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An very interesting sight, a look into the past. But could be a future place of interest if... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Jóhannes S
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Excellent Fort great views of the Estuary!

After an interesting drive from Ferrol down some very challenging roads you arrive at the entrance... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Bath, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Needs rehabilitation but provides useful information. It was interesting to understand how Ferrol was defended

Thank SaraB8487
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

An very interesting sight, a look into the past. But could be a future place of interest if repaired and rebuild.

Thank Jóhannes S
Reviewed 30 September 2017

After an interesting drive from Ferrol down some very challenging roads you arrive at the entrance to the Fort with some parking. However the Fort is closed during some parts of the day; it opened at 4.00 pm. The Fort inside is very large with...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Well worth a visit just for the views of the harbor entrance and to learn a little about the history of this important port, that has featured in so many events in the history of Spain.

Thank Ray V
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The road to get there is so narrow that if you meet other cars then someone has to back up of leave the road. Worse when passing through the villages. The good thing is the passengers get some great view, the driver can only look...More

2  Thank BrianMeit
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Obviously you shouldn't miss it if you visit Ferrol. A very beautiful castle where you can live a part from the area's history.

Thank George K
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We had spent several hours at Playa San Felipe so it was a natural progression to visit the castle. My wife likes castles so she enjoyed looking around but it didn't take more than half an hour. We would've been disappointed if we'd made the...More

1  Thank TheLegendWiltshire
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

It is very hard to get to this castle. For me i actually took a really long walk from my apartment all the way through the hilly road to the castle. Driving there could be interesting. 5 stars because once you are there it is...More

1  Thank Kristen S
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

If you see nothing else in Ferrol then you must visit the Castle. Just a tip, if you are in a motorhome take the bus or taxi. Taxi from Sports Centre Motorhome parking just 20€ return. Really narrow road and really low balconies, lowest 2.5m....More

4  Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 28 August 2016

The history of this castle (or fort) is very interesting,in combination with the twin fort across the river, it was the perfect protection of that era. Even though its rustic appearance, the view of the river is beautiful.

Thank PMLama
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