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Castel Roncolo - Schloss Runkelstein

Via Sant Antonio 15 | sentiero Imp. Francesco Giuseppe, 39100 Bolzano, Italy
+39 0471 329808
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Private Half-day Tour: the Historical Center of Bolzano and Roncolo Castle
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Via Sant Antonio 15 | sentiero Imp. Francesco Giuseppe, 39100 Bolzano, Italy
+39 0471 329808
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting place to visit and in addition has a nice resturant with an outside deck for drinks and snacks. It took us over an hour to walk there so suggest you take the bus which is cheap and easy. or drive as there is free...More

Thank riceland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Besides the fact that this castle sits in a stunning location and is intact, the still fairly intact paintings inside are well worth the visit. There are several rooms with all the walls covered and you are allowed to take photos. The walk up to...More

Thank sandiablonde
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The castle, which was built during the 13th century, is located on a rocky outcrop that overlooks Bolzano. It is about a 10 minute drive from the Piazza Walther to a car park below the castle then a steep 10 minute walk up to the...More

Thank westy54
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Nice place, you can go there also with children to have a look at a the Castle which is kept in perfect condition. Those who are hungry or thirsty can also have a nice meal there, but better call before to make sure you get...More

Thank Karin115
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The views from the castle are wonderful and the frescos inside are worth the visit. Do realize that it is castle on top of a hill and there will be a climb involved to get to it. There is a free shuttle from the square...More

Thank BigDaddyAustin
Reviewed 19 August 2017

The castle is very close to the city (by car took us only 5 minutes and I think it is a shuttle bus too). Walking on its walls has a great view of the city. You can also go in the castle's rooms in 2...More

1  Thank Marianthi G
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The Castle is famous for the non religious frescoes on the walls that depict legends like Tristan and Isolde. The Castle was renovated many times. be prepared for a 10 minutes pretty steep hike from the road , so if you have problems hiking is...More

Thank grecognos
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Castle beautifully situated outside of Bolzano - walk, bike or take the the courtesy bus from the city. Rooms are expertly restored and provide a glimpse into the lives of the middle age gentry.

Thank PhileasFoggII
Reviewed 23 June 2017

It was easy to visit the Castel Roncolo. The free shuttle service from Piazza Walther which ran every 10min was a quick and effective way to get to the castle if you didn't fancy walking. The castle itself is not big. The day we went...More

4  Thank chongbrood
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

A amazing castle built on a rock. Was a very interesting castle with paintings that were done so long ago. Well worth the visit

Thank Lisabarrier
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25 April 2016|
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Response from ellejames | Reviewed this property |
here: i copied & pasted info from their site: Shuttle bus From 25.03.2016 until 03.04.2016 and from 15.04.2016 until 01.11.2016 Our free shuttle bus (8-seater) connects the Walthersquare with the castle. Starts approx... More