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Piazzale Castel San Pietro

Piazzale Castel San Pietro, 37129, Verona, Italy
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Piazzale Castel San Pietro, 37129, Verona, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We got the funicular up to the Castle for 2 euros each. We were in the first funicular of the day. We took some photos of the views and had a look at the outside of the castle. There is clearly a lot of work...More

Thank frenchi700
Reviewed 6 days ago

It is very nice going up to the castle and its cheap to go on the fernicular (€2), but it is a real shame that you can't go inside the old castle. You do get a stunning view from up there though

Thank nattyemily4
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is worth a trip! You can either walk the slightly steep stairs up. or take the transport that costs €1 per person. We walked and it was not to bad. Coming up to the top was incredible. The view from the top is great....More

Thank GrimTrim
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone sends younthere but other than agreat city view, there's nothing, there' no access to the Castle, it is permanently closed

Thank SweetAvenger
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is worth every step to take a brisk walk up the hill and take in the panoramic views of the city and the surrounding hills. Because of the steeples and bridges across the Adige river, it's very easy to make out the landmarks to...More

Thank liv2luv
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you get up top to Castel San Pietro (Saint Peter's Castle) it is not that straight forward to find the walk around the old city walls, but worth taking that route down. Walk down around to behind the castle and start walking down the...More

1  Thank Ankalima
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hi we sat down & was approached by a waiter who asked first have you made a reservation , i replied no but do you have a table for four , no we dont! although there is an area where you can have a drink...More

Thank william a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Piazzale Castel San Pietro sits at the top of a long, steep stairway with sweeping views over the entire city of Verona. My wife and I elected to skip the climb up and take a cab to the top in the early evening. The...More

Thank LightFighter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The right place for a nice view from the hills. Waiting for the new opening of the fortress (under renovations since 40 years). A new lift will bring the lazy ppl on the top avoiding the stairs. The perfect place for some pictures and a...More

Thank Dave1864
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just go! Get a Beer on the bar on the way down! Ther eis a water tap at the top and great view of the river below.

Thank Craicup
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22 February 2016|
Response from Ralph B |
It is 300 metres and about 7 minutes to walk. I didn't count the steps though :-)