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nice place on top of the hill

Nice place to visit. There isn't much to do, but the small streets with steps and old buildings are... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
Antoinette R
,
Zaandam, The Netherlands
castle of the bishop

Well preserved castle of a bishop, overlooking the hill town of castellabate and the bay. Mainly... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2015
delagioventu
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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28 Oct 2018
“Interesting place to visit”
7 Apr 2018
“Typical southern Italy”
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

It is very interesting to visit 800 years old well preserved castle. It is open late in the evening, ticket is cheap. From castle entrance there is amazing sea-view, specially at sunset.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Rather charming and seemingly typical of every part of southern Italy we visited. Not a great deal to see inside but for a euro, that's fair.

1  Thank bobd586
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Castellabate is a small village at South Italy. A quiet nice place with a great view and the original Southern italian style.

Thank Theodoros T
Reviewed 12 November 2016

When Gioacchino Murat came to Castellabate in November 1811 he said: Qui non si muori which translates to Here you do not die. He died soon after which is ironic. Before you see Castellabate and the castle, please see the film Benenuti al Sud. It...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2016

Nice place to visit. There isn't much to do, but the small streets with steps and old buildings are great to walk through. If you're in this area you should visit this nice small town.

Thank Antoinette R
Reviewed 27 May 2016

It's important to check opening times and days. We walked around the village waiting for opening time only to realise it wasn't open that day at all. However the village itself is well worth a visit just for the views and cobbled streets. There are...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2015

Fantastic views from a beautiful setting. Windy roads to get up to top. A car is required or local bus. Wonderful for a wonderful around cobbled streets.

Thank Luella D
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Well preserved castle of a bishop, overlooking the hill town of castellabate and the bay. Mainly interesting for views, nothing much exhibited inside. Interesting underground tunnel, exciting for kids.

Thank delagioventu
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Very interesting we were there on a beautiful day the views were excellent. Went up by coach & some of us walked back down at 74 no problem if you have the right shoes. But it is steep.

Thank dorridgemike
Reviewed 22 August 2014

A short drive up off the main road (we were staying in nearby San Marco - Casa Liberti - Lovely!) and then just wander, up steps and around bends, through narrow medieval cobbled passageways to the very top of the hill and just stop and...More

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