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Bargin at €5

I really enjoyed this castle. The views from the wall and towers was amazing. The lemon trees were... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2018
adam s
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Great views from the Towers

The Castle at Torri is great value at €5 to see the exhibits and explore the towers. There is a... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
Ceejay22013
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Lancashire, UK
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 6, 2017

Having holidayed in Torri MANY times it is difficult to understand why we have LOOKED at this castle over the years but never been IN the castle!....strange, but true! Be aware that they are shut for 2( or 3) hours in the middle of the...More

2  Thank HERMOSAMARIPOSA1
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Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

We had an hour before the next car ferry departure so we visited the museum and castle...it is small so very doable in that time frame. Climbing the tower was not a major obstacle and you get great views of the lake and the towns...More

3  Thank Iamalpha
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

We were on our last day staying in Torri del Benaco and wondering how to spend our time. We decided to visit the Scaliger Castle, which only cost a small amount for entrance fee ( especially as a Senior). There were some interesting exhibits based...More

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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed this castle. The views from the wall and towers was amazing. The lemon trees were pretty impressive as well. For €5 you can't fault it, yes the exhibits inside the castle are only in Italian or German but you get the gist...More

Thank adam s
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

The Castle at Torri is great value at €5 to see the exhibits and explore the towers. There is a lot of information and video footage at each level but only in Italian and German which was disappointing. Many of the exhibits you can work...More

Thank Ceejay22013
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Great views. Interesting exhibits- especially the current WW1. Amazing orangerie. 5 Euros Discounts for students. Big car park right next door

Thank BazNorway
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

A pleasant interesting place to spend a few hours or so. The views over Sirmione and Lake Garda from the castle are great especially for anyone keen on photography. The exhibition boards are informative and easy to follow. We spent over 2 hours visiting as...More

Thank BobLynne
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Had a very nice 45 minutes walking round the castle. Very well laid out with stunning views of the town and lake. Great value at 5 euros

Thank Angusbon
Reviewed July 14, 2018

This castle, set on the edge of Torri is good value for money at only 5 euro. There are lots of interesting displays. They mostly cover local history and displays and equipment related to the local industries of fishing and olive oil production. There is...More

1  Thank KentTraveller09
Reviewed June 28, 2018

We weren't sure about our visit here, but worth looking at. Not expensive. Fabulous views over Torri. Not a big place so will not take you long, but very well done. No english translations but that didn't put us off.

Thank Mark G
Reviewed June 22, 2018

Castle was very interesting and has great view over lake . The rooms have displays of war , olive oil making and fishing .

Thank blackfive
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Third day on lake garda spent in Torri del Benaco and visited this historic castle - very good price 5 Euro each for entrance - get given map with route as do not to miss anything - lovely museum inside shame no audio in English...More

Thank Scooteraande
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