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Gate of Hercules (Porta Herculanea)

Carrarina ulica, Pula, Croatia
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  • Poor5%
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“old town” (6 reviews)
“century bc” (2 reviews)
“by accident” (2 reviews)
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Carrarina ulica, Pula, Croatia
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Reviewed 5 March 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 .......

Thank pulataxi
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

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

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Reviewed 3 October 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 !

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Reviewed 29 September 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.

Thank ye12013
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Sure, it looks old but, like the other roman remnants here, it's hard to believe it's that old. The gate is almost impossible to miss when you're entering (or exiting depending on which way you go) the old town.

Thank Walter d
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Another of the Roman relics still in relatively good condition in Pula. Again easily found as you wander around.

Thank Pam D
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is a pretty nice old gateway into the city, I walked most of the way around the walled city and kind of found this by accident. As someone else mentioned, this could easily be an entrance to a hotel or store with all the...More

Thank CFEIII
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

It might look like the entrance to the hotel or restaurant behind but this really is another Roman 'ruin'. Not as crowded as the others so easier to take a photo.

Thank Janine H
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

The gate and the history behind it is quite impressive, and it is one part of the Pula historic sites that should not be missed. It was a part of a recent walking tour we did on a cruise excursion from the port of Koper....More

Thank Scott H
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

My wife and I were here on a tour from US. We had just seen the Amphitheater and local tour guide was walking us around the other areas in Pula. The photos themselves tell a brief story of the sight. Otherwise, it's a review with...More

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