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Address: Strada Gruia, Cluj-Napoca 400171, Romania

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Totally recommendable

Totally recommendable. Even tho i think views aint fantastic, I think its one of the best pointviews of the city and if its sunny its pretty nice to go up the hill to enjoy some... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Barcelona, Spain
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Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Totally recommendable. Even tho i think views aint fantastic, I think its one of the best pointviews of the city and if its sunny its pretty nice to go up the hill to enjoy some time, either in the cafe, either in the grass. Enjoyed it.

Thank andrezstar
Ramnicu Valcea, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can't miss it if you're in Cluj. It's close to the city center and by walking up the stairs into this park you can get to a nice panoramic view of the city. There are benches on which you can sit for a while and admire the surroundings, read etc. And if you get hungry, there's a few places... More 

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth a walk especially on a warm sunny day. It offers great views of the city and it is a great location for the sun set.

Thank Alexandra M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

This is a nice walk to do in the winter with the snow. There is great views from the top and nice to look around

Thank Stephen B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016

It's simply the best place to see the city from above. You should go and have a drink (or two) at one of the bars on top of the hill.

Thank cdeaconu
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

Great place for a walk.Nice view, totally worth it. One of my favorite place from Romania. Cluj is full of great places

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Visited on a lovely sunny Sunday in November and was not surprisingly popular with locals enjoying the view and chilling out on the benches and concrete. Popular with all types. Various views of town below. Cluj is not the most picturesque to look down on but some historic buildings make their presence felt alongside the modern skyline so not bad.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016

From Cetatuia Hill you can see the whole city snd especially at night you see all those lights and it's amazing. You have to go and visit it. It's quite a distance to walk but they have benches and restaurants on the way up. It doesn't cost you anything to walk there and you won't regret it. Don't forget your... More 

Thank Cristina C
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Cetatuia Hill is a place where from you can have a spectacular panorama of the downtown of Cluj. Nevertheless, there are also places with local historical importance to be visited. At the end of your ascending, take a tour of the local park, then you could have a cup of coffee or a tasty cake or ice cream at the... More 

Thank 65Michi
Bucharest, Romania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

If you can get past the stray dogs that are all over the place, you get to this nice view of the city. Do not try this after dark!

Thank Alexandra P

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