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Castle of Padenghe, Lake Garda, Italy

We were pleasantly surprised by this interesting castle, what makes it even more fascinating is the... read more

Reviewed February 9, 2019
Lucymxtravels
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Verona, Italy
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Beautiful town,steeped in history with great choice of restaurants( both indoor and outdoor... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2017
geraldinejogrady
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County Kildare, Ireland
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Feb 9, 2019
“Castle of Padenghe, Lake Garda, Italy”
Aug 26, 2018
“Not a 'Castle'.”
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Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by this interesting castle, what makes it even more fascinating is the fact that it is still inhabited, some citizens still live in the medieval houses within the castle walls. There is also a nice view over the Lake from its...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank Lucymxtravels
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

It's the ruin of a castle with small dwellings set within the walls. Apart from a very small theatre, there's nothing to see really except these houses which you can walk past if you want to. Nice view from outside the entrance but other than...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful town,steeped in history with great choice of restaurants( both indoor and outdoor seating). Castle well worth visiting

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 15, 2017

We decided, one evening after dinner, to drive up to this attraction. I was pleasantly surprised by the open and interesting atmosphere that we found there. In addition to being a structure from the 10th century, it also offers a Bed and Breakfast. There are...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 1, 2017

This was an interesting area where people are still occupying medieval houses inside the castle walls. Worth a quick visit if in the area.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed May 18, 2017

it was a bit hard toreach, but the "stairs" made it possible to get to the topand when you arrive there the view is really wonderful

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Massimo T
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly smaller then you'd think but very interesting for a wander around and a nosy at the views & the little houses of people still living in the castle. Currently undergoing restoration.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed August 15, 2016

This is probably one of the most beautiful places in Europe. I had heard of its beauty but only when you are there you can actually feel its real positive energy. This place is amazing, so much history and people are wonderful, kind, joyful. This...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Caroline R
Reviewed August 14, 2016

A nice castle like many around, some reconstructions are made there this days so you can not see it all, the lake view is perfect and it worth the short detour from the main road, it is available to rent B&B at the castle itself

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Shpirer
Reviewed July 16, 2016

Walked from Moniga Del Garda to this small castle which has about 15 occupied houses. Some have small vegetable gardens. Its very quite with 3 small parallel streets or lanes. There was washing on the lines but no sign of people bar the odd tourist....More

Date of experience: June 2016
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