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Castello di Carini

Via Castello, Carini, Sicily, Italy
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Beautiful views day and night

Carini castle and the surrounding medieval town is one of the best preserved in Sicily. The views... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2017
Historical value!

Trip to town Carini better organize in day time, for sure the castle and town itself will look more... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2016
Galina N
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
6 Jan 2017
“Beautiful views day and night”
17 Sep 2016
“Historical value! ”
Via Castello, Carini, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

Carini castle and the surrounding medieval town is one of the best preserved in Sicily. The views are stunning and it is really fun to wander around the castle, which now hosts a puppet museum. There are also lots of cool little bars tucked in...More

Thank GiovanniB
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Trip to town Carini better organize in day time, for sure the castle and town itself will look more friendly. Without guide and group of people castle is very dark, some lamps are not working ( especially if talkin about the murder room) my 5...More

1  Thank Galina N
Reviewed 19 April 2016

We were told from our landlady that this Castello was a must see. We found our way up the hillside to be rewarded by a fabulous view of Capaci, Trevento and Isola delle Feminne. We explored the castle and came across some fabulous antique marinonettes...More

Thank Christine R
Reviewed 22 January 2016

My daughter and I arrived in the early afternoon, just about they time they were closing for a few hours for lunch. Being a little sneaky, we found an open door and sneaked in for a little time to roam around and experience the beauty...More

Thank OhioBeach
Reviewed 11 August 2015

The guide who showed us around was very knowledgeable and friendly. He related the history of the castle and how it evolved. Internal decor is lovely and views are amazing. Worth a visit.

1  Thank skorfy82
Reviewed 24 February 2013

When I review the Google map location of Carini it is miles off the coast. When I was traveling in the area Carini was inland. What am I missing as to it's being on the coast?a

1  Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 6 February 2013

While visiting family in Carini, they took us to Castello di Carini. The kids enjoyed exploring as well as learning the sorted history of the castle.

Thank mia_randazzo
Reviewed 8 August 2012

They are still working on renovations, but this castle, and the story behind it, tell the tale of a city just over the mountains from Palermo, with its own unique and interesting history. Well worth a trip up from the highway.

1  Thank iamnyc
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