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Borgo Castell'Arquato

Castell'Arquato, Italy
+39 0523 803215
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morning visit

Another beautiful castle and town on a hill. The walk up is quite steep but well worth the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sidcup, United Kingdom
Not much of a castle, but a great cisit

I guess since this was my first castle in Europe I expected expected more, but it was nice. You... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Kevin S
Huntersville, United States
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4 weeks ago
“morning visit”
8 Apr 2017
“Not much of a castle, but a great cisit”
Castell'Arquato, Italy
+39 0523 803215
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another beautiful castle and town on a hill. The walk up is quite steep but well worth the climb.Parking is free and there are many bars and restaurants in the complex.One of my favorite places.

Thank pietro90
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I guess since this was my first castle in Europe I expected expected more, but it was nice. You cannot go up into the tower, which was rebuilt and is not the original. There are some great shops there with hand made necklaces and other...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Castell'Arquato is a very picturesque medieval burg on the foothills of the Appennines, well worth a visit if you are staying in Milan, Piacenza or Parma. I'd say that it's good for family trips, kids love castles and there are a good many places for...More

Thank jonnymills
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Castell'Arquato is a wonderful and well maintained old village located in the Po valley at the foot of the Appennini mountains near Piacenza. It is good for a day visit, not far from Milano. Very good and typical restaurants are in this location.

1  Thank miguel s
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

A magnificent historical village which we enjoyed visiting during a Medieval weekend event. There were Market stalls leading from the Castle down the cobblestone streets to the centre. Lots of handmade crafts for sale. There were musicians and jesters. The little shops and friendly locals...More

1  Thank OldBear
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Castell'Arquato is a beautifully preserved medieval town, complete with castle, church and civic buildings. It's an ideal place to wander and admire, and to do so safely as traffic is mostly banned from the town and confined to the outskirts. There are several good restaurants,...More

1  Thank Samuel007
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Very special and unique. Would love to have stayed some nights on the property of Castell Arquato as it is a relatively large area with small and cozy hotels. We were there 6 of july and there was hardly anyone there. Lovely!

Thank Alenka C
Reviewed 21 March 2016

wonderful medieval village, perfectly preserved. Have to see it! Unfortunately there are some architectural barriers...

Thank Stefano A
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Nothing grand about the castle , but it's truly old and with a lot of detail Some castle costs 5 euro as entrance , globparello castle costs 15 euro to get in , and it's 23 castles in this area... I have asked them if...More

Thank Carey C
Reviewed 30 May 2015

If you have the opportunity to be around, tale a day to visit this place. You will be enchanted. Medieval small village, well kept, many interesting original places to visit and to remember. Beautiful and friendly people, good food at honest prices (excellent wine). Far...More

Thank Fiorella L
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