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Nice citadel / great views from the walls

The citadel was recently restored, and the tower and the fortification wall are looking great. The... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Viorel_25
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Sibiu, Romania
Beuautiful

The citadel is in good shape, offers great views and a nice piece of history. It also has some... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Andreea M
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Bucharest, Romania
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4 Jun 2018
“Nice citadel / great views from the walls”
28 Aug 2017
“Beuautiful”
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

The citadel was recently restored, and the tower and the fortification wall are looking great. The paved road to the citadel is a nice walk, enjoying the fresh air. The views from the citadel walls are amazing. On the way back you can take the...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The citadel is in good shape, offers great views and a nice piece of history. It also has some artifacts displayed and if you have binoculars you could enjoy the view even more. Really nice place and we'll kept.

Thank Andreea M
Reviewed 13 June 2017

If you plan to visit Hunedoara or Deva, you really need to get to the Malaiesti Citadel. The citadel was restored a few years ago and there are guides to help you understand its history. Also, the view from all the citadel's windows is amazing...More

Thank Mara H
Reviewed 12 May 2017

A medieval fortress that deserves to be visited only if you have something else to visit in the area. A few minutes away from there is also the ruins of the feudal fortress of Salasu de Sus.

Thank Calin B
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I visited Retezat Mountains and I have stayed in Malaiesti without knowing there is a citadel at all. But I was very surprised to find it among trees and hills. Citadel is situated on a hill outside the village and dominates the surroundings. Perfect time...More

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