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Roman legionary base Novae

Svishtov, Svishtov 5250, Bulgaria
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Very well reconstructed base of a roman legion

The roman legion site is on both sides of the main street, that takes you out of the town. On on of... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2018
Dimana_g
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Sofia, Bulgaria
Great place!

The Roman legionary base Novae is a very old history place and it's very close to the city... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
eabulgaria
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Burgas, Bulgaria
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Svishtov, Svishtov 5250, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

The roman legion site is on both sides of the main street, that takes you out of the town. On on of the side is the more reconstructed part, where you can see old roman temples, halls for eating, generals houses and other residential buildings....More

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Reviewed 12 May 2017

The Roman legionary base Novae is a very old history place and it's very close to the city (Svishtov) - about 20-30 min. walk, but it's very nice. All the time your are walking along the river. The part of the legion is recon-structuring.

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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Novae is new-found Roman base located 4km far from Svishtov city center. You can see there how was look like the ancient fort. In museum you can see also some removed from the ground items and buy souvenirs.

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Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

It is deserved to be seen as this is an important and interesting historical place. It shows the greatness of the Roman Empire!

Thank Dilyana T
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Reviewed 21 August 2015

It is very strange that in this town /it is not big even in the BG dimensions/ you may see the ancient city maybe biggest than new one. You must see it - that things are maybe 1/10 from the real fortress. The scheme is...More

Thank Alexander H
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Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

I heard a lot about this place and finally I found time to visit it; I was a bit disappointed...it says free entrance on the website and when we went there I found there was a charge from 5levs; its overpriced for what you can...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2014

The archeological site Novae is placed near (4-5 km) Svishtov not far from the Danube. It was built by the Romans since 44 A.D. and survived even until the year 600, under the Byzantine rule. Novae was part of the Roman fortresses (castrum) chain built...More

5  Thank Sorin D
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