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Castel dell'Ovo

Via Eldorado 3 | L'accesso al castello è gratuito. L'orario indicato è quello estivo., 80132, Naples, Italy
+39 081 795 6180
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Via Eldorado 3 | L'accesso al castello è gratuito. L'orario indicato è quello estivo., 80132, Naples, Italy
+39 081 795 6180
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is nice to walk inside of the castle. There are different beautiful scenes of the city from the top floors, get your cameras ready. It closes at 2 pm tho so go early

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing place, very magic! Amazing sight and you can enjoy the sunset and walk around the castle for free entrance. The place is quite and very nice. A top of the city place.

Thank AuryKV
Reviewed 5 days ago

When walking Lungomare sea side area, which is a must, you cannot miss this old fortress dividing the Bay in two parts. The origins of a castle here date back to Greek and Roman times, while the present structure belongs to the Aragonese from 15...More

Thank B1714D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place at the seashore. There is no entrance fee so there are a lot of tourists but it totally worh it. Nice views! I recommend visit this place at the evening.

Thank Veronika H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When in Naples, you must see the ocean view from one of the castles. Castel dell'Ovo was definitely one of the most memorable places in Naples.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to visit yesterday and delighted that we did. Beautiful Castle well worth a visit . My partner uses a walking stick and found it easy to get around

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

free entrance, climbing to the top of castle to get a great view of the city or take a boat to swim. Nice restuarants nearby by as well so nice place to spend the day.

Thank nomaphelo n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely castle with some amazing views across Naples and out to sea. Free to look around but there are also some guided tours available.

Thank Chris15Leeds
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Egg castle is a prominent feature of many pictures of Naples. However, it's good to visit up close too! It's free, with great views, and all the usual fun of climbing up castle towers. There is a a nice cluster of bar and restaurants too.

Thank mabinho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to visit for an hour or so, with excellent views over the Bay of Naples and Mt Vesuvius. It's mostly flat paths going up/down, but there are some steps as well. Don't forget your camera, as you can get some...More

Thank cinlondon
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Response from nikhil b | Reviewed this property |
Renting a boat:the castle itself is surrounded by a jetty with boats for hire. Plus there r 2 yatch clubs right next to it. Here is one name of a club to start ur enquiries;Club Nautico Della Vela, 12 Borgo Marinari, Napoli... More