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Nice walk

It's not long walk, 20min, to go from center up to Bohali Castle, and it's a beautiful view. Don't... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Milena L
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Belgrade, Serbia
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Best view over Zakinthos town

You can walk there, as it isn' t far away from the centre of Zakinthos town(less than 1.5 km). It... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
Mihaela R
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's not long walk, 20min, to go from center up to Bohali Castle, and it's a beautiful view. Don't wear high heels the road is not good.

Thank Milena L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Now back open!! We read lots of reviews saying the castle is permanently closed but that's not the case. It's open 8:00-14:00 Tuesday to Saturday. Great place to look round, there are a few signs explaining what things are. Some of the buildings are ruins...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The road is not easy for families with young children. The view is gorgeous! After all the effort I found the castle closed for lack of staff!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovey walk up to the castle but unfortunately it was shut but from previous reviews on TripAdvisor we kind of knew it would be ....walk along a small path below ruins through the trees and boy what a view over to turtle island and the...More

Thank depeche2
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

You can walk there, as it isn' t far away from the centre of Zakinthos town(less than 1.5 km). It is not crowded and there are some benches where you can sit and rest in the park. You will be rewarded with a wonderful view...More

Thank Mihaela R
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Headed off for a walk to the castle from our hotel, however disappointed to find it has been closed since January!

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Reviewed May 21, 2018

Stopped off here on our Island Treasures tour. Fantastic views, well worth photos. Recommend if you like good shots.

1  Thank Geordie112
Reviewed May 14, 2018

We visited in May 2018 to find the castle closed- there's no money to employ staff- shame they can't muster up some volunteers to keep it open. We were still glad of the visit as the views from the few bars and restaurants on Bohali...More

1  Thank maling45
Reviewed May 2, 2018

We wanted to visit the castle but found out that it is permanently closed since January 2018 due to lack of staff. Perhaps good to know before you decide to walk up. On the hill in Bohali village you can still enjoy some nice views...More

2  Thank Linda D
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

We tried to visit the castle mid april only to find a note at the gate saying "it will be closed from january 2018 due lack of staff". I don't know wether this will be temporary or definite. It's worth to drive or walk to...More

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Susan P
January 3, 2018|
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Response from kalimo | Reviewed this property |
We went mid October when things are slowing down, though, Zakynthos it self (as it's the capital) was still busy, only a few places had closed but we did get the bus to some other resorts and they were very quiet, so I'm... More
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September 16, 2016|
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Response from Lisa E | Reviewed this property |
Since we took wrong on the time and days I doubt I am the one who answer the openinh hours. But I'd believe you can take that in, in a smaller bag or something. I took my camerabag in and there were no problems.
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August 8, 2016|
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Response from Geoff H | Reviewed this property |
I think the other answers have this covered but I would echo what they have said. If I were coming from the town then I would probably take a taxi there, or enjoy the lovely walk up through the trees (if you can find the... More
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