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Hisarlaka, Sliven 8800, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place for a visit of 1-2 hours, there's a place for a picnic, an option for costumed picture and archery. For breaking a long drive it's worth a visit, I wouldn't go there specially. The staff was very friendly and helpful

Thank Sharona D
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The best time to visit the fortress is during the traditional medieval fair some time in October, when it becomes alive once more to show the everyday life of medieval Bulgarians.There are fight reconstructions, horse riding, crafts demonstrations and a lot more. In any other...More

Thank Mariya K
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Medieval Tuida fortress is a peaceful place in Sliven. I have visited this fortress and i am really impressed by the beatiful view and the remains that have saved the bulgarian history. There is an amphitheater which has 430 seats. You can see ancient warriors...More

1  Thank atanasovamariela
Reviewed 6 June 2018

The fortress is an amazing thing to see. It combines both beauty and antiquity. It is an attraction in the city. I highly recommend visiing Tuida and seeing its' beauty.

1  Thank teripetkova
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The place it’s ok. Nothing much after you seem other ancient cities in Bulgaria, but the worst deception was the Medieval Fair, the main reason we went to the city and Castle. Too small, only for kids, no entertainment, food or drinks (only one small...More

Thank Thaisy d
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The site is in a beautiful area and very well preserved. It has information throughout to tell you about what you are seeing and walkways are good for all people. Staff are really friendly and happy to chat and answer questions too!

Thank louiseaspin
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Very beautiful place with incredible views. I hope the excavations will continue, because a large part of the fortress is still unexplored ...

Thank Петър Й
Reviewed 28 November 2016

A very interesting, well kept site with a lovely view of the mountains. The staff were welcoming and helpful, particularly Sylvia who spoke good English and was very informative about the history of the fortress. I understand the artifacts from the fortress are in the...More

3  Thank EricaandPhil019
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The Tuida Fortress are the remains of a Roman and Byzantine outpost at the foot of the Stara Planina. It's a very nice place for a relaxed stroll around the grounds and offers beautiful panoramic views over the City of Sliven and across the surrounding...More

1  Thank Chris_T_BG
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Not at all what I expected. Takes about 1 hour to wander around. Very friendly staff who allowed me in with my dog. Beautiful panoramic views and great if you take a picnic with you as there are plenty of benches. Would like the captions...More

2  Thank nigeljhutchins
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