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Before closing hours

There's a single well-preserved tower, ramparts open till 7 pm and some museums open only in the... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
maba812812
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Good view of the coastline

As it quite a high spot in the town above the harbour you have a very goo view of the costline... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Fj_Bergstedt
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Varberg, Sweden
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Our cruise came here apparently for the ruins close to the city. We had seen many ruins and decided to go into the city and see the castle. After walking the two streets we were told there was good shopping, we decided to see the...More

Thank JTKnott
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

When checking on the website it stated it was open until 6pm But when we got there by 4pm it was closed. :-((

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

It's worth the easy climb up to see a great view of the walls & sea. You can walk through the ruins and explore.

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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

There's a single well-preserved tower, ramparts open till 7 pm and some museums open only in the morning, when we prefer staying on the beach. Half an hour before closing the alarm was actuated about three times, so I couldn't figure out when it was...More

Thank maba812812
Reviewed 15 May 2017

A must wander thru! The ground were pretty, several feral cats followed us. :) The castle itself is beautiful and seems to be people living in apartments within the wall!

Thank LisaH1086
Reviewed 6 April 2017

As it quite a high spot in the town above the harbour you have a very goo view of the costline line. And Amy 10 years old boy of Amy age like the towers, walls and fortifications.

Thank Fj_Bergstedt
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The castle is next to the Centro Storico or old town. Combine the 2 and you have a good day out. You can walk through the old town down to the Duomo and find plenty of bars for a coffee

1  Thank kevstones
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Massive castle with commanding view of the nearby seaport and the city. Parking in the area wasn't difficult. Like many castles, you only can visit the general outside area. But there is enough to allow your imagination to picture the history of the various battles.

1  Thank Dave B
Reviewed 17 April 2014

I enjoyed the views of the ocean and the city which can be seen from here without any obstacles. Not too much to see of the castello itself though.

1  Thank SilenceNMyHeart
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