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Address: Cesme, Turkey

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Great walk on castle walls

An impressive castle with loads of history, great views over surrounding landscape and town. Exhibition of old coins and other old items inside the castle. Entrance 8 lirs for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
Tea H
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County Dublin, Ireland
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County Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

An impressive castle with loads of history, great views over surrounding landscape and town. Exhibition of old coins and other old items inside the castle. Entrance 8 lirs for grown-ups, small kids go free. Turtles living on the grassy middle area walking between artefacts were great excitement for kids.

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Van Anda
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This is a main feature of the heart of Cesme, you can't miss it. One of our group went inside, the others went for a walk around the outside. Both required steep up hill slopes and stairs. Views are worth it either in or out- just a different perspective.

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Malatya, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Its a very nice castle with interesting history. if you are staying in cesme its definitely worth checking out. Also the views of the city and the ocean from a top the castle are fantastic

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Cologne, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

When visiting Cesme it is a must to see the Castle. Right at the harbor seaside it offers terrific views and insights into the Romain times.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Cesme Castle, overlooking the town and marina, is certainly worth a visit. Great views and renovation of a 500 year Ottoman gem. The two museums are well done and have interesting artifacts. To access the castle views and ramparts require lots of stairs and climbing.

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Kingston upon Hull, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Great castle, excellent renovation, museum.very interesting, stayed and explored for hours.great views.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Definetly worth of 8Tl fee. Great castle, great view.There's also a little museum with some showpieces of Ottoman-Russian war.

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The castle is situated on the marina which is lovely, with lots of interesting shop's, bar's & restaurants, The castle is well preserved with spectacular views. The castle & museum are interesting with lots of artefacts. price was around £7/8 pp. If you have difficulty in walking or climbing then this isn't for you as there is lots & lots... More 

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

i like the amazing views from castle alot to see but there was alot of steps. The museum was amazing to different artifacts. Does charge to get in but it is worth it when you get to the top and see those beautiful views

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Only visit if you are fit and time your visit for either early in the morning or late afternoon as there are a lot of stairs to climb and no shade. Well worth the climb for the amazing view from the top.

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