Costs 4 leva to get in and it's worth every penny. It's got 223 stairs but it won't cause much of a strain. You get to see the beautiful mountains and the castle, there isn't much of a history boards in English but it's still...More
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Great place to see the surrounding area from and learn about the local history. The church has some partial fresco's.
We drove from Plovdiv to this, we loved the mountains and the history. No tourist hordes, fabulous! The view was amazing. Bulgaria is stunning.
Beautiful spot, with an amazing view however it is a bit difficult to visit without a car so its not for every traveler.
Located near Plovdiv,in Asenovgrad, the fortress is a must. It's a beautiful place. We stopped there on our way to the Bachkovo Monastery. You can park uphill, near the fortress. The parking costs 1,5 lv. You should definitely have a comfortable pair of shoes.
Easily accessible with car or by foot. We went there with car. A beautiful place with great history. Next time we will go by foot from the City. It is a few kilometres walk but through a nice path and the view from the top...More
An interesting place to visit if a bit scary. You can go up to a very high point in truth, I held on for dear life to the flagpole as I'm scared of heights but the view is absolutely the amazing, as were so many...More
Beautiful sight from the road, the fortress makes a good activity before or after visiting Bachkovo monastery. The fortress is actually in ruins and only a church remains fully standing. However the view from the ruins is impressive. The parking costs 1,5lv, which you pay...More