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Just Imagine Life in the Castle!

We have visited Ostrožac Castle several times. We've walked around the fortress, climbed on the... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2019
Karen S
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Solon, Ohio
Nice to look around, but a lot graffiti inside.

The castle garden is nice to walk around, the castle walls are nice to climb and the castle and... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2018
CoisDeZweed
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Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
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Reviewed June 11, 2019

We took a day trip to Bihac from Zadar, we saw Ostrazac was around 10km North of Bihac and so drove there. The castle is on a peak on the side of the incredibly beautiful Una Valley. The castle cost 2Marks each to get in...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 8, 2019

We have visited Ostrožac Castle several times. We've walked around the fortress, climbed on the walls, and used our cellphone flashlights to explore the lower levels. Each time the castle fires my imagination. Yes, it is falling apart, and quite honestly, it would not be...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Karen S
Reviewed December 12, 2018

We were at Plitvice Lakes in Croatia and had a day more to explore the nearby regions. Took a taxi to visit these ruins of the castle. The grounds are well kept but the castle is very badly damaged, which is part of the charm....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018

A short drive north of Bihac, situated with a wonderful view down into the valley you will find this gem. It is definitely worth a visit and like most places in Bosnia not very well maintained from a tourist attraction perspective, but all that adds...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

The castle garden is nice to walk around, the castle walls are nice to climb and the castle and looks great from the outside. This can be a very nice attraction with a but more effort. The building at the end of the premises had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

According to my guidebook, the building originally dates from the Middle Ages, notably the massive defensive tower through which you enter the castle. The defensive ramparts date from the Ottoman period. The decaying buildings are more recent still (c.1900) and owe their origin to the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Although a bit difficult to find due to poor cell service for navigating, it was well worth the trip. The decaying grandeur of the building was beautiful and the setting was fitting. This castle sits high on a hill with the river Una running below...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

This Gothic castle would not be out of place in Transylvania - though there is not Count Dracula in Bosnia. Built by the former mayor of Brcko and Bihac Lothar von Berks and his wife isabella at the end of 19th century, now unfortunately in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 9, 2017

The fortification is impressive,constructed on a hill.It must have given good protection to the defenders.Big walls,turrets.The rooms must have been nice,but the interior is totally devastated.I was told it is an inheritance dispute going on that is why it looks abandoned.What a pity.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

The fort itself is strange, its an amazing building, but the main parts are in disrepair and full of graffitti. We arrived to be chased by a man on a bike who charged us 2 BCM each. When entering the fort, there are lots of...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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