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Nice little spot

Ran up to the torre a couple of times as part of my morning runs. The path up is nice and easily... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Jon L
via mobile
Stunning Views. Grab Your Camera. And A Bottle Of Water Or Two!

Climbed up to here from Amalfi via the Valle Dei Mulini, so I was a bit fatigued and dehydrating... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
russelljf72
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Brixham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ran up to the torre a couple of times as part of my morning runs. The path up is nice and easily done with stunning views at the end.. went up from atrani and amalfi routes. Nice way to start the day.

1  Thank Jon L
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Climbed up to here from Amalfi via the Valle Dei Mulini, so I was a bit fatigued and dehydrating despite carrying umpteen bottles of water. I see tour buses and believe Sita Bus goes here so if you're not fit that's an option. I didn't...More

1  Thank russelljf72
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We had a small booklet 'Walking on the Amalfi Coast' from Cicerone with some 32 walks (also on Ischia and Capri) and walk 26 describes the 1.5 hour walk to and from the Torre dello Ziro. It is a wonderful walk with fantisch views starting...More

3  Thank Johan17
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We walked down from Ravello to the Torri dello Ziro and then down to Amalfi. It was definitely quite a few steps down, and the path wasn't always clear at times, but the view from the tower was worth the effort. As you approach the...More

7  Thank M D
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Worth the little walk in the woods. If you want a very nice view of Amalfi and Atrani from above, this is the best place to be! Don't forget your camera!

1  Thank ontheroadwithvik
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a beautiful walk off the tourist trail. We walked up from Amalfi town to Pontone (via A LOT of stairs), skirting beside Pontone on to the Torre Dello Ziro castle ruins and then down to Atrani. The route is not that well signposted...More

5  Thank Karena-macarena
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We climbed up from Amalfi, toward Pontone, and then toward to Torre dello Ziro path. Nice walk. Lots of stairs to climb, but it is worth it. Great view on top... with a small belvedere. Perfect wheather in december. not too hot, not too cold.

1  Thank traverlerz
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Enjoyed the trek to the ruin but was surprised by how many seps it took to get down to Amalfi. If we had known would have gone back to town for a bus down. Someone said 1400 steps, for sure it was a 1000. The...More

3  Thank getgs
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Hiked/walked up hundreds of steps from Amalfi to a viewpoint above the tower/castle. Got lost several times. Then walked down to the tower which is part of a small castle. Fantastic views of Amalfi and nearby Atrani. You can enter the tower and climb up...More

3  Thank Jez750
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

A bit of a hike, but absolutely worth it for the views. We hiked from Amalfi to Pontone, and then hiked the Torre dello Ziro. There's quite a few stairs along the way, but there are 3 or 4 vantage points that offer amazing views...More

1  Thank GeoR-SD
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The closest town is Amalfi. You can take the bus or ferry there and then walk up to the castle ruins. Or you can take the bus to Ravello (it's on top of the hills, so no ferry harbor) and do the longer but downhill walk... More
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