The complex of the Dubrovnik city walls which consists of forts, bastions, towers and fortresses are an attraction for every visitor. The walls, with its length of 1940 meters, cover the entireTown in the form of an irregular polygon. Today many visitors admire the beauty and the cultural riches of the walls. However, the walls were originally built for the purpose of defending the Town of Dubrovnik from a number of attacks in the past, thus assuring a peaceful life and development. Enjoy the relaxed and romantic walks with an impressive view and the many attractions that are hidden within the city walls. Make sure to visit the fortresses that adorn the city walls, such as: Minčeta, Bokar, St. John (Sv.Ivan), Lovrijenac and Revelin.