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Forte di San Leo

Via Leopardi, 47865 San Leo, Italy
+39 0541 926967
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What a wonderful castle!

This is a "must stop" for the one travelling in the area. It has been perfectly restored, in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Madrid, Spain
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Scenery and history

Excellent place to visit. Beautiful fort on a cliff top with stunning views, just the sort of... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Redruth, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Via Leopardi, 47865 San Leo, Italy
+39 0541 926967
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a "must stop" for the one travelling in the area. It has been perfectly restored, in the meaning that it has been done with elegance, not in a dazzling way. The content it is interesting and goes from the Middle Age (including torture...More

Thank AndyTorre
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent place to visit. Beautiful fort on a cliff top with stunning views, just the sort of Italian scene you think about in your dreams! You can't drive to the fort, you have to park in the village of San Leo 200m below and either...More

Thank mikeccornwall
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

If you like castles and history with a breathaking view then this is the place to go. Entrance comes at a small fee and you have to walk a bit to get up there. Not to miss!

Thank Loren V
Reviewed 29 June 2017

A fascinating military fortress / prison / museum with a chequered history. Not the easiest place to get to but well worth the visit. Tip - at the ticket office, pay the little extra for the touch screen audio guides. Note that they will ask...More

Thank CAB1201
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Nicely conserved castle with the legend around it. You'll get to see rooms with special destinations...

Thank Cristina_Marius
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Was with a tour group from Riccione and before dinner we toured the fortress. I enjoyed the armory display and the torture devices. All the display descriptions were written in Italian so being a English speaker only I was somewhat limited in what I was...More

1  Thank Jeffrey B
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Perhaps because of the fascination with San Marino as the world's oldest republic, this little clifftop village seems overlooked in comparison but it's definitely a don't miss. You can drive right to the very top (dodging the endless cyclists as you go) and park up...More

1  Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This is a beautiful mountain village, with ancient churches, and a stunning monastery on a cliff-top. Unfortunately one would need to be very fit in order to access the monastery, but the village itself is well worth a visit

Thank Elizabeth O
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Nice place to visit for a couple of hours don't forget the views looking over San Marino and other surroundings

1  Thank Mart v
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This is one of two castles (Sn Marino) which you need to visit if you are nearby. Castle located on the hill and you need to park your car in the historic centre of the city and hike to the hill. Ticker is 9EUR. and...More

1  Thank Tural V
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