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Molivos Castle

Molyvos, Greece
+30 2253 071803
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A nice walk and great view

A nice and beautiful castle to hang around, with a nice outdoor cafe. Unfortunately the castelcwas... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hoofddorp, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
October Visit

Nice view, too bad the main gate to the inner part of the castle was closed. Maybe we were to late... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Linda L
via mobile
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Molyvos, Greece
+30 2253 071803
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice and beautiful castle to hang around, with a nice outdoor cafe. Unfortunately the castelcwas closed at the time we walked there around

Thank Henktdam
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Nice view, too bad the main gate to the inner part of the castle was closed. Maybe we were to late for the season... Some og is enjoyed refreshments at the restaurant aside as the sun went down. Easy to find the harbour/centre down through...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 1 October 2017

You can't go to Molyvos and not take a trip up to the castle! Yes, the walk up the cobbled streets is a little steep but the roads are actually quaint and the traditional houses are pretty. Once up at the castle, you can't help...More

Thank Iain S
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Lovely Byzantine castle with great views. The climb through the streets of Molyvos is a killer but well worth it when you get there, also a cafe at the top.

Thank andyanglia2014
Reviewed 10 September 2017

As you approach Molivos, the castle looms high up on the hill in all its splendor. The windy uphill road takes you to the top where there is a carpark and viewing areas and a lovely little taverna. The castle itself is in wonderful condition...More

Thank RobandTracyHenderson
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Thank you to everyone that made our stay great! Molyvos Castle are nice, clean and quiet apartments with a great view! So worth visiting, we had a blast! Thanks Dina and family :)

Thank Stephanie K
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely castle to explore giving spectacular views. Better to walk up top through the shopping alleyways in the morning before the heat kicks in.

Thank mina2710
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice castle it is really the gem of molivos. You can enjoy the Amazing view to the sea and see also turkey from it

Thank Noa P
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Nice excursion: the way up wasn't that tiring, and good distractions from all the shops on the way up. 2 euros entrance, which is very cheap. In the castle there are signs with information about the castle. On the castle great views of Molyvos. This...More

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 1 September 2017

If you visit Molyvos you can't miss the castle (the second biggest in Lesvos) It can be a bit of a climb from the towns Main Street but also very beautiful as you wind in and out of the narrow streets. It cost 1 euro...More

Thank Ed P
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