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Address: DN7 | Soimos, Lipova 310320, Romania
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0743 012666
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Allways a good walk and a great panorama from a castle ruins from high above. Splendid view from top of the walls.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 January 2017
SebastianLiviuCiorba
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Arad, Romania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The ruins are in the top of the hill. I climbed the hill with some friends just to see the great view of Mures river. We found a nice and interesting historical place who needs more restoration.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Allways a good walk and a great panorama from a castle ruins from high above. Splendid view from top of the walls.

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Thank SebastianLiviuCiorba
Arad County, Romania
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9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Nice place but is not rehabilitated and maintained. The view is great and the river is wonderfully how is look like. Is nice to visit.

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Thank gabilazar
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Although getting to the citadel it's not exactly a "walk in the park", I recommend it! The citadel is very interesting and the view it's absolutely beautiful!

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Thank RaduVAD
Arad County, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

If you happen to be near Radna, go for a short drive to Soimos Ruins. You have to go uphill for about 20 min and the climb is a bit difficult because it is very steep. The view is amazing. Rest a bit on top of the hill and enjoy the view before entering the ruins. Try to imagine what... More 

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Thank Natasha_Var
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

The ruins of a fortress, without being too maintained. The road to the top is undeveloped, but the views on Mures Valley deserves. There is parking space for your car safely to leave the fortress walls ... Besides there is nothing above the city ... nothing commercial where to get water, food or souvenirs.

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Thank Alfacorleone M
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106 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Really amazing view over the surroundings - hills, river Mures, Maria Radna church! It's worth the climb, takes like 30-40 minutes.

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Thank Corina O
California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

These 13th century ruins are worth the hike. After visiting the Basilica in Radna, it's a short drive to the base of the house hill, then a 20 minute uphill hike to the top of the cliffs where the Fortress sits. View are spectacular.

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Poznan, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

It was perfect destination for an active relax after massive Easter lunch. 15 minutes of hiking up the hill and one ends up with a spectacular panorama of Mures river, with its green hilly banks, splitting the town of Lipova. Big 5 for Soimos!

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Timisoara, Romania
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166 reviews
116 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Though I live close by, I just today visited this beautiful, historical, magical place, in Lipova. The old forstress is easy to see when you're in the small city, you can park at the bottom of the hill and prepare for a 20 minutes walk up. BONUS, if you are lucky enought you will be accompanied and guided by the... More 

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