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Fortress in good shape

Beautiful fortress well preserved. The park around the fortress was built since our last visit... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Eric D
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Canada
Nice place with a good view

I really enjoyed a stroll around the castle and its grounds, I was lucky enough to have good... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
steve_vstheworld
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Reykjavik, Iceland
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Beautiful fortress well preserved. The park around the fortress was built since our last visit (2014). Currently, they are renovating the interior of the fortress so that visitors can enter, which is really good because it was inaccessible in 2014 and this year. We will...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 13 July 2018

I really enjoyed a stroll around the castle and its grounds, I was lucky enough to have good weather which made the walk very pleasant, and from the top of the castle walls you can have a fantastic view across the rest of the town.

Thank steve_vstheworld
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

The fortress is located in a pretty quiet park. It offers a nice view of the city. The area is quiet and offers place to just relax o take a stroll. The fortress dates back centuries and represents the history of the serbian people. It...More

Thank Coryy20
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The ruins of the fort were nicely restored with European money, unfortunately, during my visit, it was locked. Along the fort, there is a beautiful park that offers a nice cold shade on hot summer days.

Thank Fitpaldi
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Bulgarian by it's origin, this fortress was used until the WWII and it's well preserved. Nice pedestrian paths around the fortress.

Thank Chompy88
Reviewed 18 April 2017

It is looking as a place you want to explore. Nice park and small river but you can't go into the fortress itself. You could see the city from the walls and it is nice but guided tour would be a good for the visitors.

Thank Svetko_Jimmy
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Beautiful well preserved fortress, but there is a lot more that can be done. It's a quiet and nice place, but that's all. You can go for a walk and to enjoy the view from the top of the wall, but can't get inside the...More

Thank Mariya K
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Rather small fortress on the outskirts of the city, but easily in walking range from any city point, due to the fact that Pirot is quite a small place. Nicely preserved, worth checking out.

Thank Aleksandar S
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Walked to the Pirot Fortress from my hotel. The moat seems to be in great shape and has a nice park on both the exterior and interior. A small section of an exterior wall is still standing with obvious evidence of defensive positions on two...More

Thank Jackinbama
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

The fortress was closed when we visited Pirot in early October. It may have been the off season but it did look like it was closed for some time already.

Thank pdebruijne
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