 May 2024

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Ante è una guida eccezionale, molto preparata e professionale. Grazie per il bel tour e per tutti i consigli.
Silvina 17 May 2024
Buenos Aires

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Muy buen guía, muy profesional y ameno. Lo recomiendo a Ante.
Max Küfner 16 May 2024

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Very interesting Tour! Ante has so much knowledge about the history of Zadar. Definatly join his tour when you are here in the City! You will not regret it!
Joel 14 May 2024

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Not just a sight-seeing tour. It was an exploration of history, both ancient, recent, and contemporary. So interesting. We highly recommend. Thank you.
Chantal 09 May 2024

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Travelled in group - May 2024
We really enjoyed our walking tour with Ante. Extremely knowledgeable. We learned so much! Highly Recommend
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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