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.
Share
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
233
All photos (233)
Full view
{2006_tc_awards_title_ffffe599|s}
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“danube river”(15 reviews)
“great view”(11 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
50°
36°
Nov
38°
27°
Dec
36°
25°
Jan
Contact
Petrovaradin Fortress, Petrovaradin, Novi Sad, Serbia
Website
Reviews (340)
Filter reviews
164 results
Traveler rating
83
58
22
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
83
58
22
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews petrovaradin fortress danube river great view beautiful at night taking photos nice place to go top spot walk around sunny day old town visiting novi sad hand symbol city sailors boats boatman
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 164 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The clock tower is a tower which can be found in the fortress of Novi Sad. It is not something special but the view from there is great!!!

Thank zafiriszafiropoulos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Petrovaradin lies on the Danube, like most fortresses in Serbia, however, this fortress has a unique museum, a huge undiscovered garden where walking around could be an adventure by itself! The clock tower in Petrovaradin has some unique setting of the pointing arrows where the...More

Thank Salameh76
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tower clock is quite common for me as I live here for over a decade now, but foreigners might appreciate the tale why the clock hands are reversed - come here to learn it in person!

Thank BakaStrumpf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re visiting Petrovaradin Fortress, the tower is the first thing you’ll see. It provides great photo ops down river and back to the fortress.

Thank Mauibeth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Special place in the city. Known for the switched clock arms. The short one shows the minute, and the long one shows the hours.

Thank Patrick T
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

While at the fort we had a good look at the clock tower. It was constructed so the boats could tell the time. But they put the hands on the wrong way around so the short hand is counting the minutes. You can go inside...More

Thank PieterS90
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Great to see this clock on the Fortress. Strange to see the bit and little hands reversed. Great historical reason.

Thank Pam D
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Old clocks in Petrovaradin fortress. They are beautiful at night and you can spend your time on benches around with view on the city.

Thank SpejsK
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Clock tower just in fortness Pavlodiniar. The main issue that the small and big sshower are changed the place

Thank finanza1
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Great story about the clock tower and why the time is wrong, wont spoil it for you though!! You can walk right up to it and the views from up there are amazing you can see for miles.

Thank andycarr1971
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Hotel Leopold I
151 reviews
.11 miles away
Putnik
71 reviews
.70 miles away
Hotel Zenit
57 reviews
.73 miles away
Bela Ladja
10 reviews
.77 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3 nearby restaurants
Restoran "SAT"
20 reviews
.01 miles away
Carda Aqua Doria
13 reviews
.09 miles away
alla Lanterna
127 reviews
.57 miles away
Aqua Doria
362 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3 nearby attractions
Petrovaradin Fortress
971 reviews
.45 miles away
Svetozar Miletic Square
166 reviews
.78 miles away
Dunavska Street
353 reviews
.75 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Clock Tower staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines