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Narikala Fortress

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Address: Tbilisi, Georgia
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Ancient fortress

Ancient fortress on the hill in the city center. Climb here, you can use the cable car. Lovely panoramic view of the old town. Be sure to visit.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
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Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ancient fortress on the hill in the city center. Climb here, you can use the cable car. Lovely panoramic view of the old town. Be sure to visit.

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Москва
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beauty! Takes your breath away. Panoramic views. Immersion in the history of the oldest country. I Love This Country.

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Tehran, Iran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Much of the castle is in ruins but there are spectacular views of the city from the battlements. Some of the steps that lead to the top of the walls are steep and narrow and might not be accessible to everyone. Entry to the fortress is free.

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Podgorica, Montenegro
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice city view is actually only good. Fortress itself is nothing spectacular. You can see some old vinery remains on top of the hill with all amphoras etc..

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is located on top of the hill. Needs a lot of climbing. It is a good exercise if your leaving a sedentary lifestyle like me. But when you reached the top it is worth the climb.

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fortress is free to go, you can reach it by either walking from the city center or botanical garden, or take the aerial cable car offering wonderful views over the city. Go to the top of the tower with the cross on it is very dangerous because there are no stairs, you have to climb the rocks. I highly... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was up alongside Mother Georgia, it was great to see the town from up there. There is a church inside the fortress.

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Kuala Lumpur
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The fortress sits on a high ridge over looking the city and is historically significant, but its more disappointing up close as it has been large reconstructed and there's not a lot to see. Still, the views over the city are great, and it's compelling enough of a destination for a short visit. Requires some physical activity.

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's on the hill with a good view over the city, but that's it. For visiting I'd recommend to take a cable car which you'll find near the Bridge of Peace (on the other side of the river).

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dear readers, This is a very nice walk and to have a good view over the city. Especially in the evening when all the lights are on. The city looks than so preety. For this place wear sport shoes and have water with you and a camera. You will need all this - we didn't have so now we know... More 

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