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Great Walk and Great Views

Really nice walk along the woodland path and up the hill. Free of charge of course. Do be careful... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2018
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The midieval town which hides many legends

Two kilometres east from Sokobanja, on a rock that is above vertical from one side, in the canyon... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2018
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Reviewed July 1, 2014

This great fortress is located 2km east of Sokobanja. Fortress was founded in 6th century, and was destroyed couple of times. You need to be in good physical shape to reach this place. Path to this fortress is going through woods and mountains trails.

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Reviewed April 20, 2018

Really nice walk along the woodland path and up the hill. Free of charge of course. Do be careful of sheer drops in a couple of areas of the fortress.

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Reviewed February 11, 2018

Two kilometres east from Sokobanja, on a rock that is above vertical from one side, in the canyon of the river Moravica built on foundations of a fortress from IV to VII century. It is mentioned in a biographu of a Serbian ruler Stefan Lazarevic....More

1  Thank VilaL14
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Simply go there. It took us 40 minutes to climb. Children must be able to walk on semi hard path. Two parts are a little harder. I recommend to have good non-sliding shoes (No flip-flops!).

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Reviewed April 19, 2017

Soko Grad (to translate literally - Hawk City) lives up to it's name - it's ruins are situated on top of a hill. You cannot go there by car, only by foot. This was our family's first "adventure hike", since the last part of the...More

1  Thank alexandramaximovic
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

The place is perfect for people who like hiking - not full-on wild, but an adventurous climb at times. When you actually reach the fortress (which is not too far away from Lepterija - a bit more than 1km) make sure to climb up and...More

Thank jonsnows
Reviewed May 29, 2016

it's a one hour hike from town along the local river and through lovely woods. Great views over the valley from this roman ancient fort then rebuilt over the centuries.

4  Thank Marco F
Reviewed July 27, 2015

If you want to feel like ana adventures, come and see. It was a great experience for me, good exercize for us and a stunning view fro the top.

1  Thank Jasmina J
Reviewed June 30, 2015

My family (husband, two children of 6 and 13) walked through the wood at the begining of hill on which top is Soko Grad. It is a beautiful walk, and on the half of the way to the top, there is a breathtaking open cave...More

3  Thank Julija1969
Reviewed May 4, 2015

Beautifule untouched nature, lot of woods and oxygen. There is spa with thermal mineral waters. You can find more on http://sokobanjaspa.blogspot.com/

3  Thank Jasmin S
Reviewed November 26, 2014

The old fortress on the top of the hill, with an important historical story. Great place with extraordinary view. Challenging way of climbing up, but worth of every step !!!

2  Thank Ski M
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