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Like going back in time

We spent a couple of hours meandering around the cobbled streets and catching glimpses of the... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Karen S
Deal, United Kingdom
Such a Pretty Down

I currently have a house not in Castel De Monte but in Calascio, the town next door, but i visit... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2015
Sara M
Toronto, Canada
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6 Sep 2018
“Like going back in time”
3 Aug 2018
“Nice but excessive fare for parking and transfer”
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Castel del Monte, Italy
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

We spent a couple of hours meandering around the cobbled streets and catching glimpses of the beautiful views - we could even see the sea! Plenty of supermarkets nearby if you are self catering also swimming pool.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

They charge you per person instead of per vehicle... strange. Under my opinion it is not worth the visit. Unless you are in the roundabouts, I would not recommend the trip.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank May C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Oversold small town with 500 inhabitants and 5000 tourists. Locals are the friendliest folks around, and most of the tourists were loud and unruly. Down in the valley, there is better service, better prices, and nicer people. Parking is almost impossible to find. There are...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 22 August 2015

I currently have a house not in Castel De Monte but in Calascio, the town next door, but i visit this town a lot. It is a beautiful town with much to offer. Starting from the many bars and pubs located within the town. The...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Sara M
Reviewed 21 August 2015

If you want an authentic Italian experience, then visit Castel Del Monte. Beautiful place, food and people. I would live here if I could.

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank SpearsFamily
Reviewed 28 June 2015

We first discovered the town on a day trip from Rome to see Campo Imperatore, an Alpine meadow full of wild flowers where wild horses run freely. After being dazzled by the natural beauty of Campo Imperatore, we didn’t expect to come upon a medieval...More

Date of experience: June 2015
7  Thank mgerety
Reviewed 13 September 2013

There are so many tiny, charming villages to see in Abruzzo, but this one is by far the best! While walking around the narrow winding streets that lead to the top of the hill and to the main church, there are lots of nooks, doorways,...More

Date of experience: September 2013
6  Thank ColleenCo
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13 May 2017|
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Yes, I believe there are 3 buses a day leaving from the main piazza but I am not certain of the times. There are a few private drivers who can take you to neighboring villages or airport transfers.