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All reviews stunning views worth a visit building work within the walls fortified city worth the climb steeped in history narrow streets walk around folklore museum couple of hours grain silos free of charge entrance fee visiting gozo citadel visitors
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must when visiting Gozo. We were there as the sun was setting so we had the entire city within the wall to ourselves. Very nice view from the citadel and also within the citadel being lit up. It’s very small but absolutely gorgeous. Enjoyed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jun_Cruz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous 360 views of Gozo. Its an easy 15 minute walk around the high citadel walls. Walk slow, breath in the views, walk slow and make it 30 minutes, and just enjoy. There's also a restaurant where you can enjoy snacks, ice cream and have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KinaLinaBina
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in the heart of Victoria. It is the must place to visit while visiting Gozo. It is a beautiful historic site, be ready to walk and climb a lot if you wish to enjoy the breathtaking view from the bastion walls. Despite the hard...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank embracetheworldsite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gozo is gorgeous, but by far the best part was the Citadel. It's beautiful and large and fun to walk through. We didn't make it into the church, but absolutely enjoyed our stay there. Every angle was beautiful.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TalTalK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great site to visit though make sure you have comfortable walking shoes. Nice historic site and a must see!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tiberiust
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a definite must-see venue if you are in Gozo. Steeped with history dating back 5000 years, this is the place to spend a few hours delving into Gozo's amazing and long history. The Citadel is small making it possible to walk around (child...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MarilouCiantar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Need to be fit as the building goes up and up staff are sullen and not helpful the history is interesting but all the wheelchairs access were closed

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 647marianu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth the effort to get there, you won't be disappointed with this visit, get the bus from Gozo ferry terminal.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank iwasyoungonce
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to skip the visitors centre which is paid admission. We entered directly through the big gate and seen imoressive stairs to the cathedtal church. The place in front is sorounded by stone built houses. Really nice. The cathedral can be visited only when...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 382michalg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are a variety of activities you can do up here. Apart from rich history and excellent viewpoints, there are cafe, shop, gallery, museum and so on.

Date of experience: December 2018
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danielm322018
14 September 2018|
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Response from KTGP | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can walk around the citadel at night, in fact it is a lovely time to see it, as there are no tourists around. The lights of various towns can be seen on Gozo which is also great to see. We wandered up there after... More
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Sue282
6 August 2017|
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Response from thesimpsonsatludlow | Reviewed this property |
There's a small car park at the top of the hill next to the wall, very close to the entrance. We paid around 2€ for as long as we wanted.
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Mary W
24 May 2017|
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Response from Bob P | Reviewed this property |
Reference should be ok but check with the agent. He should have given you a phone number. Or ask your hotel to check.
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