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Worth a visit for views and Museum.

There are very good views over La Spezia from the battlements of this old fortress. There are... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
thepebblebeach
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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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Recommended for people interested in Roman history and for the views

The castle itself is also nice, but the main thing here is the Roman history. In case you are... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
MikkoS494
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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There are very good views over La Spezia from the battlements of this old fortress. There are stairs to reach Castello di San Georgio or you can take a elevator and then the funicular railway. Once there you can pay to see the Castello but...More

Thank thepebblebeach
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

From town, we took the lift and funicular to the castle, with the aim to get a nice view over town. However, decided to go into the museum also (in our case only 50 cents more or so), which was a great surprise! Of course...More

Thank h_schamhardt
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

There is quite a hike to the top to see this very old castle but once there, the view is quite spectacular. I advise taking the funicular to the top instead.

Thank TippOz
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Staying in LaSpezia for 2 weeks gave us the opportunity to look around at leisure and discover some new experiences. This castle overlooking the harbour is worth the trip either up the steps (lots!) or using the lift and the funicular lift to the steps...More

1  Thank GregJohnOz
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Lovely views to be had over the lovely cityscape, up to the hills and the sea. Small but interesting, there is an option to just enjoy the castle walls if you're not interested in looking around the museum section. There's also a nice walk down...More

2  Thank Jordon O
Reviewed 25 March 2018

We’ve been to a ton of museums and castles in Europe, but we enjoyed this visit very much. We were here on a Sunday and had very little company as we toured at leisure. I could have wished that the descriptions of the many fascinating...More

2  Thank thermwk
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The castle itself is also nice, but the main thing here is the Roman history. In case you are interested in the subject, I would recommend to visit. The visit according to my memory was 5 EUR, so the price should not be an obstacle...More

1  Thank MikkoS494
Reviewed 10 November 2017

There are 48 people who call this castle home. The take care of the grounds, as well as surrounding fields and orchards. It is well worth the time to explore it.

Thank Frances P
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We went up many flights of stairs to reach this attraction then discovered when we got to the top there were two glass elevators to it if we had just walked along another street. Admission is either to just see the views or to see...More

1  Thank maizedaisy
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The walk up is a good way to see more áreas of Granada. At the top you have a great view. But the best view is to climb the steps to the top of the bell tower. Your 2 euros go toward the restoration .

1  Thank SeaTurtleSuz
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Might be too late but at the Cruise port look up and you will see the "castle". We liked La Spezia. Had one of the most enchanting water fountain parks I have ever seen. It is beautiful day or night and a perfect place to... More
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