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Nearby Zalau City, Zalau 450002, Romania
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Ave Caesar :)

Porolissum-Moigrad is a place full of history, being the largest ancient Roman site in Romania... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
Calin B
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
A hilltop of Roman architecture

The Porolissum can be easily found, with acceptable roads leading to it. We drove there in the... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Mihnea L
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  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
1 Feb 2017
“A hilltop of Roman architecture”
19 Sep 2016
“Worth visiting”
Nearby Zalau City, Zalau 450002, Romania
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

Porolissum-Moigrad is a place full of history, being the largest ancient Roman site in Romania. enjoy it !

Thank Calin B
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The Porolissum can be easily found, with acceptable roads leading to it. We drove there in the middle of winter, with icy roads, and found good access there. The only possible issue would be that the road is small, so with icy roads, you have...More

Thank Mihnea L
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This historic site is worth visiting. There are many amazing things to see and the views are to die for. However some things could be improved. If you are visiting pop in to the local pub "Casa Romana" it has good food at very cheap...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The place offers an impressive view all around. The tourist trail is great, with access to ruins of different civilian, military and religious buildings. The star is the amphitheater with such great acoustics. The ticket price is very low, 4 lei. The place could use...More

Thank Anfrist
Reviewed 11 August 2015

This place is great for photo shoots but do not expect more then you can see in the image from the tripadvisor Porolissum page. Well inside there is a nice little empty room but that's it. In short its as good as you can tell...More

1  Thank ClaudiaVeja
Reviewed 5 July 2015

poor access - no public transport - strictly for history buffs but great outdoor position and in July there were lots of wild-flowers, butterflies etc

Thank Joebrush1949
Reviewed 25 June 2015

What you see in the picture is the only thing you will see. We came to this place after many reviews and I have learned that I need to trust tourist from other countries. Zalau is not a great place to visit and Porolissum has...More

1  Thank Lauren K
Reviewed 28 April 2015

It's a very beautiful and quiet place, helps to relax and "feel" the history and to imagine the people that use to live there. The landscape is beautiful, the green, the peace, I am eager to go back every time I can. It's a nice...More

Thank mya2002
Reviewed 5 September 2014

Porolissum is a fantastic place to visit for: 1- The roman history of the site 2- The views We're visiting the site again and again, because the landscape change with the weather and it's beautiful and really peaceful. There is a nice pension close by...More

1  Thank Yolande P
Reviewed 2 December 2012

Porolissum, a former frontier of the Roman Empire, can be visited close to the current town of Zalau. A path of 3 or 4 hours by foot, following the same line of the ancient limes, links Porolissum to the town of Zalau through the hills...More

2  Thank secretadventours
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