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Castello di Rivalta

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Spa visit in Rivalta, Gazzola near Piacenza, Italy

Spotted spa through my wife who has spent some time in this area this last summer. Spa located... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
San Diego, California
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Well worth it!

We were a party of 8, so decided to book an English speaking guide for this trip. It was SO worth... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Surbiton, United Kingdom
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The castle and the medieval village belong to the Zanardy Landi family, a branch of the Landi familily that owns the castle since the 13 th century.The castle is open for guided tours (you can visit the honour room , dining room, copper kitchen...more
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Localita Poggio di Rivalta 7, 29010 Gazzola, Italy
+39 0523 978104
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Spotted spa through my wife who has spent some time in this area this last summer. Spa located inside the enchanting village and Castle of Rivalta. The experience of going through the healing hands of Mary, expert in Shiatsu Zen....amazing. She is a true expert...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

We were a party of 8, so decided to book an English speaking guide for this trip. It was SO worth it and didn't cost that much, considering how good our guide was and that there were 8 of us. It was totally engaging and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MazzyMayhem
Reviewed 12 May 2018

The castle is only accessible by tour, which can be somewhat difficult to arrange from a timing standpoint. The history of the castle is fascinating, and it is still quite intact, complete with some more historic rooms from the darker old days. The family collection...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Belgonzo
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We paid 14 euros for the tour. Which seems a bit steep. But it was totally worth it. For almost 2 hours we were taken back in time and got to see some really amazing stuff. Even my 4 year old was thrilled with everything...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ramona-Jar
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Nicolas from Agritarismo Podere Casale recommended a visit to this castle. It was definitely worth the stop. We would recommend making a reservation for an english speaking tour if you are not fluent in Italian. Even though we understood very little we enjoyed seeing the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SeHogg
Reviewed 4 November 2017

The private tour was fantastic and left the impression of what it is like to live in a 1000 year old castle. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank rpolacek
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Our room is great, staff helpful, barking dog too close for our comfort, breakfast yummy, close to a lot of things to see. Would have liked a tour of the sactle grounds at some pount in our stay. Definitely a great place for a wedding....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank kgrant1950
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely informative visit with our guide Luna, very nice , interesting and not boring. The castle is beautifully preserved and well worth the visit.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Truly 10 euro well spent. The tour of the castle was truly stunning. You get to see about 15 different chambers giving a perfect glimpse in the living 500 years ago. We were lucky to get an english speaking tour guide. Our kids (6) were...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Mathias W
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Castle tour was interesting, even when we didn't speak Italian. (English available if you reserve ahead.)

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Jordan B
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