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Castello dei Vicari

Via del Castello, 1, Lari, Italy
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Ranked #2 of 6 attractions in Lari
Type: Castles
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We took a winding back road with magnificent views of the surrounding countryside to Lari with the purpose of visiting the castle. We were not disappointed. On a quiet, cold day the tour was perfect. The audio guide was at times a little too detailed, but we were given a good explanation of the use of the castle - especially... More

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

If you want to understand Tuscany visit the Castle of Lari! It's a superb construction recently well renewed with a 360° view over Toscany, the Arno valley, from Pisa to San Miniato, from the Sanctuary of Madonna di Montinero to Volterra (in same days you can see even Corsica, the sister nation of Toscany!). In the rooms frescos, Etruscan archaeological... More

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Pasadena, California
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44 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

Was directed to this town after a visit to Volterra. When arriving found the town a normal rural village with a castle in the middle on the top of the hill. While touring the castel which has a small museum in it I walked into the filming of a period movie only to have 'BASTA' yelled at me for I... More

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Houston
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25 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

We didn't have time to take the inside tour but the views from the ramparts were great. They have a real dungeon too......great place to leave those pesky kids :)

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