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Address: Jud.Arad | 30 km. via Deva, Arad 315400, Romania

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The ruins are worth to be visited

The ruins are nice to be visited, you can walk inside the old castle. The view on the other hand is beautifull, you can oversee the Mures River and Mures Valley enter the... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2017
Claus B
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

The ruins are nice to be visited, you can walk inside the old castle. The view on the other hand is beautifull, you can oversee the Mures River and Mures Valley enter the Pannonian Flats. You can hike thru Zarand Mountains on very well marked tourist roads up to the next castle ruin which is in Siria. Go for it.

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Thank Claus B
Arad, Romania
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

the ruins are on a hill that must be climbed by foot but the view fro the top is amazing and worth every step on the way.

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Thank fenomenar
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

A Relaxing hike away from Lipova, the ruins are on the hills over the City and offer a splendid view over the river, the City and the surroundings

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Thank Marion V
Turda, Romania
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Recently connected to the national road, making accessible by car until close to the ruins, the Lipova ruins represent one of the oldest ruins in the area

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Thank vaspa
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

Close to Arad, easy to reach - by car or train. It is situated on the hill, but it's not difficult to climb here, I think that everybody can do it. You can see from there panorama of city and river Mures. Nice to spend time with your family, kids or frends.

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Thank Izabela W
Arad, Romania
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 26 January 2016

Harsh climb but rewarding view, a trip to the ruins brought me back to the history of this place..Recommended for fit people

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Thank MarinPopescu
Arad, Romania
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Reviewed 2 October 2014 via mobile

It is a beautiful place to visit, specially on a summer day, but you have to be a little fit to go there. If you don't have car, the easiest way to go is by hitchicking!!

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Thank JohanneBerg1
Deva, Romania
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Reviewed 24 March 2013

Is a great place to visit if u r just passing b y. Not worth a trip only to see these ruins. Is a long drive if u r coming from any direction.

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warwick, new york
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Reviewed 21 March 2012

Actually went on New Years Eve. The only economical transportation was a "personal" train which turned out to be an adventure. I was told I could see the ruins(which are actually in Radna) from the village but the whole place was fogged in. Two young college students gave me a lift in their car to the foot of the mountain... More 

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