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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Beautiful fortification build in fourteenth century. Interesting visit worth €8 . There is a tower view point , gardens , a bunker ! and a terrace bar.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

I love history - so it was very interesting for me! The castle interior is beautiful and the view from the castle is just amazing.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

The castle is beautifully situated and the gardens and views are magnificent. The interiors are interesting and the content of the vitrines is fascinating but the presentation of both is in need of an overhaul to bring it from the style of the1950s and 1960s...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Beautiful grounds, interesting castle rooms, lovely views from tower. Second world war bunker added interest to this visit too

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

It is a lovely castle with spectacular views. Interesting story of the Dama Bianca adds a touch of mistery and romanticism to the place. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

The newer of the two castles and its grounds are in good condition and we enjoyed the views out over the Adriatic. We could have skipped paying extra to get a little closer to the original castle (currently in ruins).

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank StoreyLindsay
Reviewed 13 January 2018

I spent a relaxing afternoon touring this wonderful castle that prominently overlooks the Adriatic Sea. Within the walls of this castle is a nice museum and many opportunities to visit the past of the people that have lived here over the centuries. I think it...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ShanOC
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Had an afternoon walk in the garden, met the queen, toured the castle and the caves. Take some water and good walking/ hiking attire. You will see war history, art, architecture, botanicals, and not many other tourists.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Vegas T
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This 14th century privately-owned castle is best known for its literary and musical guests, such as Mark Twain, Liszt, Strauss and particularly the poet Rilke. It is in the most glorious setting on the cliffs along the coast from Trieste, with stunning sea views. There...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 25 September 2017

The village of Duino, 14 km northwest along the coast from Trieste, is dominated by its two castles, the Castllo Vecchio (old) and the fifteenth century Castello Nuovo (New), seat of the princes of Thrun and Taxis down to the present day. It was in...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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