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Address: Salerno, Italy
Phone Number: 0892964015
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Castle ruins date back to the Goth and Byzantine periods.

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The castel is impressive, all made out of stones and the size of their tower and walls is incredible. Once at the top, you can see the beauty and complexity of Neapels and of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2016
JuanjoTV
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Vienna, Austria
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Claremorris, Ireland
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the castle last week . The views over Salerno are stunning, breath-taking .There was a concert there that evening so we didn`t get inside the castle , but it was worth going up the hill to see the views below. Memorable .

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

The castel is impressive, all made out of stones and the size of their tower and walls is incredible. Once at the top, you can see the beauty and complexity of Neapels and of course a nice shot of the Vesuvio.

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Took the number 19 bus from Salerno out to the castle - direction " Croce". Buy return ticket at the tabachi beforehan and validate on the bus automatic machine. Wear flat shoes as quite a walk up to castle entrance proper from bus stop. Interesting ruins with fabulous panoramic views of the Amalfi coast . Worth the trip just for... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

We drove to The castle by our rental car and GPS navigator (A MUST). once we parked our car we walked some 100 uphill to reach to the entrance to the castle. there was an elevator to assist those who could not climb the stares. I must say it was not a short climbing ..... once we enter the castle... More 

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Milan, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

If you are using public transport you need to take bus number 19 and remember to get a RETURN bus ticket as there is no where to buy one when you are in the castle. It takes about 15 minutes from Salerno by bus to reach the castle and it is a very easy ride. Remember to check the time... More 

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Salerno, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

In Salerno there is this castle from Medio eve, it was built before 1000 d.C. Inside there are bar and restaurant. it isn't easy to go by public transport, but from there you may have a wonderful view of the Salerno Gulf.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

The view of Salerno from the top platform of the Castello is absolutely breathtaking. You can catch a local bus no. 19 to the Castello but be aware that to come back down might be a problem as the bus doesn't run frequently. After waiting around for nearly 1 hour, we decided to walk back down. It took 45mns to... More 

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Tarragona, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

The castle from Salerno looks great, and the landscape of Salerno is beyond beautiful from the the castle. Otherwise the castle itself is so so

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Thank Wael K
Sorrento, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

It is the right place to see Salerno, especially in the night, in summer time they host a musical nights with local artists...you can even walk on the top of the Castle and admire the beautiful view in a fresh and breezy atmosphere!

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Thank Antonella M
Bol, Croatia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Castello is really close to the city. It is 25 minutes walking distance and perfect way to spend afternoon with friends. You can enjoy the beatiful view of Salerno and surrondings.

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