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Ptuj Castle (Ptujski Grad)

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Na gradu 1, Ptuj 2250, Slovenia
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All reviews musical instruments great view carnival masks worth the climb oldest town interesting displays roman times surrounding area walk up worth the trip second floor gift shop well worth the visit enjoyed our visit great collection nice staff free of charge
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ptuj is a very pleasant town , like all Slovenian towns seems to be very clean, little litter, little graffitti. There are plenty of bars and restaurants. The town itself is not full of to-die-for sights but there are nonetheless some very pleasant siggts and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Trevor N
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Ptuj castle is a town crown. Climbing up to the hill means a short walk from the city in good shoes. No high heels at all. You can stop at the terrace with view or buy tickets for the museum. First part with different kurenti...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Miha P
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

It is quite a hike to get up the hill to the castle but you have a choice of stairs or step-free access. Still, the cobbles are quite a work. Views of the town and the valley are lovely. There is also a nicely stocked...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank miri i
Reviewed September 27, 2018

Ptuj castle sits high above the city, and as well as being a very-well preserved structure also provides great views over the city and river. Conversely, you can get great views of the castle by crossing the Drava and following the path along its banks,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful castle, nice collections, good traditional gibanica and nice staff, all that with an amazing view.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mirna K
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

A climb up the hill on tricky cobbles so do wear sensible shoes. The views are spectacular so worth the climb. Maximum €6 to get in, although you can just go and sit in the courtyard and have a coffee or beer. It is set...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our tour of the castle as it is very informative with plenty of explanations in English as well, and an interesting history. You get immersed in the old time and imagine what was life back then through the collections of tapestries, furniture, arms...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Consu18
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Stunning views from the top of the hill and from the balkonies of the castle. The castle showcases part of the history that this region has to offer, the pagan traditions of the Slavic tribes, the Roman era, the Habsburg feodals and this all in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Janonderweg
Reviewed August 8, 2018

OK, I’ll admit it. We came here largely because I wanted to say I had been to a place called “Ptooey,” But the area is very pretty and the town center is extremely charming. We stopped by the castle to enjoy the views. Incidentally, the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank ElaineAndGreg
Reviewed July 26, 2018

We have seen many castles throughout Europe and enjoy seeing period appropriate furnishings, paintings and artifacts and them. Ptuj Castle was a good example of leaving the structure as original as possible while displaying its rich contents in a meaningful way. The number of original...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Petru V
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The entry fee to see the castle inside is 5 euro. You can just park your car and check the lovely castle and view for FREE
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