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This Fort is right next to the Queens Staircase. Definitely a good stop. The vendors here were WAY better than the Straw Market. It was small but i feel like it was worth a stop, especially if you are going to the staircase.
As with many other reviewers, we visited Fort Fincastle after climbing the Queen’s Staircase. The fort is rather small, and appears to be more for show than for actual defense. Once you are there it is worth paying the nominal entrance fee and taking a...More
Decided to check it out since we went to view the queens staircase. Costs 3 dollars plus tax to enter. Not a lot to see. You can walk around the outside for free. Worth the time to see it, but don’t pay to go inside.
We approached Ft. Fincastle after climbing up the adjacent Queen's Staircase (don't miss those!). There were dozens of taxis dropping off people who seemed to have come from docked cruise ships. We were also on a cruise, but skip the taxi . . . just...More
We drove up to see the castle with $3 entrance fee per person but didn’t go inside as we were so hot after walking around it, lots of local vendors there selling straw market gifts. No nice cafe and quite squalid really all around. If...More