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Interesting castle with great views

Nice visit, self guided , of the imposing castle overlooking Dolceaqua. Not a huge amount to do and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mountain_Bike_Rider
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Leeds England
Towering castle in incredible Dolceacqua

Unfortunately I was too early to visit the inside of the castle but the walk from the bridge to... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
Ricardo B
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London, United Kingdom
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Via del Castello dei Doria, 18035 Dolceacqua, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

some great little history about the castle, get to watch a video about it, but it gives great views of dolceaqua which is place most people will ever go and get to see, we did it on a tour as part of our cruise but...More

Thank LawsonS8
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice visit, self guided , of the imposing castle overlooking Dolceaqua. Not a huge amount to do and see but enough to maintain interest and great views over Dolceaqua, the bridge and surrounding mountains.

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Reviewed August 19, 2018

The castle is worth the visit, mostly for the view over the city. There is not much to see, just the bare walls (much restored after an earthquake in ≈1880), but because of the size, the high ceilings and the balconies, and a video of...More

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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately I was too early to visit the inside of the castle but the walk from the bridge to the castle through the narrow street is amazing an unique. A maze of uphill alleyways with hundreds of arches. Great views and great walk

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed July 10, 2018

As I was in Dolceacqua, I saw that there was an entrance fee to get into the castle, and I like visiting castles, so I paid it, I can't remember how much since it was two months ago. I walked around the castle, it was...More

Thank Toan N
Reviewed March 17, 2018

There's no doubt a lot of history bound up in this castle. It overlooks Dolceacqua much in the same way that its feudal lord builders did. And there are lots of stories to tell, but you almost get none of that. The cheesey dramatization video...More

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Reviewed March 13, 2018

The small village of Dolceacqua has around 3000 inhabitants - in the summertime considerably more, as it is a popular place to visit. And the landmark here is the castle ruins High up on the hillside. Fantastic in dagtime, and even more at night with...More

Thank Lynge T
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Wow! There so much history in this place! It's a must to visit it if you're in the neighborhoods! Great interactive panel inside to discover all the history of Doria and Grimaldi Families!

Thank Marco_Coppa1976
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

Stunningly beautiful. the castle was very hot so we stuck to the narrow alleys which were breezy, cool and shady. A couple of restaurants next to the church are recommended for light lunch in the shade.

Thank Bill K
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

This is s must if you are near Dolceaqua. It is such a beautiful walk in small narrow streets and the houses are well restored and there are many nice details on the houses. It is a cosy atmosphere and if you want you can...More

1  Thank Pkoch
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BettyBoopWinnipeg
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Taking the Motorway it takes you abot 30 Minutes to reach Dolceaqua, It is very near the French Border, but far away from Savona.
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