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Castelo de Leiria

Leiria 2400, Portugal
+351 244 813 982
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Great view over Leiria, Great view over Leiria, but needs more accessibility

It's a great place to visit. 3€ fee entrance. Unfortunately still needs more accessibility, since... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2015
Ricardo M
Lisbon, Portugal
excellent place to visit

The only drawback in visiting this attraction is the number of stairs that have to be climbed and... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2015
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Leiria 2400, Portugal
+351 244 813 982
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Reviewed June 29, 2015

It's a great place to visit. 3€ fee entrance. Unfortunately still needs more accessibility, since it's difficult to reach some areas of the castle.

Thank Ricardo M
Reviewed June 9, 2015

The only drawback in visiting this attraction is the number of stairs that have to be climbed and the footing is not great for some one who is unsure. Part of the palace has been nicely restored and affords a wonderful glimpse into how life...More

Thank ericon991
Reviewed May 21, 2015

The castle of Leiria is the one thing you should see during your trip to Leiria. I find it stunning and really worth visiting, since it is very well preserved and the view down to the city is simply stunning. Also it is a great...More

Thank AnuJohannaH
Reviewed May 14, 2015

We have a great view of the castle from our hotel so decided to walk uphill to visit it. We started walking from the tourist information centre, near the bus station and main historic area. Firstly, the walk looks very high but you do it...More

Thank 1956traveller
Reviewed May 3, 2015

I like to visit Portugal in the early spring time as its so much cooler and just warm in the day time.So many little shops and beaches to stroll along. Almost people there speak english and are willing to help.

1  Thank Loretta R
Reviewed April 9, 2015

Although as one main point in the town we had a bit difficulties to find our way to the top of the town and to this castle. The scenery out there to the surroundings is amazing and this way you make for sure the the...More

Thank Saerkilahti
Reviewed April 5, 2015

from the outside the castle looks big. from down the city it looks very nice at night, with the lights and everything. but i was expecting a lot more once climbing up to i. the castle is small inside, it was the main room, a...More

Thank OctaviaCaprescu
Reviewed April 4, 2015

This castle is absolutely beautiful. The views if town are great. It is an excellent day out for all the Family. It is an absolute must! Don't miss it!

Thank expatEdinburgh
Reviewed March 13, 2015

Great castle to see as it gives that hands on experience of Medieval life which to us, in XXI century would be shocking in it's raw naturalism. Think how you would walk on the cobblestones in XIV century shoes rather than your average Timberland up...More

Thank Art S
Reviewed March 2, 2015

I've been to many castles, this is one of my favorites because I can almost picture how life was during the Medieval times. From here we have a breathtaking view of all Leiria. I strongly recommend its visit.

Thank Filipa M
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