Rize Kalesi, Rize

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About Rize Kalesi, Rize

Rize Kalesi, Rize - Address

Address: Kale Mh., 53100 Merkez/Rize Merkez/Rize, Turkey

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Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 08:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

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Even though the Rize Kalesi also known as Rize Castle is partly ruined, still it is one of the important tourist destinations in Rize. Tourists from all over the world visit Rize Kalesi, every year. Dating back to the 13th Century, Rize Castle has a citadel and a lower castle. Spread across the area of 5,200 sq ft, this place is just perfect for photography. Located on a hill to the southwest of Rize, the castle also allows you to enjoy some great panoramic view of the city. Just a walkable distance from the city town centre, visiting this place is a must during your Rize trip.

Rize Kalesi Information

  • From the city centre to the castle, the distance is walkable.
  • If possible, avoid visiting the castle late at night.

How To reach Rize Kalesi by Public Transport

  • Shuttle buses and private taxis. But this can be an expensive affair.

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  • Little left from the castle structure but part of the area is being turned to a cafe which is located at an elevated location. It provides a panoramic beautiful view of the Rize City.

  • Every one have to go to this castle, tasty and cheap with an amazing view

  • Rize Castle is a place where you can admire the most beautiful panorama of the city. Sitting inside, you can sip your tea while enjoying the view.

  • Not to visit as a castle or museum but it's worth the trek for the view accompanied with beverages.

  • Far away from Trabzon. Enjoyable 180 city & sea view

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