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Fortress of Deva

Deva 337450, Romania
+40 31 417 8522
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Nice place

Nice place, nice medieval castle and nice Vue of the surrounding countryside ! 🌋 and mountains... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
legrandvillage
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Kampot, Cambodia
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A lot of potential

The fortress is from the 13 century and it offers a nice view over the city. You can reach the... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Sabina B
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“great view” (15 reviews)
“cable car” (18 reviews)
“by foot” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Deva 337450, Romania
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place, nice medieval castle and nice Vue of the surrounding countryside ! 🌋 and mountains ! Also nice to see if owners have big gardens or swimming pools...

Thank legrandvillage
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

The fortress is from the 13 century and it offers a nice view over the city. You can reach the fortress by foot or by telegondola, 10 ron up&down

Thank Sabina B
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The view is magic, open every day, free entrance, big parcking in front of the cable car. Cost of a two way ticket is 10 lei - 2 euro.

Thank Alina D
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

The Fortress of Deva is easy to reach (2,5 min to get to the top with the funicular and 30 min in the foot). One can only visit the wall, the access is forbiden in the inner part. The view is fantastic, you can see...More

Thank NimbusX
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

The Deva Fortress is one of most important place to be visited in Deva. You will have a beautiful view of Deva and around of Deva. The train going up is another thing which can like. Sure for children is a pleasure...

Thank cojan d
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Built in the 13th century the Fortress of Deva lies on a hill 184m above the sea level.You can choose to climb the hill or to take a cabin from the bottom of the hill to the top..It's worth reaching the top for the splendid...More

Thank rusanc2017
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

It's a great place to visit, especially the view you get from up the hill. The lack of information (literally none) is a big downside.

Thank Simon B
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I saw the fortress now and i was stunned, great job on rebuilding everything. Its a great place to visit, walking the old roads till up, passing by the gates. When you arrive on top you have a stunning view of all the valey, you...More

Thank Cris K
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

This 13th century fort/castle is certainly one not to miss if you are passing through or stopping off in Deva. Our visit was at the end of August on a very hot day. We were fortunate to be early arrivals at the cable car station...More

Thank MalmesburyDave
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

The citadel is located on top of a hill a little walk away from the city. On the bottom of the hill there is a very nice park including a playpark for kids and two museums. There are two ways to access : by foot...More

Thank Catalin C
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