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Wonderful views

It was a chilly winter's evening and I was initially sceptical about visiting the castle. Little... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Jamaal J
Muscat, Masqat, Oman
via mobile
Very fresh and interesting.

This place has some historical wall that you can walk along. It’s a bit scary because you’re... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
Polına S
via mobile
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10 Jul 2018
“Wonderful views”
12 Jun 2018
“Very fresh and interesting.”
Giresun, Turkey
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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Positives: Beautiful city and sea views. Praying area mosque. Available tea and snacks cafeterias. Areas of improvement: Location (very difficult to get there). Car parking is limited and charged. Toilets are NOT clean and need maintenance. Very narrow spaces for view photographing.

Thank Metreka1
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Giresun castle is more like a park. We went uphill which is difficult driving on narrow streets with lots of traffic. The road up there cost me almost every nerve I had ;-). Once you get up the mountain, you see a few walls of...More

Thank MeloDo
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

It was a chilly winter's evening and I was initially sceptical about visiting the castle. Little remains of Giresun Castle, just the castle's outer defensive walls and ruins of some structures. But the view is worth the visit. Perched on a hilltop above the city,...More

Thank Jamaal J
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This place has some historical wall that you can walk along. It’s a bit scary because you’re practically touching the clouds, and the path is narrow:) There is a waterfall which is superb, on top of it you can meet many seagulls who almost let...More

Thank Polına S
Reviewed 22 May 2018

When u are in Giresun u should walk to the Castle insteed of driving. It will be hard but so funny when you with someone together:) You can picnic there if u want or eat something (buy) there are small shops where you can buy...More

Thank KKSHINee S
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 Saleh M A
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
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