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Nice landmark

Very nice local landmark, quite interesting thing to see. Especially given its location and the... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2018
a1eksandar
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Belgrade, Serbia
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Local landmark

No trip to Rapallo is complete without a trip to the castle . Day or night but I find some of the... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Ciaojimi
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Aurora, Indiana
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Even if it is a small castle and I couldn't see it inside, it is quite a spectacle to the eye (in summer) as it decorates the lovely landscape, the bay and beach of this beautiful small town.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dimmuborgirl83
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Very nice local landmark, quite interesting thing to see. Especially given its location and the whole site.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank a1eksandar
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

If you take a walk along the main waterfront promenade you can’t miss it. At that end of the promenade, renovations were taking place and it seemed like the Castle was temporarily closed - that was in the very early evening as we went out...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

No trip to Rapallo is complete without a trip to the castle . Day or night but I find some of the best photography is at sunset . I always climb the steps to the castle and take some of my best shots . One...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ciaojimi
Reviewed 11 July 2018

A defensive castle on the sea-front at Rapallo. It's over 450 years old and is used by the municipality of Rapallo for art exhibitions etc. Looks wonderful when lit at night.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Doc09Derby
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

A beautiful old Castello, used for an art exhibition during our time in Rapallo. Very impressive and worth the visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Wonderful when it is illuminated in the evening, they use modern machines to electrically light fires and ultra -precise fuses "to light up" the wonderful castle of Rapallo.. it looks like in ancient times, as far as smoking stripes of black powder with canons and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Went here to take a look at the Christmas display and decorations that had been recommended to us by a friend. Can't describe enough how beautiful it was. everything inside had been made by hand with intricate detail and the creativity was outstanding. We also...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Dajiahao
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Neat to look at by day, but really dramatic at night with the lighting. there was an art exhibit there while we were visiting. lovely place.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Hola1234
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The 16th century castle is defenitely Rapallo's landmark. Walking along the boulevard, you can't miss it, even though it's not a huge structure. If you're lucky, you can walk in for free to visit an art exhibition.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Paul B
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