Download free Kilometri.bg mobile app for Android

Lyutitsa Fortress

Lyutitsa Fortress

Lyutitsa Fortress is among the best preserved medieval fortresses in Bulgaria. It was built on the Rodopi peak "Gradishteto". It is located 6 km away from Ivaylovgrad. It is also known by the names "The Marble City" and "The Citadel of Kaloyan". It was destroyed many times. It was built in the 12th-13th century. The path to the fortress from Ivaylovgrad is about 9 km. The road to the fortress is dirt. You can travel by car in the beginning, but 2 km before the fortress it is better to continue on foot.

Text: Nedyalko Mihalev | Photos: Nedyalko Mihalev | Location: N: 41.502518, E: 26.062832
Open in Google Maps

Other sights nearby

Distance: ~ 2km.
N: 41.510418 | E: 26.080639
Distance: ~ 4km.
N: 41.499146 | E: 26.106491
Distance: ~ 20km.
N: 41.660332 | E: 25.939667
Distance: ~ 23km.
N: 41.654583 | E: 25.873426
Distance: ~ 23km.
N: 41.654266 | E: 25.871609
Distance: ~ 24km.
N: 41.716175 | E: 26.028629
Distance: ~ 26km.
N: 41.735188 | E: 26.101782
Distance: ~ 26km.
N: 41.737076 | E: 26.083105
Distance: ~ 27km.
N: 41.730274 | E: 25.962831
Distance: ~ 31km.
N: 41.617420 | E: 25.722340
Distance: ~ 32km.
N: 41.768806 | E: 26.193611
Distance: ~ 35km.
N: 41.558220 | E: 25.644957
Distance: ~ 36km.
N: 41.563618 | E: 25.640320
Distance: ~ 36km.
N: 41.564384 | E: 25.639315
Distance: ~ 37km.
N: 41.614948 | E: 25.644793
Distance: ~ 43km.
N: 41.543514 | E: 25.548615
Distance: ~ 43km.
N: 41.541710 | E: 25.545450
Distance: ~ 46km.
N: 41.537872 | E: 25.516090
Distance: ~ 46km.
N: 41.573811 | E: 25.519676
Distance: ~ 46km.
N: 41.459629 | E: 25.512033
Distance: ~ 46km.
N: 41.455948 | E: 25.511599
Distance: ~ 46km.
N: 41.463596 | E: 25.508724
Distance: ~ 46km.
N: 41.452652 | E: 25.509525
Distance: ~ 49km.
N: 41.850101 | E: 26.424999
Distance: ~ 50km.
N: 41.931583 | E: 25.901682
Distance: ~ 50km.
N: 41.931583 | E: 25.901682
Distance: ~ 50km.
N: 41.932034 | E: 25.899813
Every hundred feet the world changes! Roberto Bolaño