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Best guided tour in english

We visited de castle and had a guided tour in english - the best so far in Puglia ( Michaela was... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Bucharest, Romania
via mobile
The guide was even better than the castle

An eloquent guide explained everything to us in very fine English. You must definitely take the... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Jens D
Copenhagen, Denmark
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Servizi all'interno del Castello De'Monti: Info Point e Bookshop Visite Guidate Biblioteca Comunale Caffetteria Ristorantino Eventi
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Piazza Castello 1, 73022 Corigliano d'Otranto, Italy
+39 339 773 7001
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Signed up for a tour with a "private guide to Coriglano Otranto, a corner of Greece" Orlando our guide with his excellent English showed us everything about the castle and the town and it's claim to be the most "Philosophical town in Italy" . I...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We visited de castle and had a guided tour in english - the best so far in Puglia ( Michaela was very good). Very good value for money.

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

An eloquent guide explained everything to us in very fine English. You must definitely take the tour!

Thank Jens D
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We went to Corigliano for a visit during our week in the Salento and the castle is very impressive, they have done a great job in preserving it and opening it up for visitors. Lovely bar at the top with outdoor seating, not a great...More

1  Thank MayoForSam
Reviewed 1 November 2016

So nice small city inside of the castle... Narrow streets full of shops n restaurants. Breathtaking. U shud go there!!!

1  Thank Sergei I
Reviewed 19 October 2016

If you are visiting in Summers - Otranto is a great place to visit. it has some good beaches and the Castle is a treat both in the day and at night

2  Thank Qasim I
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Magnificent Italian castle in the centre of Corigliano d'Otranto Puglia. Makes for some great photography opportunities.

Thank Gerry C
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Otranto was one of the prettiest cities we visited in italy, the beach is very nice and the castle is right next to the beach! i will go back definately. again to visit the castle.

Thank Orsolya_91
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The castle is quite impressive already at the entrance. It is open for free visits (the is a cafe). Walls and stairs are very well mantained. I would have espected some more attention to interiors and furniture. Still, a must if you are in Salento...More

2  Thank Hufhvdgjbffj
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Because of my hotel was on the same street as the Castle, I saw it every day from the outside, which is quiet imposing to see. One afternoon I went there with friends from the Region and they gave me a bit a closer view...More

Thank ghir0ne
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