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Fumone, back to history

A beautiful castle at a small, car free village with isolated houses in the italian region of... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
MARIA M
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Athens, Greece
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Lots of history and what a view

Went with a local friend who knows the place. Lots of history and lots of things to discover and... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2016
Maurice2103
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Boxtel, Netherlands
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

A beautiful castle at a small, car free village with isolated houses in the italian region of Latzio, Fumone, a few km away of Frosinone, is sitted on a hill with breakthrough views. At the free entrance village visit the Archeological Museum, the beautiful church...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you a great visit and tour enjoyed the tour nice drive in the county side especially when you are a passenger but truely part of the experience

Thank Rohan A
Reviewed 27 March 2017

If you go to Fumone castle then bring cash! The little souvenir shops, bar and some retaurants below the castle, and the castle itself do not take credit cards. The cost for a guided tour of the castle is €10 with no reduced priced for...More

Thank athena003
Reviewed 3 May 2016

You will step back in time when you explore this castle. There were very few tourists, other than school children when we were there in April. We found it very interesting. The view from the top is wonderful!

Thank Pattyjo98
Reviewed 26 March 2016

If you're into castles (and I am) Fumone is well worth the detour. Perched at the top of a pretty village, with beautiful gardens, and full of history, I enjoyed my afternoon visiting the castle immensely. This isn't a big property, so it can't be...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2016

Went with a local friend who knows the place. Lots of history and lots of things to discover and see in the rooms. Really loved the garden and the view from there.

Thank Maurice2103
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We were very lucky to have a guy from Rome translate the tour information for us. It was a very interesting place with some very unusual exhibits and well worth a visit. Price a bit steep at €10 an adult, without a fortuitous translator, it...More

Thank GuyMetcalfe
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Wonderful historical place, full of stories to tell, from popes to knights. Magnificent view over the valley (well, it was built there just for commanding the area!)

Thank 4is
Reviewed 6 August 2015

The castle offers the opportunity to visit the cell where Pope Celestine, the Pope of the Great Refusal mention in Dante's Divine Comedy, was imprisoned and died. You can also enjoy a beautiful panorama over the surrounding countryside.

Thank Lupetta888
Reviewed 16 July 2015

I went in May and the opening time was merely a suggestion. The castle itself was fine, but nothing too memorable except maybe the wax covered boy that is thought to haunt the castle. The gardens, if better maintained, could be lovely, wiht some great...More

1  Thank aagourmet
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