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Together with the lake, one of the characteristic elements of the Garda Trentino landscape is the rock of Arco, dominating the plain of the River Sarca at the point where it widens. Three paths lead to the castle, which was the residence of the Arco...more
All reviews steep climb lake garda stunning views olive trees nice walk take your time well worth the effort guest card long walk ticket office entrance fee worth the price minute walk short trip buy a ticket walking shoes half way
I wish I had checked the reviews on TA before deciding to visit here. As it was I put on a pair of sandals and expected some form of transport to the top. To my disappointment, and more so my wife, I found out it...More
Having read other reviews this seemed a must do on our visit to Arco.Even more so when we arrived in the town. My wife had a different view though.
I persuaded her she would feel different at the top so she reluctantly agreed.
10 Years ago I saw this place on our visit to Italy and we where unable to visit Arco.
On this visit we rented a car drove from Brescia up along lake Gaurda to the Castle.
We wandered through town and then started up the...More
Dodgy knees, well over weight and of an age that I am well into retirement this was a challenge. Started on the Rock, as it is called, near the bridge over the river in Arco, a beautiful little town. Terrific views all the way up....More
The walk up to the castle is quite steep in parts, but part of it is also through an olive grove, which is kind of cool. Once you get through the gates, there's a lower part that has a big grass field with a little...More
It’s a steep climb so wear the correct shoes but it’s worth the climb. The views are stunning. We parked at the bottom and walked up which took 30 mins but it’s so worth it. You can even get a beer before the final hurdle...More
The castle sits on a rock above Arco ,
rent an e-bike and climbed to the castle ( can be done also by foot)
I like castle and this one is nice and has 360 degrees of wonderful views to lake garda and the valleys...More
I cycled to Arco from Riva - a lovely mainly flat route and Arco itself is a beautiful little town. Leaving my bike in Arco I then walked up to the castle and decided to go in, I was not disappointed. Stunning views and a...More
Very nice place to see .. have good walking shoes on.. I enjoy the nice 20min walk. They do have water stops but you need to have a bottle to put the water in.
This is not for a unfit walker the path is steep...More