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Castello di Torrechiara

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Address: Strada del Castello, 43013 Torrechiara, Langhirano, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0521 355255
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Great Castle!

Self-guided tour. Each room has a label so you know where you are located. You are given a brochure with information about the castle and a map when your purchase your ticket... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
vdunn007
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San Jose, California
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San Jose, California
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Self-guided tour. Each room has a label so you know where you are located. You are given a brochure with information about the castle and a map when your purchase your ticket. This castle has great artwork on the ceiling and walls in the bedrooms and great hall. It is in really good shape considering its age.

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Queretaro, Mexico
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65 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very close to Parma, roadtrip of aprox. 30 mins. It's just amazing place, Giant castle in the top of a hill at the south of Parma. The castle by itself totally worths the trip. you can take some snacks or lunch at the bottom of the hill. you will find a couple of places to take a beer and some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Castle and view on the grapes hills around. Its realy rare and full of splendor.Enjoy a visit there.Under the Castle Terrachiara is nice old garden full of wild difitent fruits like plums,grapes and fige.

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Thank Konrad G
Clevedon, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

The castle was easy to reach from Parma. There was ample parking. The castle was stunning, the views across the valley and the plain were beautiful. The preservation was very impressive. The entrance fee was only €3 per person. Very good value. Highly recommended

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Helsinki, Finland
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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

This castle is not only well preserved and well situated, it is also a true marvel with it's empty and richly decorated rooms. What we found truly fantastic was the well preserved kitchens. Being there it is very easy to imagine how it was "back then". The views from the castle are fantastic, and it is so easy to spend... More 

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Lesignano de' Bagni, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

if you are travelling around the beautiful Parma and surroundings, you cannot miss this piece of treasure from the middle ages. This castle is unique because integer and perfectly set like a precious stone in a village which is like it was built some centuries ago. History, fashion, atmosphere, everything is giving you the scent and atmosphere from the time... More 

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Bangkok
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68 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

This castle is a few km from Langhirano and has very good view of the countryside. It is the only place worth visiting around there. There are restaurants and hotel on the castle ground.

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Thank edatmpaBangkok
Parma, Italy
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56 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

I have been already couple of Times and each time i enjoy being in this magic place.. Far from noise and trafic.. With a stunning view and just nature arround ...pay attention on restuarants nearby..considering this place a great turistic attraction you can be a victim and spend too much many & miserable quality...i mean especially the restaurant called MULINO..do... More 

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Parma, Italy
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44 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely stunning frescoes and castle. And only for three euros. The golden room is a must see! The countryside offers nice restaurants.

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

This castle sits on a hill, but is not as visible from a distance as Bardi or others. It was however the best of the 3 we visited. There is a price to enter, that I think was 4e. The frescos are still incredible, and you can walk unescorted around much of the ground and 2nd floor. The territorial view... More 

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