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Giresun Castle

Giresun, Turkey
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Nice Site to visit

need more attention. more signage in tourist language. lack of well being facilities. cleaning of... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
SalehAlSaikhan
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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Great view, especially at sunrise..

The old castle remains are located on top of a small hill at the center of the city. Steep climb up... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2016
towfik2017
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Setif, Algeria
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
23 Jun 2017
“Nice Site to visit”
22 Sep 2016
“Great view, especially at sunrise..”
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Giresun, Turkey
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

need more attention. more signage in tourist language. lack of well being facilities. cleaning of site will make it beautiful

Thank SalehAlSaikhan
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The old castle remains are located on top of a small hill at the center of the city. Steep climb up the hill but worth the scenery.

Thank towfik2017
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Located on top of one of the small mountains The remaining walls and parts of the castle only It's free of charge The good thing is the nice view from top and great breath of cool air We had cup of tea and report to...More

2  Thank Abdulwahab B
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

This place is a perfect spot to spend a sunday with ur family and take a walk around this place and see the amazing views of Giresun

1  Thank berenice r
Reviewed 26 March 2016

The remnants of the castle are poor. Yet the location is great; on the way up we enjoyed nice views of the city center and the port; The castle area is a happy place for couples and groups and families with lots of barbecue fires,...More

1  Thank zaniko
Reviewed 8 August 2015

It has lovely view of the Giresun city. One of the best place for bbq and it is not far from the city center.

1  Thank ertr
Reviewed 31 January 2012

The castle is pretty vestigial (Genoese I think), but its location atop a hill means it is cooler than at sea level, and gets some breeze. This alone justifies a lingering cup of tea. Also nice views out to Black Sea and one of its...More

4  Thank Bielding
Reviewed 1 November 2011

We took public transportation going up (which I highly recommend). There's playground for young children and tea garden with spectacular view of the eastern part of Giresun.

6  Thank murko06
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