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Castle of the Egg

Via Eldorado, 3, 80132 Naples, Italy
+39 081 795 6180
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Ranked #32 of 226 Attractions in Naples
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Historic Sites
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White City, Oregon
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

My expectations from seeing the outside wasn't very high but I was pleasantly surprised by the inside. Don't expect a museum but the views from each side & from the top are stunning!! Free to get in on that day, thank you San Ginarro!!

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Ghent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

After a nice walk next to the sea you walk up this massive Castle to have nice pictureviews over the bay and the city of Naples and take in some of the seabreeze. Liked it and was for free.

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Providence RI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This castle was great. We were able to go at any point and just walk ourselves through at our own pace and the best part is its free. Once you get to the top you could hang as long as you please and if you prefer like we did to watch the sun set. Isn't a lot to see as... More

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Greenville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

Great place to visit directly on the water. A lot of nice places where to eat and/or drink immediately around it. Highly recommended.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

As a fan of something free, I took a stroll around here early one morning when it had just opened. Such a solid looking building, it seems bigger once inside. Not much to see, but the windows make good frames for the many photos you will take of the views over the bay. I was surprised by the number of... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Certainly worth a visit, just walking up into the castle - free of charge. The view from the top is really nice.

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Lynnwood, Gauteng, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Naples in general is a dump as well as the castle. Interesting art but extremely unhelpful staff and the place is dirty. Not worth €6!

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

There's not much to see here but it's free and the view from the top is spectacular. There is a very good diagram showing all the major sites across the bay. It was a Sunday when we were here and very hot. Lots of people out in boats and swimming in the bay or sunbathing on the rocks. Naples looked... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Across the bay of Naples ,as there isn't a fee it's worth a visit .Very good for photos ,a professional photo shoot was taking place when we were there .As a tourist you should be careful as we did see someone being pick pocketed ! Impressive Castle and you can see evidence of battles of the past the city of... More

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Braga, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

The building has not much to be seen. However the entrance is free and you can enjoy a nice view to the bay and Capri island, and also a good view to the city. You will find many couples having photos there (it seems newlyweds go there for good luck). Since I was staying nearby it was really worth the... More

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