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Nice but not a 'must seen'

You need a car to go there or you have to be auf really tough cyclist (up to 18%! rise). But the... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
matthiaskoeln
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Cologne, Germany
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Breathtaking views 100% worth a visit

What a little gem! Views to take your breath away and a great property to look at too National... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2015
Samantha A
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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29 Mar 2018
“Nice but not a 'must seen'”
20 Sep 2018
“Beautiful scenery”
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Carretera d'Escornalbou, s/n | TP-3211 gps: 41.129038 0.916025, 43771 Riudecanyes, Spain
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

This old castle is located on top of a mountain and with Nice weather you have a wonderfull view of the area. Be prepared to pay a small entrance fee with a guided tour that was very helpfull. Our guide was a Nice chap and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lanny G
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

A wonderful day. The scenery on the drive there was wonderful and the place it's self is wonderful. Very pretty and very tranquil. I recommend taking a picnic lunch and just taking your time.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LindaSouthWales
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

You need a car to go there or you have to be auf really tough cyclist (up to 18%! rise). But the view is from up there is amazing. The castle itself is nice, but you have to follow auf guided tour. They start at...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank matthiaskoeln
Reviewed 2 May 2017

After a slightly nerve wracking drive up the mountain we arrived at the top and it was well worth it. Lovely views. The kids were tired and moaning so we didn't pay to get into the monastery but enjoyed the walk around. Coming down we...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank HR52
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Visit on a sunny clear day & the views are excellent! Just 1.5 euro for entrance (without guide) its a photographer dream. We had a great afternoon!

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Paul F
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Great views from this monestery/castle and it looks like there were some signposted walks from the car park. Building itself looked closed up when we were there so it wasn't obvious that there were guided tours.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Rhodesey123
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

The journey to the castle is well worth it, stunning scenery and views to the coast. Once there, take one of the timed guided tours, they do English, which was great and our guide was friendly and helpful. The inside was not what I was...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank A4056KWmarkd
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This castle/monastery is a well kept secret. The site has been used on and off for hundreds of years as church, monastery, castle, etc. They offer a guided tour included in the entry price -- available every hour on the half hour. Our guide had...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank BikeIsrael
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

What a little gem! Views to take your breath away and a great property to look at too National trust/English Heritage lovers would love the place. Very reasonably priced but you need a car or you need to be an Olympic cyclist to get there!!

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Samantha A
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