We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Histria

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Review Highlights
A must if you visit Dobrogea

I had a nice surprise visiting this site. It is well preserved and there is also a museum to... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2019
wondereyes
,
Bucharest
Amazing ruins

Before entering the archaeological park, the visitor stopping at the site of Histria citadel we’ll... read more

Reviewed April 18, 2019
Viorel_25
,
Sibiu, Romania
Read all 70 reviews
All photos (110)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good53%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“oldest city”(2 reviews)
“small museum”(2 reviews)
“ruins”(16 reviews)
About
The remains of this Greek city date back to 657 B.C.
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
Istria, Romania
Website
Improve This Listing
Reviews (70)
Filter reviews
48 results
Traveler rating
12
26
9
0
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
12
26
9
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews oldest city small museum ruins stone snakes citadel remains
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 48 reviews
Reviewed May 3, 2019

I had a nice surprise visiting this site. It is well preserved and there is also a museum to discover the living in the ancient times. From the museum you walk trough the archeological site were can be seen the surroding walls and the town...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wondereyes
Reviewed April 18, 2019

Before entering the archaeological park, the visitor stopping at the site of Histria citadel we’ll see the museum where the most important findings of the fortress and its surroundings are kept. The collection is made up of ceramic and stone vases, household and personal use...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Viorel_25
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing if you love history and you are interested to see the remains of the oldest city in Romania. It is a must !

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank aczela
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

First let me say this was my first trip to this area. I had absolutely no idea there were so many Greek and Roman ruins in this part of Romania. The digging and discovery is ongoing. There is a small museum dedicated to this historical...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Girlmikey
Reviewed June 1, 2018

This is a fairly elaborate site, with a good distance of wandering to be done. Its variety of inhabitants over time makes it particularly neat. We had a quick meal at the little restaurant on the site and headed to the ruins. A couple of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jayatche
Reviewed October 29, 2017

Nice place for a longer visit as the site is massive with a lot of interesting places to see. There are limited informative posters from time to time to read up on the things you see. There is also a museum on site that we...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank herutza2016
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Ruins of a small Greek / Roman city by the sea. You can see the whole site, mostly consisting of building foundations and parts of the old city wall, in less than an hour. Compared to a excavated city in Greece or Rome, this site...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank CircleTheWorld
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Only reachable by car, open summer 9 am-8 pm, winter 9 am-5 pm, close Mon and Tues. Ticket for the site 20 ron and another 20 ron if you want to visit the museum. Ok ruins but not exactly spectacular if you've been to Greece....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Al-Pac-Man
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Nice ruins, nice surroundings, you can visit in the same day 3 sites, Enisala, Argamum and Histria. Histria is older then the Greek Acropole

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Vlad Tudor I
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

A very interesting site to visit. I was impressed! Take the tour guide to learn as much as possible about 2700 years of history. Too bad that local authorities didn't see the potential of the site and invest more (the stars are for them, not...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank s0rinj
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Nautic Sport & Luxury Club
43 reviews
17.76 miles away
Smarald Sea Mamaia Nord
4 reviews
19.13 miles away
Marina Regia Residence
136 reviews
20.28 miles away
Hotel La Scoica Land
52 reviews
20.56 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
Cherhana Bosoanca
8 reviews
8.38 miles away
Unbar
5 reviews
14.12 miles away
Pagaia
15 reviews
19.19 miles away
Cherhana Moessia
23 reviews
8.72 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
Geamia Ali-Gazi Pasa
10 reviews
22.24 miles away
Enisala Medieval Fortress
90 reviews
22.43 miles away
Shut Up Beach
19 reviews
21.62 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Histria staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines