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Devin Castle (hrad)

Muranska ulica, Bratislava 841 10, Slovakia
+421 2/657 301 05
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Located a few miles west of Bratislava, this castle was once part of the Roman border in the first century A.D. and later became the seat of the Great Moravian Empire and a strategic post during the Turkish Wars.
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Muranska ulica, Bratislava 841 10, Slovakia
+421 2/657 301 05
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's a ruins of old castle from 8th century which was build on the rock near Danube and Morava rivers. If you clime up, you will have spectacular view over the rivers and close hills.... I really liked it.

Thank Prager1
Reviewed 5 days ago

The remains of Devin Castle provide a backdrop to the history of Slovakia. While we were there, there were activities to participate in, as well as hearing from the Devin Castle staff about the castle and the role it placed in Slovakia's history. The views...More

Thank LoisandAllen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

90 cent 30 min ticket from bus station get from yellow ticket machine and stamp when get on board bus number 29. arrive 20 mins later last stop in castle car park. 2 euros to get in castle. Just ruins with nice view over the...More

Thank Inspired2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a very easy and quick excersion outside of bratislava, so i think everybody should do it. Let's start with the basic info. You go to the bus station at MOST SNP. Once you are there you go under the bridge where there is a...More

1  Thank Maria R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had read about Devin as a must see in the guide books when preparing for Bratislava. Also saw it on the boat getting into Bratislava which was special. We were able to take either bus 28 or 29 to Devin. Unfortunately the 29 which...More

Thank doofvfood
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only a 20 minutes bus ride from Bratislava city centre. Quite nice castle and the views at the top are decent. It also has small caverns that showcases old artefacts, which was nice. It can get really hot climbing up the steps in the summer...More

Thank scba1095
Reviewed 1 week ago

This castle is situated 12 km's away from the centre of Bratislava and is one of the must visit places around the city. Transport from the city to the castle is easy with bus lines 28 or 29. Entrance fee is reasonable, around 5 euros...More

Thank EndreKemenes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved my visit here especially the gorgeous views. There are multiple sections to it and have an exhibition as well. You could easily spend 1-2 hours here. Only 20 mins from city centre by direct bus. There is also a boat which takes 1.5hrs to...More

Thank KrishanRodrigo
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a bit of an adventure for us. After reading the previous reviews we decided to take the 29 bus from the bus station under the UFO bridge. We managed to buy our tickets from the yellow machine. We bought both tickets there and...More

Thank Sharon V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here by boat from Bratislava. Was a very good half day out. The caste has a good history. You will have to be prepared to walk up a few steps.

Thank Robert P
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24 July 2017|
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Response from Nalex13 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I didn't see any dogs there. I think they are not allowed. Nice place to play with your dog though...
6 June 2017|
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Response from Vazbo | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm not sure if you can book in advance but it any case it's never that busy. The ticket booth was empty when we went mid morning and will only take you a minute or so to buy tickets. Enjoy!
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2 February 2017|
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Response from kevin_murphy9 | Reviewed this property |
Trains run every 2 hours, the trip takes 4 hours and a single ticket costs a bit under £14