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a nice quiet place to visit

very reasonable ticket price which helps in preservation. worth the visit. not much to see inside... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
susan155004
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Ottawa, Canada
Castle in the sky

Very interesting piece of local history, and incredibly well-preserved. Also amazing 360° views... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Matt445
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London, United Kingdom
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Largo Roberto Il Guiscardo 2 | Parco Nazionale del Gargano, 71037 Monte Sant'Angelo, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting piece of local history, and incredibly well-preserved. Also amazing 360° views over the sea and hills from the ramparts. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Matt445
Reviewed 6 October 2018

very reasonable ticket price which helps in preservation. worth the visit. not much to see inside but the views make it worthwhile. you can take your time wandering around here without crowds. did walk down some dark tunnels in the castle. okay; not fun for...More

Thank susan155004
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Amazing experience, phenomenal views from the town, history all around. If you are anywhere near Puglia - it's a place that's a must!

Thank Ilya L
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Fab views so super photo opportunity also the drive through the forest was amazing, lovely historic place

Thank Ant_Spain
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Our rental car served us well on this sightseeing trip. It is a steep climb up to Mante Sant'Angelo with many switchbacks. There are rocks walls and terracing all along the way, some of them so precarious, one wonders about the hearty souls who set...More

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The view is just amazing. I would recommend a visit in the evening to see the sun go down. You'll learn about the historic background of the castle going back to the 12th century. Right next door you'll learn about archangel st. Michael and you...More

Thank J4546SUpatrickk
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Not much of a castle, but worth it for the views over the countryside and towards the coast. One or two interesting rooms and some very low ceiling passageways, but not much else.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

The town is well worth a visit. The views are spectacular! As are the winding streets and vistas of the older parts of the town. The castle / fort must be one of the most spectacular in Europe... well worth a visit . The usual...More

Thank AUSTIN l
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We visited this marvelous Norman fortress late in the day, so we saw it at dusk and under lights. It is a wonderful site - and it amazed us how they could build such a structure in this location, given the amount of rock it...More

Thank pico1
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is a large castle, that like many, was built in the 9th century and then extended and rebuilt over the centuries. There are lots of battlements and rooms to visit. Follow the plan they give you to make the most of your visit. Great...More

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