We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
rainy romantic day...

10 minutes walk from the centre, 8 minutes steep uphill from the hotel i stayed (Lonca Butik... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TaifungShjazzman
,
Vienna, Austria
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
Read all 157 reviews
239
All photos (239)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
2 weeks ago
“rainy romantic day...”
10 Jul 2018
“Wonderful views”
About
Contact
Giresun, Turkey
Website
Improve This Listing
Reviews (157)
Filter reviews
14 results
Traveller rating
7
3
2
2
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
7
3
2
2
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 14 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

10 minutes walk from the centre, 8 minutes steep uphill from the hotel i stayed (Lonca Butik Hotel-very recommendable)... ideal for a windy rainy love evening...-)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TaifungShjazzman
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.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MetrekAlMetrek
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

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: June 2018
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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kueb_kueb
Reviewed 23 June 2017

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

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank saikhasm
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.

Date of experience: May 2016
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

Date of experience: August 2016
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

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank berenice r
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 nearby hotels
Lonca Butik Otel
11 reviews
.44 km away
Giresun Sedef Otel
22 reviews
.51 km away
Aripsas Hotel
17 reviews
1.01 km away
Basar Hotel
11 reviews
1.29 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 173 nearby restaurants
Kale Restaurant
9 reviews
.25 km away
Turhanlar Pide
3 reviews
.43 km away
Pizza Tomato
.43 km away
Camlica Kofte Salonu
.43 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 40 nearby attractions
Millet Bahcesi
15 reviews
.43 km away
Kapu Cami
7 reviews
.37 km away
Haci Miktat Camii
7 reviews
.76 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Giresun Castle staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines