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Castle of Diosgyor

Address: Var u. 24., Miskolc 3534 , Hungary
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Ranked #3 of 16 Attractions in Miskolc
Type: Castles, Sights & Landmarks
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Collegeville, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

This was our first trip to the castle after being in Miskolc at least 10 times over the years. It was very nice to see the castle under repair, the center courtyard was closed because the crane was making lifts to the center, but there was still plenty to see & do. We will return in '15 and hope to... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

It is possible to feel atmosphere of the Middle Ages.The castle has restored on high level.The guids are professionals and can speak in different languages.It is great panorama from the towers.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

A wonderfully preserved medieval trip back in time- Miskolc holds several treasures that are Priceless. Seeing the castle restored and the activities held on its grounds is a thrill for all. From toddler to grandparent, there are fantastic things to discover within these castle walls. The castle would be an incredible setting for a movie!

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Corby, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
39 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I have first visited the castle in 2010 during a school trip and I can still remember climbing all over the ruins and just enjoying the sight and scenery. I remember I have been told they usually set up a stage and they have bands playing inside the courtyard. Imagine my surprise when i walked through the main gates of... More 

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Corby, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The castle strikes an impressive image from its exterior on the approach, and is preceded by a beautiful, well kept street lined with quaint Panzios and Horse-chestnut trees. We checked out the 'dungeon' type tunnel to the left of the entrance before going into the main castle (and climbing all those steps!) and had a look and a read of... More 

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Miskolc, Hungary
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I had a certain doubt..but the reconstruction was well-done ! A real gem...and a gorgeous Knights Arena has been in construction. I disagree with one of the visitors, there is MUCH to do in the area, Lillafüred is nearby and the Castle Bath will be open again in a couple of months...

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Miskolc, Hungary
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The castle is located in the urban environment, not really the castle what you imagine in your dreams, though it's fine to visit with chilldren, they will surely love it.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

It is definitely a really cool castle but not a must go. The castle is very well maintained and there are numerous recreations of medieval events there, along with a restaurant. Unfortunately it is a bit of a pain to get there from Budapest and there is nothing much to do around the area besides the castle. Still though it... More 

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Miskolc, Hungary
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142 reviews 142 reviews
79 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Currently closed due to reconstruction works. But soon reopened. Rebuilt in the fall of other parts will be ...! There are people who prefer the rebuilt version. We have retained the semi-collapsed state like his. Nearby you can park your car. TOLL the parking lot!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

We decided to give our hire car a rest and instead walked the 4 miles out of town to the castle.A very pleasant walk,although if you preferred,the trams run right there too. Although the Castle is,regretably,more ruin than Castle,there`s still enough of it left to make the trip worthwhile.There are lovely views down the valley from the top. There was... More 

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