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City walk

This is one place to see on a city walk. Try to ask around for a walking tour around the old... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
bart1968v
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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Castle visit

It was interesting to visit the old fortress. It is a realy nice old Fort bu i have to Say it can... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
alex d
via mobile
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“nice castle” (2 reviews)
“old fortress” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Brasov, Romania
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is one place to see on a city walk. Try to ask around for a walking tour around the old fortresses surrounding the city of Brasov. It takes a couple of hours, but you get to see some of the remarkable places from the...More

Thank bart1968v
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

It was interesting to visit the old fortress. It is a realy nice old Fort bu i have to Say it can be beter. All the rooms were empty... it will be easy if the goverment will invest and the place will become a museum...More

Thank alex d
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Rupea is mighty fortress on an hill above the village of Rupea. The view is marvelous and on a very clear clear day even the Carpathian Mountains should be visible. The fortress is also an attraction for small kids.

Thank Lukas J
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Reaching Rupea on the way to Brasov, revealed a wonderful view frim all sides and a well preserved, well explained and extreemly clean site

Thank sharonaR2013
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This was an interesting stop, especially if you have a guide that can explain things. Incredible view and nice change from visiting old churches :D

Thank susan a
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Unlike some fortresses, this is the real deal. There is a small entrance fee, but plenty to see. There are some great city views. However, some of the arches are pretty low, so be careful as I hit my head on one of them. There...More

Thank KWTraveller2016
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The fort was renovated some time ago and it looks much better now. There is a small entrance free, easily accessible by car, large enough parking. Nice activity in a sunny day.

2  Thank MonikaMera
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Built in an imposing strategical position this recently restored castle has a lot to offer to the visitor. Intact bastions and walls. Even living quarters and a dungeon

1  Thank Aristotelis K
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This is a watch tower that was part of the old city fortress. It is on a small hill and requires a bit of climbing up.

Thank drmalaypatel
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Appears to have been overly renovated - it looks almost unreal. It looks amazing on the hill, but we decided not to come in. It costs 10 lei and appears to be quite large inside.

Thank Ruchei
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