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Address: Via Salita alla Cesta | +378(0)549 991295, City of San Marino, San Marino

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You are not in Italy

It very weird. You are not in Italy and I felt confused. San Marino is one mounten that's it. nevertheless it very nice

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

It very weird. You are not in Italy and I felt confused. San Marino is one mounten that's it. nevertheless it very nice

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Saint Joseph, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This castle is probably the best single thing to see in San Marino. Fantastic view out over the valley, all the way to the Adriatic, and on a clear day maybe even beyond that. Symbolic of San Marino. The collection of medieval weapons is excellent, from armor, pikes, and halberds to swords and early guns. It is well-labelled and organized.... More 

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København, Danmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

First and second towers are must see attractions in San Marino (3rd can only be ween from outside). This is the second tower. It has a very interesting museum with very fascinating weapons. The details and ornaments on the old muskets/rifles are stunning. We did not really know what to expect of San Marino - but it blew us away... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

What views from the top of this tower, both to the East and West. There is a museum of arms that is very interesting and displays so many weapons form the 15th through 20th centuries. My sons thoroughly enjoyed it.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

You can see this tower from a long ways. Which heightens the sense of anticipation. Then, once you're up there, you're rewarded with gorgeous views and a lasting memory.

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

This is where the 1949 costume drama with Tyrone Power and Orson Welles was filmed. I was here for a two day snow storm in Feb., so everything was true to the original black and white.

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Victoria Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Guaita, Cesta and Montale are the three towers perched alongMonte Titano and have come to symbolise this city. Most people who come to San Marino are day trippers and you need more than a day to do this place justice.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

De La Fratta or Cesta, is number two tower constructed in the 13th century, and located on the highest of Monte Titano's summits. In a distance you can get some nice photos and almost thinking that long time ago it had a different purpose. To remember, San Marino is the world's 193 independent countries, and the the 5th smallest. And for the interested ones,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The best view of Cesta (Second Tower) is from the very top of Guaita (First Tower). Then you climb Cesta to see Guaita and Montale (Third Tower). Montale isn't open to the public. Our family of three climbed both Guaita and Cesta and really enjoyed spending the day outdoors in the fresh air getting some exercise. We didn't spend much... More 

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Normandy, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Even if you are old and tired, the hike towards the tower is very much worth it. The views are amazing, not only of the far away landscapes but of the other towers. The paths, crossed by soldiers for 100's of years make you stop and think.

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Address: Address: Via Salita alla Cesta | +378(0)549 991295, City of San Marino, San Marino
Location: Europe  >  San Marino  >  City of San Marino

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