Northern Gate, Kotor

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The 16th-century Northern Gate was built to commemorate Kotor's victory over Hayreddin Barbarossa, a famous Turkish admiral. The entry represents a fine example of Renaissance architecture. The little bridge across the Skurda river offers views of the medieval fortifications. Just next to the gate, you can stop at a small fish restaurant with indoor and open-air seating. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Kotor holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Northern Gate and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • This gate was our favourite. It was built in the 16th century by the Turks and is largely well-preserved. You can clearly see the fortifications as well as the defence platforms. There are sitting...  more »
  • Our driver parked outside the city walls nearby, grabbed our bags and off we went through this bridge/gate and on into the cobblestone pavement through the alleyways to check into our...  more »
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