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Nice castle and view - if you like a good walk

The ruins of the castle are charming even if it looks a bit abandoned - but that also adds to the... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2014
wouterg2
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Brussels, Belgium
via mobile
Nice mountain walk

The castle itself is often locked outside the peak season. The walk up to the castle (ca 70 mins... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
trooper92
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St. Gallen
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5 weeks ago
“Nice mountain walk”
13 Sep 2016
“Pick the right way up!”
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Reviewed September 1, 2014

The ruins of the castle are charming even if it looks a bit abandoned - but that also adds to the charm. We could visit the inside of the castle. As nice as the castle, is the view over the area, including the sea. The...More

2  Thank wouterg2
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

There are two ways to reach the Castello - one from the cemeterio car park in Stilo (the right one) and another that starts through an archway into woodland near the Cattolica (the wrong one!). The second starts off OK as it zigzags through the...More

2  Thank Barry R
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The castle itself is often locked outside the peak season. The walk up to the castle (ca 70 mins) is nice and safe - if you take the new path that starts at the cemetery. Wonderful views from up there. Most of the site is...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2016

There are two ways to reach the Castello - one from the cemeterio car park in Stilo (the right one) and another that starts through an archway into woodland near the Cattolica (the wrong one!). The second starts off OK as it zigzags through the...More

2  Thank Barry R
Reviewed September 1, 2014

The ruins of the castle are charming even if it looks a bit abandoned - but that also adds to the charm. We could visit the inside of the castle. As nice as the castle, is the view over the area, including the sea. The...More

2  Thank wouterg2
Reviewed June 10, 2014

It takes about 30-40 minutes to get to the castle . It's possible to arrive just by walk starting from the Cattolica. There are the ruins of this Norman ancient castle of the XI century and a wonderful view of the valley from the top...More

1  Thank Lurenso
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