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Parque Monte del Castro

Paseo Cedros s/n, 36203 Vigo, Spain
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This park is well worth a visit for the views over Vigo. We walked up Gran via to the horse... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
weekender91
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dublin
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Well worth the climb

Located right near the old centre of Vigo, this park is well worth a visit - and a climb up to the... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Ch00klady
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Western Australia, Australia
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Paseo Cedros s/n, 36203 Vigo, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This park is well worth a visit for the views over Vigo. We walked up Gran via to the horse monument and followed the signs. A walk around the castle ruins with the viewing points follow by a walk around the park then down to...More

Thank weekender91
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Located right near the old centre of Vigo, this park is well worth a visit - and a climb up to the old fort. The views from the top were stunning, and there were hardly any people! We also enjoyed the different areas in the...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

We went here on Wednesday at 11AM. We drove though all of the parking lots and the nearby park streets (for about 15+ minutes) - there were no parking spots at all! It did look like a lovely park, so if you are staying nearby...More

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Mountain in the center of Vigo, near old town, you can get really beautiful views if you get the top of it. Possible go by car.

Thank patriciamb76
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

First stop on a med cruise , approx 15 min walk from the cruise terminal to the start of the walk uphill to the ruins The walk uphill is fairly steep , but there's an alternate but longer route that's easier gradient A third of...More

Thank terry5656
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

A must-see park in Vigo. Awesome views over the entire coastline all along that specific section of the Camino Santiago.

Thank Irfan K
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Cruise stop, first time in Vigo. Maps are all very well but wish they told you about the gradient as we could only make it as far as 'The Anchors'! Still, easy walk back down. The park was okay but monuments sadly had graffiti and...More

Thank Helena K
Reviewed 15 September 2017

City at the top of the town and surrounding the old Castro fort, this is a pleasant walk uphill with great views.

Thank hokona
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The fortress at the top of this small hill in Vigo is the icing on the cake. There are lovely gardens going up and a very nice children´s park, as well as a cafe to stop for some refreshments, but once you get to the...More

Thank NBZouk2010
Reviewed 23 August 2017

A beautiful sight of Vigo from there, unfortunately, the tour with the bus did not let us stay long enough to visit thoroughfully the place...

Thank Tahititraveler007
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Nessis
8 June 2017|
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Response from vsand51 | Reviewed this property |
Probably, but you have to climb in order to get to the park. The park is at the top of a hill.
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Corundum
28 July 2016|
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Response from MisterNev | Reviewed this property |
Monte del Castro is a park centred on the peak of a steep hill - from base to top a good half hour if you are moderately fit. Actually not that scenic either. Vigo seems more of a working city than for non-native day... More
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