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Parque Monte del Castro

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Great hike to the top, amazing views of Vigo area

We climbed to the top and enjoyed spectacular views of the Vigo area. Interesting perspective and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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You must visit even just for the view

A definite must when you are in Vigo, amazing views and very peaceful. Bit of a climb but not too... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Les D
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We climbed to the top and enjoyed spectacular views of the Vigo area. Interesting perspective and worth every step.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A definite must when you are in Vigo, amazing views and very peaceful. Bit of a climb but not too bad, you can have a rest when you get to the top and enjoy the peace and silence and hopefully some sunshine,

Thank Les D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An absolutely amazing park with incredible views of the Ria De Vigo. The magnolia trees are the biggest I've seen. Unfortunately we visited on a rainy day and couldn't enjoy it as it deserved.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went up here twice during our stay in Vigo. Yes, it's a bit of a climb but it's well worth it. The views all around Vigo, to the Cies Islands, Canga, and Moana are amazing from here. The park is well maintained and offers...More

Thank DeborahClarkson
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Get out of the central tourist area and hike up the hill to this great park that overlooks the city and the harbor.

Thank Takarehi
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Lovely park on top of a hill ovewrlookg the bay of Vigo. There are a few places with really specacular views, especially at sunset, even though it's quite a popular part you can still find peaceful spots to ralax and it is sure a good...More

2  Thank Agnie_J
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

The park is a well kept garden with great views of the city and the surrounding area. Well worth the walk.

Thank Phil W
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Beatufilly kept gardens at the top with plenty of options for photos to be taken. Can then walk down amongst the parks and see what else this place has to offer.

Thank JanWard85
Reviewed 10 June 2018

What you need on a scorching hot day is a big hill to drag yourself up. But the views at the top a r e well worth it, plus a stroll around the gardens is pleasant enough. If nothing else it builds a thirst for...More

Thank LxRigger
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Well it was a nice high ascent to the top of the gardened area but the gardens looked a little tired throughout - though the views were quite good allowing you to get a decent view of what Vigo has to offer. The buildings /...More

Thank Steve T
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8 June 2017|
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Response from vsand51 | Reviewed this property |
Probably, but you have to climb in order to get to the park. The park is at the top of a hill.
28 July 2016|
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Response from MisterNev | Reviewed this property |
Monte del Castro is a park centred on the peak of a steep hill - from base to top a good half hour if you are moderately fit. Actually not that scenic either. Vigo seems more of a working city than for non-native day... More