Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Hvar

Hvar is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Hvar one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Hvar is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Hvar or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Hvar. Explore the historical monuments of Hvar with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Hvar guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Hvar page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Hvar with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Hvar Fortress

    #1 of 6 Historical Places in Hvar
    Hvar Fortress

    Tags: Landmark, Hiking Trail, Historical Site, Fort

    Address: Hvar, Hvar Island, Croatia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    Located atop a hill on the old town, this 16th century citadel was restored during the French rule. The fortress houses a prominent collection and amphorae from middle ages. You can hike up the h...Read more

  2. Franciscan Monastery

    #2 of 6 Historical Places in Hvar
    Franciscan Monastery

    Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: setaliste put kriza, Hvar, Croatia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    An ancient monastery with no recorded period of construction, though the first renovation took place in early 14th century. The white Cypress trees in the surrounding and great architecture make it wo...Read more

  3. St. Stephen's Cathedral

    #3 of 6 Historical Places in Hvar
    St. Stephen's Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Cathedral

    Address: Trg Svetog Stjepana, Hvar Town, Croatia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    A Roman Catholic cathedral in the town of Hvar, St. Stephen’s cathedral is also known as Katedrala Svetog Stjepana. It is one of the most impressive buildings of Hvar and is built on the site of...Read more

  4. Scedro

    #4 of 6 Historical Places in Hvar

    Tags: Island, Village, Historical Site, Nature

    Address: Scedro, Croatia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a small island located along the southern shore of Hvar. It is protected as a nature park and enthrals visitors with its untouched natural beauty, hidden coves and crystal clear waters. The co...Read more

  5. Stari Grad

    #5 of 6 Historical Places in Hvar
    Stari Grad

    Tags: Church, Museum, Old Town, Unesco Site

    Address: Hvar Island, Split-Dalmatia County, Dalmatia, Croatia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is one of the oldest towns in Europe and a UNESCO world heritage site located on the northern side of Hvar Island. Ideal for a day trip from Hvar, Stari Grad also offers a pleasant vacation for a...Read more

  6. Bishop's Treasury

    #6 of 6 Historical Places in Hvar
    Bishop's Treasury

    Tags: Historical Site, Cathedral , Hall

    Address: Hvar Town, Croatia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

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