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Imposing fortress with excellent views

Dates back to the 1700's and its a good walk around. Spent an hour on my own. Its like large... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mudhit G
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Mumbai, India
Great site to wander around

The castle is opened until 20.00h. We went there at around 18.45 and there were almost no other... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
soepkippetje9
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Pujada del Castell s/n, 17600, Figueres, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dates back to the 1700's and its a good walk around. Spent an hour on my own. Its like large barracks and stables within the fortress. Has outstanding views.

1  Thank Mudhit G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Figueres and I had time to kill before visiting the Dali Museum so I took a walk up the hill to see this Castillo. I like old fortresses and this one is very large. Not much of it is open for viewing....More

Thank Shardsman
Reviewed 10 August 2018

The castle is opened until 20.00h. We went there at around 18.45 and there were almost no other tourists. We were glad we did not go during the day in the blazing heat. We followed the arrows and read the information in the folder. It...More

Thank soepkippetje9
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This site is just stunning to see! My husband and I aren't terrifically excited about forts, but stopped on our way from Cadaques to Barcelona as a way to break up the trip. Getting to the fort, you might be a bit puzzled as your...More

Thank Jenny_in_Palo_Alto
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic views. Large site. Stables area really impressive. Signage from town centre could be improved or would have been 5*

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Completely unexpected the excursion Castillo del Agua was a really nice experience. Landrover ride plus boat ride are two things that everyone should do. It is important to book in advance. I really recommend it.

Thank DaniGrebe
Reviewed 24 July 2018

The Castell is located about a 25-30 minute walk uphill from Figueres' central Rambla, though it is well worth the trek. Entrance is not expensive and includes the audio guide. I would recommend the audio guide, as it provides a wealth of information about the...More

1  Thank andrewpearsoncine
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I popped out of our hotel for a walk. I didn’t “read up” on the fortress beforehand and just followed the map and signs for 20minutes. If i’d read it i’d have known it was an immense fortress from the 1700’s and was a good...More

1  Thank jrapeter
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

When i say i visited i walked up to it and walked around the outside i did not have time to go inside. however if you have a spare two /three hours from what i saw its well recommended. The views from the top are...More

1  Thank Bill S
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I walked up there on a very windy day and it was great exercise, but the building seems totally abandoned and it reminded me of all the pain caused by wars.

1  Thank Ligia J
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I bought them the at the entrance, but wasn't "rush our",
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Hi. Open every day during the summer. 10.30 - 6pm
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