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Located in the most prominent part of the Old Town, the Citadel is a 15th century edifice, which includes the remains of St. Mary's Church, terraced gates, several squares, and a building of the former army barracks.
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Stari Grad, Budva, Budva Municipality, Montenegro
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All reviews nice view entrance fee old town small museum model ships nice library worth a visit small fee stari grad photo opportunities nice experience very nice place visit budva narrow streets euros sea walls
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paid 3 1/2 euros to get in here but not much to see. The view from the top gives a good view of the surrounding city and sea but that is it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mike H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked around the area near the Citadel and there are great views of the sea below. We did not go into the buildings.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sue M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a visit to the very top to see the lovely panaramic of Budva and out to sea. Lots to look at there too.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mark I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the most beautifull cities in Montenegro. You must visit the old city, walk on the walls and visit the balet dancer statue

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ronendrory
Reviewed 31 October 2018

The 3.50 entry fee is is quite steep given the lack of things to do once inside. The view is good and one of the old town that you will not get elsewhere but beyond that, there's very little to it. There is a library...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MrThomas1981
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Euros 3.50 entry fee is steep in retrospect. We'd expected more. There are a couple of decent vantage points to view the old town, Budva beaches and out to sea, but the inner grounds are largely unkempt and seem to have been turned over to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FairCityFrasie
Reviewed 24 October 2018

We were on a shore excursion by M Tours from Kotor and thoroughly enjoyed the stop to see the beautiful shoreline and water.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BSinPNS
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Pretty place, nice views. 3.50 Euros each in. Lovely rooms inside. :) Staff not very friendly, they seemed bored

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank natloulan
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Very nice experience...check out book ancient book collection with varying topics on the region..must go to top and see the view from neat the flag.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sjale2007
Reviewed 1 October 2018

The citadel offers an incredible view of both the ocean and the old town itself, you have to pay to enter it but it's worth it. There's also a library.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SupEvan
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