Situated at the crossroads of several commercial routes, Constanta lies on the western coast of the Black Sea. Recalled by several Byzantine writers under the name of Constantia or Constanta.
Today, Constanta has a superb archaeological museum, while Trajan’s victory monument is at Adamklissi.[ReadMoreMob] Landmarks include the Ovidiu’s Square, Roman Mosaics and the Genoese Lighthouse, which only stands at a height of 16 metres. Dating from the middle of the 19th century, it's octagonal shape makes it popular for it's construction; and it now stands as a enchanting tourist point in the city.
Cruises to Constanta
Departs: Dover • Tue 27 Sep 2022
28 nights • Balmoral • L2222
- Visiting five stunning cities in five different countries, be immersed in the remarkable ancient history, authentic flavours and breathtaking beauty of the Black Sea.
- Step back to the days of Ottoman rule in unmistakable Istanbul; and take the chance to visit wine valleys and tea plantations in Russia and Georgia.
- You can explore Odessa’s labyrinth-like Catacombs, and the Danube Delta – on boat tour from Constanta – too, while you’ll also experience the best of the beautiful Mediterranean.
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