Giresun Castle44 Votes
- Address: Kale Mah., 28100 Merkez/Giresun Merkez/Giresun, Turkey
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Family And Kids
The castle is the most important monument in Giresun. It is located on a hill in the heart of the city. You have spectacular views of the sprawling city reflected in the waters of the Black Sea standing on the walls of this castle. This castle is said to have been built in 2nd century BC. The castle also houses the tomb of one of Turkey’s most famous militia leader of the 19th century, Topal Osman Aga. Beneath the sturdy walls of this castle is a museum that explains the long history of this beautiful fortress. In its heyday, the castle was divided into the inner castle and the outer castle. Today, only the central tower and the southern walls survive.
How to Reach Giresun Castle
- You can hire a car/taxi to reach here.
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44% of people who visit Giresun include Giresun Castle in their plan
81.48% of people start their Giresun Castle visit around 09 AM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Giresun Castle
77.27% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Giresun Castle