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Fortress of Deva

Deva 337450, Romania
+40 31 417 8522
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in traveling for one smile of fate, a gift from my boss, let me relax, relax and play. That was it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Agnieszka P
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Kielce, Poland
Great views, OK sight

The fortress is interesting but not amazing but the view are truly stunning. The is a télécabine... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
poodle2000
,
Houston
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average29%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“great view” (15 reviews)
“cable car” (18 reviews)
“by foot” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Deva 337450, Romania
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+40 31 417 8522
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"great view"
in 15 reviews
"cable car"
in 18 reviews
"by foot"
in 10 reviews
"funicular ride"
in 4 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 3 reviews
"nice place"
in 2 reviews
"entire city"
in 3 reviews
"surrounding countryside"
in 3 reviews
"nice walk"
in 2 reviews
"takes minutes"
in 2 reviews
"steep slope"
in 2 reviews
"an unforgettable experience"
in 2 reviews
"hill"
in 27 reviews
"access"
in 15 reviews
"elevator"
in 17 reviews
"valley"
in 7 reviews
"restoration"
in 7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago

in traveling for one smile of fate, a gift from my boss, let me relax, relax and play. That was it. In this place, I broke away the tte of meaning from the Bathory family, why did not he notice this early and when the...More

Thank Agnieszka P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fortress is interesting but not amazing but the view are truly stunning. The is a télécabine to take you up but we happened to visit in the day it was closed because of a technical issue. We took the steps which was challenging but...More

Thank poodle2000
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very intense experience. The fortress iw sel preserved, but a little crowded, especially when trying to access the elevator

1  Thank Lala77ro
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 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...

2  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.

1  Thank Alina D
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Reviewed 2 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

1  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...

1  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

1  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.

1  Thank Simon B
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