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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a restored mountain fortress in Croatia, off the road from Dubrovnik to Split. Pretty much completely restored, it has great views of the valley. If you like old castles, towers, etc. you will enjoy this one too. It does have some rather steep...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wacjr
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Sokol Grad was just about five minutes drive away from where we were staying. The restoration work has been done sensitively and the castle is located in a stunning position with tremendous views all round. Plenty of steps to climb but well worth it. If...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wardhallgate
Reviewed 4 October 2018

If you are in the area this is not to be missed , takes you back to medieval times . The views from the top of the castle are absolutely stunning . The displays tells you a lot of how things were in those times...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank johnsoutham
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This smaller but impressive fort gives a good idea of life in the middle ages and the constant turbulence in the region. Protecting a vital pass from it's perch, it changed hands numerous times. Croatia seems to be restoring many sites very effectively and so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Don W
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic restored medieval castle with several rooms of artefacts and audio information straight to your smartphone. Had the place to ourselves for first 30 minutes. To be honest this is the highlight of my visit to Dubrovnik. The stunning views and lack of moronic game...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank N17DHS
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

On driving around the area we stumbled upon this lovely old Fort-castle. Views are worth the effort to reach the top many photos are possible. Lots of nooks and crannies to explore. Kids will enjoy the experience but will need to be careful. The steps...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nick K
Reviewed 5 September 2018

The view from the top is not to be believed--you can see out over the Adriatic in two directions. The restoration is really well done and the experience is fantastic. Nice exhibits as well. On a beautiful day this is really the top of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DCDiplomat
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Perched on a rock in the middle of nowhere this tastefully reconstructed fort gives a real sense of what mediaeval Konavle would have been like. Very quiet and no hoards of tourists or coaches which makes it feel more real. It was a hot day...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Honkytom
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

The castle was in ruins when I first visited the old dark grey rock. Years later, it was decided for renovations and to open to the public. I am amazed by how the project turned out for tourists. An excellanly finished phantom castle(sokol kula). Just...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dprimic
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Beautifully restored fort with plenty of information. Nice area away from the over crowded bigger cities with great local restaurants nearby.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Lindsey G
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Not too sure about weekends but was open around 7 hours a day.There were still workers there when we went restoring the brick work so seemed to be open most days.
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