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I will go again!

I loved that place. At the entrance, they give you a prospectus with a map and some useful... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2018
Patras, Greece
Fantastic place

it's really a symbol of Rethymnon ! You cannot miss this place. When you will be there, you will... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2018
Francois C
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Oct 19, 2018
“I will go again!”
Aug 23, 2018
“Fantastic place”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

I loved that place. At the entrance, they give you a prospectus with a map and some useful information for each building! I loved the details I learned about this place. The view at the top it's beautiful beyond words!! Rethymno is my boyfriend's birthplace,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018

it's really a symbol of Rethymnon ! You cannot miss this place. When you will be there, you will understand how important it is to have such a view in front of you and be able to take so great pictures

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Francois C
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Top Rhetymnon attraction Very well documented, offers great views on the city and its surroudings. Bare attention for extremely warm days, not uncommon in Crete ;-)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank peterv430
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

We viewed this place from all angles. It was a bit of a walk to cover the different views and perspectives but well worth it as you see so much that you would otherwise just walk by. A lovely piece of history for this old...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank northants90
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Not easy to find among the little narrow streets, without a detailed map (in our case, English!). Entry fee. Intersting grounds and lovely views all round. Casle map provided. No museum for added info.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Anthony B
Reviewed April 15, 2018

The two leaping Dolphins are the logo of modern day Rethymno. It is the motif of the ancient Rithymna coinage (480-330 BC).

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank KarinAndFilip
Reviewed October 12, 2017

It was very hot walking around up here in late September but the views are very attractive. It also provides you with a good context of the Venetian history of the city. There is an entrance fee. It is only a small walk uphill from...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Belgo96
Reviewed October 3, 2017

really enjoyed the views and walking around. you get a real feel for what it was like at the fortress from back then. the buildings are complete, and is well worth the visit.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank michaellK6094OA
Reviewed June 17, 2017

I like a bit of history and took the other half who was reluctant to go. Great views from all around this location and steeped in historical value. The views over Rethymno are fantastic and it is somewhere you can relax although it is slightly...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Serene-View
Reviewed June 8, 2017

Is a visit worth, nice views, lots of historic and a wonderfull sunrise You need less as one hour to see it, but you can stay for rest a little bit of the city stress in this wonderfull place

Date of experience: May 2017
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