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Nice ruins, stunning view

If you travel in the neighborhood, its a good idea the visit the castle. Its a bit old and... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Pecs, Hungary
Nice views

This fortress is just a short hike up but yields nice views of the village below and surrounding... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Monica C
Papa, Hungary
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Sep 3, 2018
“Nice ruins, stunning view”
Sep 9, 2018
“Encountering the Hungary's history.”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Var ut 51, Csesznek 8419, Hungary
+36 88 436 110
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

The ruins of the fortress can be found in a charming village close to the main route between Győr and Veszprém. It is simply amazing. You can enjoy the perfect view like a ritter and discover the remains of a charming fortress. The entrance fee...More

Thank Tibor H
Reviewed 3 September 2018

If you travel in the neighborhood, its a good idea the visit the castle. Its a bit old and collapsed, but still exciting, and the view is stunning to the country. The entrance fee is 2 euro, and you need to walk a little but...More

Thank mesterzw
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Open all year around. Just few kilometers from the main road 82. Easy to spot from the road and good to stop on 82 to see the ruins from 2km away. Located in a small village, Csesznek. From the parking lot 200m walk up. Ticket...More

Thank Denes222
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This fortress is just a short hike up but yields nice views of the village below and surrounding areas. The last visit we saw they were installing sitting benches. A visit here is for walking dogs and for entertaining kids.

Thank Monica C
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Looks great and tempting for a closer look from the road. Nice new visitor centre but nothing special. Civilized toilets. Huge walls. Kids can run around to discover.

Thank matyas2015
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

My partner took me to see this as she had been here in her childhood several times but even she had not seen it shrouded in mist, quite stunning. Take the time to climb to the top & take in the views & the history....More

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 27 February 2014

It is not only a nice scene form the main road nearby. Bu also worh to walk around inside. They set some explaining-signs to tell the story of the catle. Still under renovation with tha governance of the castle captain.

Thank SzilardKallai
Reviewed 31 January 2014

Fortress of Csesznek is very nice, but nothing extra. If you want see more, go there in the summer when you can see the Castle/Fortress Games. People and kids get dressed and attackers trying to occupy the fortress. The nearby woods are very beautiful, so...More

Thank Viktor T
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