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Colt Citadel

DJ 686 Road | Suseni, Hunedoara, Romania
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Worth the effort

The hardest part is to actually find the trail head since the roads are not very well marked. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Cristina C
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
ruins

interesting ruins if you like that. quite difficult hike to get there but totally worth it. one of... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2016
marcin w
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4 days ago
“Worth the effort”
24 Sep 2016
“ruins”
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DJ 686 Road | Suseni, Hunedoara, Romania
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The hardest part is to actually find the trail head since the roads are not very well marked. The entrance is free and the hike takes about 30 minutes and it's not an easy one - I would rank it medium to hard. The trail...More

Thank Cristina C
Reviewed 24 September 2016

interesting ruins if you like that. quite difficult hike to get there but totally worth it. one of the must-see things in Hunedoara.

Thank marcin w
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Placed in the Country of Little Dinosaurs, near the ancient Roman Roud, this citadel was build for military purpose. From here one can see whole Tara (Country of) Hategului, 726m high. It is told that the famous Jules Verne has written about it in his...More

Thank Marius106
Reviewed 6 April 2015

"Watching" the village 'Suseni'. from the top of a Hill, the Citadel wil l appear up on a mountain in front of you. Leave the car there and get ready to Hike. 30/40 minutes max Gets your there A good idea will be to have...More

1  Thank Hugo C
Reviewed 5 April 2015

excellent hiking and an unbelievable view.....i was speechless with everything on that spot! it's completely worth it!

Thank manuelmachado89
Reviewed 12 September 2014 via mobile

The road to the bottom of the mountain it's a little complicated. From the road between Sarmizegetusa (old Roman city) and Hateg you must take the road for 'Rau de Mori' village. From there you must search the village 'Suseni'. The Citadel will appear up...More

3  Thank Paul_pr13
Reviewed 4 October 2013

Apparently, this is the location described by Jules Verne in his novel. Not renovated, you can only enjoy the nature beauty.

1  Thank CarpatBike
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Despite is a non-renovated place, I recommend the place for its quietness and for the historical importance. "The Carpathian castle" novel by Jules Verne is placing its action in this place.

Thank ionutmaftei
Reviewed 8 May 2013

Near Tara Hategului, located in the mountains it is a very beautiful citadel. On your way to the citadel, going from Hateg there are few dam lakes you can see. The road taking you there is like a fairytale. You can feel the fresh mountain...More

1  Thank RuralAccommodation
Reviewed 5 August 2012

Beauty full surrounds full of hidden history. The places are dated aprox. 1500 b.c. from the Geto-Dac kingdom.

1  Thank AlanLexel
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