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Via Castello 1, 37018, Malcesine, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Castle in Malcesine is a must do for anyone visiting Lake Garda, it is absolutely beautiful in itself but the views of the lake are breathtaking. My partner and I had recently got engaged just before our first visit to the castle and decided...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lucy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Often you can see a couple getting married at this location. The views are incredible. It is great for photographers as there is so much worthy to capture. I recommend checking it out. 5 Stars!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank westsidebernie
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Me and my wife got married on this beautiful castle the pictures on the grounds and the walls are breathtaking!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Daydream11758391997
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

We got married at the Castle in September 2018 with Lake Garda Weddings. What an amazing venue for a ceremony. The views from the terrace are spectacular and it's an amazing venue for pictures. Our photographer Amy Turner did a fantastic job! Lake Garda Weddings...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anna R
Reviewed November 3, 2018

I am not really into walking around old buildings. However, this castle is well worth a visit. Not only does it give a detailed history of the castle and surroundings but it also has a graphic presentation of the history of Northern Italy. Interestingly it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lawrencecsullivan
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

well worth the stairs climb up. the view is great on a clear day. when its rain need to be extra careful when climbing up . after the descent you can relax with a cool drink at one of the cafes at the old town.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 984mirif
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Having a little more time than usual in Malcesine decided to pay the Scaligero Castle a visit. Well worthwhile and at a reasonable price €6. Plenty of information boards in English which always helps. View across Lake Garda from the top of the tower absolutely...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit the views from the top are breath taking You need to be fit for all the steps the history of the castle and local area of lake garda is very interesting. Wat h the film show some of the historical facts...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank D0l0resM
Reviewed October 13, 2018

We thought this was a really cool smaller castle, the way they provided info on the history was neat and we had a great time. In general, we really enjoyed the day in Malcesine. The castle was great, people were friendly, shops were abundant and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bendodge
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

The castle offers great views over the lake and Malcesine. Nice promenade along fortified walls decorated with ancient paintings! We weren’t sure if the castle was worth a visit at first, but in the end it turned out to be a great experience!

Date of experience: September 2018
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March 18, 2018|
Response from ChrisSmith93 | Reviewed this property |
it's like 3km
July 30, 2017|
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Response from doreen h | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they are available on line, it is only €6 to go into the castle and the Thursday evening light opera in the Castle grounds is only €10, opera tickets are from tourist information in centre of malcesine... More