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A piece of history with only walls

These are the remains of castle of Trabzon. No special effort is needed to see them as they are... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2016
Isa A
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Burghead, United Kingdom
Not really a great site

In case you want to walk there in the burning heat... Not worth it. Have look from the bridge... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2015
EnricoD82
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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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10 Jan 2017
“Great history from the past”
15 Mar 2016
“A piece of history with only walls”
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Ic Kale Sok. | Trabzon Merkez, Trabzon, Turkey
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

We visited this beautiful city and old castle when we were travelling in Turkey. Castle of Trabzon is one of the impressive and memorable places of this city, despite of that there are only ruins preserved from the past. Easy for visit and walking, located...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2016

These are the remains of castle of Trabzon. No special effort is needed to see them as they are bound to be seen while walking, driving in and around the city seamlessly.

Thank Isa A
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

In case you want to walk there in the burning heat... Not worth it. Have look from the bridge nearby instead. In case you are just at the spot, maybe you might enjoy the view at what is left of the old town.

2  Thank EnricoD82
Reviewed 28 December 2014

Historical and cultural, it's interesting to walk around these and step back in your head to how things were back in this time.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 19 September 2014

Nice as a castle but nothing to see from it since it is not allowed to go up to the top.It is necessary to take care of it & make renovation for it to allow tourists to go up & see a panoramic view of...More

Thank Salma N
Reviewed 14 May 2014

This is the tinest little fortress--if you've seen other fortresses, you'll be disappointed by this one. You can see it from the shore--it is right near a bunch of cafes. Take a photo from the outside, but don't bother going in.

2  Thank Angie3088
Reviewed 21 April 2014

A nice walk of an hour ,in the upper castle of the medieval city to admire the ruins of the ex Imperial Byzantine Palace,hidden besides ordinary local houses,and the nice panorama,is a must to complete a tour . One of the few surviving Byzantine palaces,but...More

4  Thank PLSPG
Reviewed 13 September 2013

Make sure to Get your Ice-Cream or Coffe at the Top Sea Facing Chairs .... Make your Taxi Climb you up and you can walk down on your way Back

2  Thank Mansour_Moh
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