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Amazing, spectacular view! You absolutely must see it! It is easy to reach it and there is a small... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Fabian B
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Berlin, Germany
Great view, modest price

Was staying close by so popped up for an evening to Populonia. The village itself is nice, but you... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
K8872QS
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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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Opening hour: From 1st April to mid October open every day from 10am to sunset From mid October to 31st March open on Saturday,Sunday and holyday from 10 to sunset
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Piazza Curzio Desideri, 57025 Populonia, Piombino, Italy
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+39 0565 182 8030
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Amazing, spectacular view! You absolutely must see it! It is easy to reach it and there is a small entrance fee. (€ 2,5)

Thank Fabian B
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Was staying close by so popped up for an evening to Populonia. The village itself is nice, but you would be silly not to go up the tower. The price is very modest and I thing for an extra euro or so you can also...More

Thank K8872QS
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The fee to enter is quite modest: 2.50 Euros. The most interesting part was just walking around the grounds: up and down the stairs (which are a little tricky) encountering a new view every couple of steps along the top. Definitely a site to take...More

1  Thank HoosierinNuremberg
Reviewed 11 June 2018

The view from the top of the castle is really an experience you have to see for yourself! It is not that hard to reach and is worth the small entrance fee. If you are in the area check it off your list!

Thank Tyler H
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

This place had been recommended to us, I googled it and it looked fairly dull. However we went out of curiosity.. it was actually very interesting and peaceful whilst there. The views are stunning. Definitely worth a visit .. well worth spending €2, 50 to...More

Thank lauradouglas150
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Cheap entry and worth it! The view on top is very nice. The stairs are quite difficult to walk on especially when you are tall. You have to crunch to get through them. Not so many stairs, 50??? Perhaps less. Walking around the walls is...More

Thank Peteruga
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We paid 7€ (2adults.3young kids) and got an epic view in return. The stairs to the tower are a bit steep for the youngest ones, so be ready to create a small queue.

Thank TimD3842
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Following the title of my review - jump there while passing by, you won't regret. It is a tiny village with a single street, a museum and a tower. You have to buy ticket to enter both, or buy only Tower ticket as we did....More

Thank Evgenyr1981
Reviewed 6 November 2016

While being in Tuscany we went to visiting the castle & the tower. For a small fee you can enter this great sightseeing & enjoying the great view from the tower (or castle in general). For a little extra fee you'll get the combi-ticket allowing...More

Thank 665alex666
Reviewed 5 August 2016

With two small kids was quite tricky to reach the top. The stairs inside the tower are sometimes narrow and steep. But the view and the walkways on this castle are worthy! Great attraction!

Thank geoch1
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