If you’re as obsessed as I am with the TV phenomenon Game of Thrones, then you’ll probably know that a lot of the filming for the series was done in Croatia. Here, you’ll be able to uncover the fortress that is King’s Landing, head for the capital of Westeros, Meeran, the former kingdom of slaves, and many other locations. Croatia’s the best place for Thronies to trace the steps of the characters and feel even closer to the action on their holiday. As the ultimate fan-girl, I’ve put together a Game of Thrones guide to Croatia; below are five places you must visit on your next getaway.
Five other places you should visit in Croatia for Game of Thrones film locations
1) Lovrijenac Fortress
Step into the old walls of Dubrovnik and discover the magnificent Lovrijenac Fortress which features on Joffrey’s name day ceremony.
2) Minčeta Tower
On a quest to find dragons like Khalessi? Visit Minčeta Tower and take a tour down the exact passage where the magical scenes were filmed.
3) Trsteno Arboretum
Discover the Gardens of Red keep at Trsteno Arboretum; you can take a walk through the beautiful gardens of King’s landing and feel like the real ruler.
4) Island of Lokrum
Have your chance to rule over the largest city of the Seven Kingdoms when you visit the official Iron Throne. It’s located in a small museum on the island of Lokrum, which is also where the city of Qarth was filmed.
In the Dalmatia region, the town of Klis is home to the medieval fortress which is the city of Meereen. This is the third attack that Daenerys carries out against the slave cities of Slaver’s Bay.