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Stari Grad, Budva, Budva Municipality, Montenegro
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Located in the most prominent part of the Old Town, the Citadel is a 15th century edifice, which includes the remains of St. Mary's Church, terraced gates, several squares, and a building of the former army barracks.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice view” (23 reviews)
“entrance fee” (19 reviews)
“old town” (101 reviews)
Stari Grad, Budva, Budva Municipality, Montenegro
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There is a small fee but we thought it was well worth the small fee. Great views and well preserved. Nice library too.

Thank montanan_traveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beautiful museum fortress has some awesome photo opportunities from its stone wall. A small entrance fee gets you into the museum, library, gift shop, restaurant, ruins, and along the stone walled fortress. Great beaches are just outside the old Citadel walls within the old...More

Thank wrightj6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exellent food in old fine building. Really big and tasty portions, even too big..... very friendly service.

Thank Harri W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only few minutes to the sea, numerous restaurants and places to make outstanding photos. No 1 place during visiting Budva.

Thank Volodymyr K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The price is 2 € per entry. For this price, you can make a circle by walking through the ramparts of the Old Town. You will have a beautiful view on the inside of the Old Town and the surrounding area, the bay, the sea...More

Thank Gordana P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The price is €2 for entering, which is not much, but there are not much to see or do in the citadel. There are a nice view over the bay, but that is it.

Thank Kristoffer M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is not much to see on this place. Fantastic views from the "roof", a library and a nice cafe. Have a cold drink while you are looking on the ocean.

Thank Sussi M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We paid $2.50 per person to walk around in the public building and see the nice views but it was nice and hopefully the funds help keep the stone building in good shape. You are able to see in most directions to include the seaward...More

Thank Tetragon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

walking around Stari Grad , you will see the citadel and there are lots of places selling souveniers etc

Thank faiza592
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located in old Bodva town, nice view from there and nice pebbled Street to walk around, can take some great photos

Thank mani_kalai
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