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Castello della Fava

Via Eleonora 56, Posada, Sardinia, Italy
+39 347 480 1421
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Great Views from Top

Great views from the top! You do have to climb up a ladder and through a roof hatch at the top... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Ludlow, United Kingdom
a highlight of our holiday

very worthwhile climbing through the town to see this beautiful tower with panoramic views from the... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
London, England, United Kingdom
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“old town” (8 reviews)
“great view” (5 reviews)
Via Eleonora 56, Posada, Sardinia, Italy
+39 347 480 1421
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Great views from the top! You do have to climb up a ladder and through a roof hatch at the top, ideally wear shorts or something under skirt/dress, more dignified when you climb back down! and sensible shoes :)

Thank SarahLimes
Reviewed 13 September 2017

very worthwhile climbing through the town to see this beautiful tower with panoramic views from the top. If one doesn't have time/transport to venture into the interior of Sardinia, then this gives one a feeling of the landscape behind and enchanting glimpses of the agricultural...More

Thank MagdalenE444
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Wear good shoes as the pavement can be slippery. Old castle with not too much to see inside but if you're in for a walk and some great pictures definitely worthwile

Thank Tinne1830
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Went there in August, together with my girlfriend. Had a great experience, and a miraculous view. The ladder to get up to the tower is quite crowded so you might have to wait a while. It's a climb, come prepared.

Thank Robin V
Reviewed 6 August 2017

stunning views, a 360 of beautiful land, it is a good walk and would recommend a good pair of shoes,

Thank denise_darlene
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is a good short trip, easy to park before you get into the old village and then a nice walk, the last bit is up a ladder through a small hole to the roof but it's not too difficult and the views make it...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Narrow uphill charming cobble stone streets with small gifts and souvenirs shops, some restaurants and cafes, lead to the castle. On the way, the very humble medieval church S. Antonia Abate. It looked like the walk was tough to reach the top and it was...More

Thank Tanmouss
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We parked in the new section of Posada and walked up through the old town. The old town is pretty with a couple of bars and restaurants. The castello is actually only one tower and there is a €3 entrance charge. We were glad we'd...More

Thank Tricia F
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Fabulous area in the old town, stunning views from the tower,, great bar near by whose owner was very hospitable.

Thank judifeet
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I did the whole climb to the top. We parked just outside the area in the free parking and walked up, climbed the ladder and had the great view. Make sure you stop and have ice cream at the store next to the church just...More

Thank markmatcom
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