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Fire Tower (Tuztorony)

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Address: Fo ter, Sopron 9400, Hungary
Phone Number: +36 99 311 327
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If you visit Sopron, you will visit the Fire Tower, this is something what is known by everybody. You can climb up on stairs or use the elevator, you will enjoy a nice view from... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you visit Sopron, you will visit the Fire Tower, this is something what is known by everybody. You can climb up on stairs or use the elevator, you will enjoy a nice view from the top.

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Thank Kemeny
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's definitely worth a trip up the fire tower to see the 360 views over the city. It was 1150 ft per person (approx. Half price for students). It's a short climb up the narrow staircases to the viewing platform of the tower (you can't actually get to the very top) and there are a fair amount of pictures with... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Not so far from our hotel during our walk, we found this beautiful tower at a picturesque square with many restaurants and Caffé house.

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Sopron, Hungary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This tower is located in the city centre in the midst of Roman structure. There is a walkway that takes you throughout the area, even through restaurants outdoor cafes. If you are able walk up to the top-there is a million dollar view of the surrounding landscape of house, churches and agricultural plains. Enjoy!

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Thank contentcanadian2016
Tweed Heads, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Fire Tower and surrounding district is full of history form roman and medieval times. Spend at least a day wandering around and enjoying the area.

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

While in Vienna, I decided to visit Sopron. There are convenient trains from Vienna Hauptbanhof that take you to Sopron in just over one hour. Once in Sopron, the old town is in walking distance from the railway station. The Fire Tower and the main square (Fő tér) are the main view of the city. The tower is nice from... More 

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Antigua, Guatemala
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

You can climb up it and get a good view of the surrounds. Great for photography and iit's right near the Goat Church, Storno House and The Trinity Statue. It's a nice place to stop for lunch and just watch the people of Sopron.

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

You can start to visit Sopron Old City at Fire Tower for paying small fee, climbing a lot of narrow stairs - nice view from Fire Tower let You plan Your walk around Old City.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Szép a kilátás csak a kifeszitett reklám zavaró volt a kilátásban. Ez csak időszakos szóval máskor nincs kiegészítve. I liked the landscape but the advertisement bothered me look down on the town. This ad just periodic there.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Sopron's iconic building always worth a visit for best views of a beautiful old town. New museum about local archaeological digs adds interest about local history

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