Trsat Travel Guide

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Trsat Things to Do

  • Cannon

    This cannon is located in the Trsat castle, it was used to warn surrounding area of any danger nearby.

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  • The Pancic park

    Pančić park is the largest park in Rijeka. Park got its name from Josip Pančić (1814-1888), doctor and florist who discovered lots of floral types; for example ''Pančićevu omoriku'' (''Picea omorika'').The park is formed from many pine trees, cypress, leaf forest trees and conifer. Total area covered is 45.000 m2.In...

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  • Statue of pope John Paul II

    The bronze statue was created by Antun Jukić in 2005; in dedication to pope John Paul II when he visited Trsat.

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  • Bazilisk

    In front of the mausoleum is statue of basilisk, an mythical creature, which was holding flag with Nugent family coats of arms.

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  • Mausoleum

    The Mausoleum was built by Field Marshall Nugent when he bought the Castle. Mausoleum is decorated with Nugent family coats of arms.

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  • Trsat Castle

    Above the Rječina canyon, on 135m high hill, is the Trsat Castle. In the past there was a Liburnian watch post, which was of great importance to Romans. The castle lost its importance after the Turks left this area, and started to decay since then. The earthquake in 1750 severely damaged it.Restoration started when Austrian field marshal Laval...

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  • Church of the Holy mother of God at...

    The Frankopan Square situated in the very heart of Trsat 443 ft (135m) above sea level is the place where the oldest Croatian church of 'the Holy Virgin' is. According to legend this seven- hundred year old sanctuary was carried over from Nazareth to Trsat by angels on the 10th May 1291, but then afterwards to Loretto in Italy on the 10th December...

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  • View on Rijeka from Trsat castle

    On the hill above Trsat there is old castle Trsat, from which you can have great view on Rijeka and surroundings.

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  • The first school in Trsat

    This was the school in which children were learning to read and write since 1819. Then in the 1856. the one-room house became too small so they moved the school into the bigger one, and on 150th anniversary in 1969. the plaque was made and put on the outside wall.

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Trsat Shopping

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    by Vanity666 Written Sep 24, 2007

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    Nice shop just near the Trsat castle. The lady that works there is really friendly.

    What to buy: Any souvenir, postcard, painting, Trsat coat of arms....

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