Fortress of Ram

Fortress of Ram GPS coordinates


The ancient fortress of Ram is situated on the hill over the Danube river. It is not known exactly when the castle was built. But definitely, it is one of the oldest in the region. First mentioned in the Chronicles dates back to the 12th century, near fortress of Ram Byzantium Empire good broke the Hungarians. After the arrival of the Ottoman Empire in the late 14th century, at the behest of Sultan Bayezid II, the fortress was rebuilt and became one of the first artillery fortifications at that time. The task of it was to protect the border between fortresses of Golubac and Smederevo.

Fortress of Ram Serbia

There is a ferry over Danube river. Ram – Banatska Palanka. Here you can find the timetable and approximate prices.

Fortress of Ram Serbia

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