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Address: Via Tito Angelini 20, 80129 Naples, Italy
Phone Number: 081 22 94 401
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From the top of the castle you get the most fabulous view of Napoli. We got there on foot, it was exhausting but definitely worth going. Walking through narrow Italian street was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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Gdańsk, Polska

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

When I was in Naples this castle was my first destination. I was there with my three other friends. The officer in the ticket office doesn't know any English word and there were no security in the castle. Me and my friends entered a prohibited zone and no one came. Also the elevator in the castle is not properly working.... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The castle is so huge but the only thing you get to see is the rooftop with a fantastic view. The internal areas are not accessible or at least we didnt find a way to get in. The place next to the castle has a similar view for free. BTW the bathrooms are awful.

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Gdańsk, Polska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

From the top of the castle you get the most fabulous view of Napoli. We got there on foot, it was exhausting but definitely worth going. Walking through narrow Italian street was unforgettable experience

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Essex, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I took the Funiculare railway (cost 1 euro) from Toledo to Fuga and then the short walk to the castle. After paying 5 euros at the entrance, you can take a lift to the top of the castle, or walk up the winding path inside the castle to get the real feel of the place. A visit will last up... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

The castle is at the highest point in the city which allows for breath-taking views of the city, the whole region around the castle is much relaxed and laid back. One of the best things I visited while in Naples. You do have to pay to enter.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

After eating pizza, this was one of my favorite things to do in the city of Naples. It is free to go the first Sunday of the month. My husband and I spent about an hour and a half walking around here gazing at the sea and city. Just take the funicular up there. It's nice if you like views.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Not sure if it was worth the money, however I will admit the views were amazing. It is something you should do however just to see what the castle was like. However I wish there was some more guidance about the castle and its history.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Castle located on top of the hill with a spectacular view of the bay of Naples and beyond. It's breathtaking. Don't worry about seeing the castle, there is nothing there. I reccomned taking the little train (furnicolare)up the hill. It is located on a little piazzetta on Via Toledo, only 3 minute walk from piazza plebiscito. Then take the long... More 

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Comox Valley, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

Not sure about the castle itself as we were only given access to the top outdoor top of the castle area. The 360 degree views were outstanding and provided some awesome pictures.

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Naples, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This was by far the most beautiful view of Naples and the bay. If you walk, it is a climb, but so worth it.

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Address: Via Tito Angelini 20, 80129 Naples, Italy
Phone Number: 081 22 94 401
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Naples
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Monday 8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 6:30 pm

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