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Castel Sant'Elmo

Via Tito Angelini 20, 80129, Naples, Italy
+39 081 229 4401
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Saint Elmo's Castle Entry Ticket
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 18:30
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Via Tito Angelini 20, 80129, Naples, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not worth the money, the only thing you get is a beautiful view which is nice but it doesn't meet the expectations of a visit on a Castel.. There is a gallery as well but the English descriptions are all together so you don't know...More

Thank Tuurries
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As when you get here you'll still have a lot of slopes to walk up I suggest you use the funicular to ease the climb. (there is a hidden lift though). Any climbing is well worth the effort as the views from the battlements are...More

Thank Neil-Stanley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is not that difficult to reach, despite being located on a hill. The funicular gets you almost to the top. The view from the high walls is breathtaking. Also, the insides of the castle are impressive. I would recommend this short trip - it...More

Thank Janusz W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Come in the afternoon for the best light on the city, Vesuvius, and the Bay and its islands. Better views than from the Certosa di San Martino.

Thank NWtraveler969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is great fun to take the funicular up to this castle and take in the views - well sign posted and very welcome elevators to the top. Interesting modern art gallery too.

Thank Beatrice H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived by the funicular to avoid the climb. No one else around,bought tickets and went in. We followed a sign for Ascensiore (elevator) which was in a tunnel but seemingly dead. Fortunately there was another in a different tunnel not far away. You can...More

Thank SuttonHamish
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Castel Sant'Elmo, that can be reached by an elevator, offers fantastic views of Naples. The castle itself we didn't find very interesting, but worth a visit if only for the views of Naples in many directions.

Thank Johan17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It costs 5 Euros per person to enter this massive fort overlooking the city of Naples and when you arrive at the top you can walk 360° around the top wall to get a most impressive view of the entire Naples area. There is also...More

1  Thank RennmausHamburg
Reviewed 20 June 2017

must visit fot the view to all directions Use the finocular to go there and leave. Castle itself so so.

Thank Dimitrios N
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The view of Naples is fantastic, but there is nothing more to see in the castle Also, the Furnicolare Cemtrtale is NOT working, and will not be for three weeks, so you will need to use one of the other two

1  Thank Longboat999
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tainley
17 January 2017|
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Response from gigaiugi | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure because it's a no working day in Italy, but I guess so. Opening hours from 8.30am to 7.30 pm but the ticket shop closes at 6.30.
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