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UNESCO destinations in Croatia

Since 1972. when Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage was born, until present day The World Heritage List includes 911 properties (704 cultural, 180 natural and 27 mixed properties). Properties of the Republic of Croatia on The World Heritage List are:

 

Historical Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian

The ruins of Diocletian's Palace, built between the late 3rd and the early 4th centuries A.D., can be found throughout the city...

( source: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/97 )

 

Old City of Dubrovnik

The 'Pearl of the Adriatic', situated on the Dalmatian coast, became an important Mediterranean sea power from the 13th century onwards...

( source: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/95 )

 

Plitvice Lakes National Park

The waters flowing over the limestone and chalk have, over thousands of years, deposited travertine barriers, creating natural dams which in turn have created a series of beautiful lakes, caves and waterfalls...

( source: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/98 )

 

Episcopal Complex of the Euphrasian Basilica in the Historic Centre of Poreč

The group of religious monuments in Porec, where Christianity was established as early as the 4th century, constitutes the most complete surviving complex of its type...

( source: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/809 )

 

Historic City of Trogir

Trogir is a remarkable example of urban continuity. The orthogonal street plan of this island settlement dates back to the Hellenistic period...

( source: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/810 )

 

The Cathedral of St James in Šibenik

The Cathedral of St James in Šibenik (1431-1535), on the Dalmatian coast, bears witness to the considerable exchanges in the field of monumental arts between Northern Italy, Dalmatia and Tuscany in the 15th and 16th centuries

( source: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/963 )

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