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Castello Doria

Via San Francesco, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
+39 0187 812533
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Good views

After walking up the steps to the castle, the views are great across the sea. There is a cost of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
sarmick
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Sydney, Australia
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Best views

Not much to do but hike up to the top. The entrance fee is minimal (cash only) but the views were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
J D
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Baltimore, Maryland
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“worth the climb” (22 reviews)
“short climb” (4 reviews)
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Via San Francesco, 19018 Vernazza, Italy
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+39 0187 812533
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"worth the climb"
in 22 reviews
"spiral staircase"
in 11 reviews
"short climb"
in 4 reviews
"ancient tower"
in 3 reviews
"great views from the top"
in 2 reviews
"euro entry"
in 3 reviews
"vantage point"
in 5 reviews
"panoramic view"
in 5 reviews
"birds eye view"
in 2 reviews
"cinque terre"
in 20 reviews
"great view of the town"
in 2 reviews
"extra steps"
in 2 reviews
"located high"
in 2 reviews
"dont miss"
in 2 reviews
"castle area"
in 2 reviews
"watch tower"
in 2 reviews
"small entrance fee"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After walking up the steps to the castle, the views are great across the sea. There is a cost of €1.50 but I’m not sure what we were paying for?? No information on the history of the castle was given, would be good to know...More

Thank sarmick
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not much to do but hike up to the top. The entrance fee is minimal (cash only) but the views were worth it!

Thank J D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and his fiance had their destination wedding here. Wonderful staff did a great job and took care of every need. Food was very good (the Castle Restaurant) and the view is amazing.

Thank Michael K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very nice place to get a birds eye view of the entire town of Vernazza. There are many steps to go up including a spiral staircase but it is worth it. It costs 1.50 euros to go all the way up to...More

Thank BDFD
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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

After climbing several stories of stairs, THEN there is a sign asking for 1.5 Euros. The stairs both to the tower and the spiral staircase in the tower were not difficult but the people were difficult with the hesitations and all the baggage that they...More

Thank Robert L
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

Cinque Terre was recognised as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO Vernazza , Historic fort Town, Amazing view Sea water hits the rocks. Cool pleasant climate. Its worth going up the castle and have view of the town. Area prohibited for only locals to drive...More

Thank Amitabh B
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Great views and an interesting structure and history. We couldn't get the app with audio info to work from the QR code posted at the entrance. Nominal entry fee. There is so much to do in this area so choices may be required. if you...More

Thank Susan K
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Reviewed April 22, 2018

Watch from town to see when it is not crowded. It does not take much time and the views are worth the climb.

Thank Melita G
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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Well its pretty much only an outlook point onto the city which you need to paye 5€ (coins only) to get in. Not much else to say. You can go up the tower, careful up there as the birds poop blacl stuff which is randomly...More

Thank Mitchi121
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Reviewed January 31, 2018

The first mention of the castle comes from the thirteenth century. Only the watch tower remains of the Doria castle. This tower is the oldest part of the castle. It was destroyed a long time until it was restored in the XX century. During the...More

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from 10am to 7pm in summer from 10 am to 6pm in winter
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