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Kalemegdan, Belgrade

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Must see · Historic Site · Tourist Spot
Get a sense of the great Western, Eastern, and Slavic civilizations at Kalemegdan, a commanding complex overlooking two rivers, the city, forests, and small islands. Dating back to the 2nd century CE, the site has served as a town, a military fortification, and today as one of the favorite spots for leisure and recreation. Other than castles, landscaped gardens, and ancient infrastructure, the fortress also hosts the Belgrade Zoo, several museums, and countless photography opportunities. Numerous agencies offer guided tours that can help you learn all about the site and even visit a portion of its mysterious underground catacombs. After sightseeing, grab a snack from a street stall and relax among the park's fountains and lush greenery. Arrange your visit to Kalemegdan and discover more family-friendly attractions in Belgrade using our Belgrade trip planner.
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  • Its a great way to pass your time while in Belgrade. The fortress is quite big and there are some good places to take photos from. Outside from the fortress there is a war museum as well which was...  more »
  • Only walls, some gates and a few other structures are left. Still, worth a look. What does exist is in good condition. First it was a Roman fort, and has been built upon, and bombed, ever since.  more »
  • The fortress is one of touristic location in Belgrade . Every visitor should see it and walk inside it. It has so many exciting views and lot of secrets to discover. A touristic tour named " Belgrade under ground" is really nice way to discover some parts of the hidden fortress.
  • a very nice place to walk your dogs! holiday decorations are very shinny and cute! i recommend walking around the park to all tourists! and the old castle is really cool and worth exploring around it's ruins

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