Knin, it is a city of kings. If you are looking for that unique travel experience, Knin is ideal place for you. The area where Knin is situated has been inhabited since the Stone Age. A settlement grew and became the castle of Knin. A monastery dedicated to Saint Bartholomew was built in the 9th century. In the second half of the 11th century King, which is how, Kiln became known as “The City of Kings.”
This old town is located in the Dalmatian mainland of Croatia.
The Knin Fortress is a large 10th century medieval bastion that dominates the centre of town. Located approximately 100 metres above the town, it is 470 metres long and 110 metres wide at its highest part. The defensive walls are approximately 2 kilometers long. It is one of the largest Croatian fortification monuments and the second largest military fortification in all of Europe. It was also home to Croatia’s first kings and witnessed multiple wars over the years.
If you are a nature lover, you love hiking, it is for you. Dinaric adventure.
Departure from Zadar/Šibenik/Split
In summer time, it is better in early morning.
2 hours hiking and more, adventure from “Duler” to the top of Dinjal 1831 meters above sea level.
Photos and video shooting at arrival on top of Dinara mountain.
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