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Historic castle

This castle is well worth a visit. The view is wonderful and you can see all around the coastline... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
Bruno H
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Askim, Sweden
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Very pleasant surprise

We knew nothing about Milazzo until we arrived and were very pleasantly surprised! The castle is... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
digipicsuk
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Street, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

This castle is well worth a visit. The view is wonderful and you can see all around the coastline of Milazzo. Also the history of this place is fascinating. A lot of conflicts has taken place on this ground since almost a thousand years back....More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We knew nothing about Milazzo until we arrived and were very pleasantly surprised! The castle is fabulous, not overly commercialised but very nicely laid out and still being excavated. A lot of history and once once a jail. Fabulous views our the city, really enjoyed...More

Thank digipicsuk
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Beautiful place, free on Sunday. Well maintained, plenty of interesting stories from the times of the second world war.

Thank Saul O
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Good castle covering a large area. It has some English bit really could do with more information so you could really appreciate what you were seeing. The access to the site is steep and on an uneven surface...be aware if you have mobility issues. f...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Tremendous fortress and easy to get to from the port past fish stalls. The usual pile up of invaders have built here from Greeks to fascists. Now a bit crumbly and fragile. Loved it. Could maybe do with a wee café.

Thank Iain H
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is the top point of Milazzo, very beautiful, very impressive and very romantic. Read some info about it prior to your visit, cause inside all the signs in italian ))) Any way, you could get great pictures of Milazzo and surroundings, and enjoy fantastic...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I spent well over two hours walking around and taking in the beautiful views from the castle. An amazing experience I would recommend to anyone who visits Milazzo. The castle is stunning both internal and external.

Thank James L
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Enjoyable for all ages. We had youngest at 8 years old and the oldest at 71 and all were able to walk for tour.

Thank Gmiller17
Reviewed 18 July 2017

The castle or citadel is located in the center, close to one of the emblematic city cathedrals. There is a small FREE parking in front of it. The view from the top is gorgeous. Children enter free of charge. The exhibition is worth seeing. A...More

Thank Yuliana K
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The castle has been enlarged by the various conquerors of this area of Sicily. It started with a fortress at the top and then enlarged by building a wall to enclose the fort. Later it was enlarged again with another wall to enclose the previous...More

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Dymani
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Response from Patricia W | Reviewed this property |
Hello ! I don't know about the bus but the walk is nice but steep. It took us about 40 minutes to walk from the ferry terminal
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