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Breath taking views

Wonderful walk uphill taking about 40 minutes. On arrival the views are outstanding across the bay... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yvonne F
Nice Hike!

Nice hiking to the castle at the top of a hill not too far from the sea, which make the hike still... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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| Situated at the summit of Montgri Mountain, at an altitude of 302 m, 17257 Torroella de Montgri, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful walk uphill taking about 40 minutes. On arrival the views are outstanding across the bay towards the Medas islands and to the south along the coast.

Thank Yvonne F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice hiking to the castle at the top of a hill not too far from the sea, which make the hike still bearable on hot day. It's not a hard walk, but it does not have shade, and can get very hot, so bring enough...More

Thank Joce01
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Fantastic views Review of Camping Castell Montgri Reviewed yesterday via mobile Not really much to add to previous reviews other than to confirm the views are fantastic! The path is not much of a path at times and although I’m not an experienced hiker managed...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

The castle is in the top of a hill. It was never finished. What is worth are the fantastic view over Amporda region. I suggest to go in a clear day, late afternoon. Take good shoes, the way is full of rocks. It takes roughly...More

2  Thank PhileasFoggdelBorn
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Worth the effort! Not an easy hike even though I exercise daily. I agree with the other reviewers who suggest good shoes or hiking boots, a hat and extra water. But the castle and view at the top are worth the effort. Just lovely. But...More

Thank KatyNC
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I had great fun with my 4 & 10yr olds climbing to the Cassel de Montgrí, but it did take us four hours to get up and back! As you get higher the track is very rocky and quite uneven, making it hard going for...More

1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Let's be honest my wife went right up to the castle and said it was worth the climb, I insisted that the plants growing on the hillside needed looking at so I only went halfway up!

1  Thank Austropotamobius
Reviewed 14 March 2018

So as you drive through the province of Girona, Spain you'll be able to see this distant castle on a high hilltop from almost anywhere you go. It's Montgri Castle and it will certainly arouse your curiosity. The hike is strenuous but not very long....More

1  Thank Brady H
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I've never climbed up a mountain before but this was a good first choice. You definitely must have trainers or hiking boots as the ground, at points becomes rocky. Took an hour to climb. I would say you must have some good level of fitness...More

1  Thank Cruiser807313
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I have holidayed in L'Estartit since a young child but never actually took the walk up to this castle until my late twenties. It's a fairly long walk from Torroella de Montrgi, with some parts of the trek being quite steep over rocky ground, but...More

4  Thank Lara M
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