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All reviews entrance fee few hours cruise excursion the river san felipe beautiful park small fort swimming area spanish fort nice stroll cool place lake izabal boat ride small fee grounds guatemala dulce
So glad we got up early and made the trip. We were the first ones in the fort a little after it opened and had the place to ourselves. Nice entry folks. Be careful of your head and slippery floors. Great views and foto ops....More
A great visit for a few hours to explore a little part of Guatemala's interesting past with Spain. Worth your time to take a look around, enjoy the English guided tour (as well as the beautiful views) and take a walk around the beautiful park....More
The Castillo is a beautiful place, situated where the Rio Dulce and Lago Izabal come together, so you have river views on one side and lake views on the other. The fort itself has been well-cared for and features original cannons. The grounds have been...More
This is a lovely little fortress that offers great views and the possibility of getting there directly by the river. Either by boat or kayak. It has places great for a pick nick and offers awesome sunset views!
Well maintained fort on banks of lake. We got here by coach from Santos Tomas de Castilla. Tour guide was very informative. Eye opener was the wide spread poverty all along the 80km journey. Boat ride from Rio Dulce to fort was great. Contrast to...More
So the castle is great and very much worth visiting. Do not book it as a tour. You can show up by kayak and do not have to pay the agency way too much for the service of pointing you towards the castle.