Dacian fortress of Botfei

Dacian fortress of Botfei
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Alternate name
  • Dacian fortress of Hășmaș
  • "Cetățeaua înaltă" (in Romanian)
Location Cetățeaua înaltă,[1] Botfei, Arad, Romania
Coordinates 46°35′13″N 22°07′31″E / 46.586864°N 22.125190°E / 46.586864; 22.125190Coordinates: 46°35′13″N 22°07′31″E / 46.586864°N 22.125190°E / 46.586864; 22.125190
Altitude 505 m (1,657 ft)
Founded 1st century BC
Abandoned 1st century AD
Site notes
Condition Ruined

It was a Dacian fortified town.[1]


  1. 1 2 Berzovan, Alexandru; Pădurean, Eugen (December 6, 2014). "Fortificaţia dacică de la Boftei - Cetăţeaua Înaltă" (PDF). ArheoVest, Nr. II: In Honorem Gheorghe LAZAROVICI, Interdisciplinaritate în Arheologie. Retrieved August 21, 2015.

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