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Castello Monforte

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A must visit if your in Campobasso

Its not a tourist destination, but it is a must do if you are in Campobasso. A brief visit will be... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Romano489
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Derby, United Kingdom
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Castle is located in top of the hill of Campobasso city. There is a free entrance and you can... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Alessandro A
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Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful stroll from Teatro Savoia up to the castle. It took a good 30 minutes to walk up steep alleys and stairs. What great view once up there . We were rewarded with a couple of natural water fountains. The history is amazing from...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Its not a tourist destination, but it is a must do if you are in Campobasso. A brief visit will be fine, just include it on your itinerary for the day.

Thank Romano489
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Castle is located in top of the hill of Campobasso city. There is a free entrance and you can visit the main court as well ascend to the chemin de guarde. If you are there can worth a visit.

Thank Alessandro A
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Small castle with beautiful panorama of Campobasso province. Windy n peaceful. Fountain for drinking water. A historic church infront of the castle. A soothing track to walk down to the historic center of Campobasso surrounds the castle with alot of trees. Car access also with...More

Thank Maaz H
Reviewed 22 May 2018

A small but amazing piece of Campobasso's history! We stumbled upon the castle which had beautiful views of the rest of the city. A must see when visiting Campobasso.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

just a beautiful panoramic view of the city nothing more. could be much more enjoyable if they work a little telling more of story of the castle

Thank Joao P
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Built in 1450, you can walk up from the city center and entry is free. Commanding views of the surrounding area and the city, well worth 2-3 hours of wandering around and exploring.

Thank tonitone
Reviewed 4 November 2017

The castle is well worth visiting especially with a guide to tell more of the history of the city of Campobasso and the castle itself. Having been built on top of the hill, the castle overlooks the city and surrounding areas and offers a fantastic...More

Thank Bulibubu
Reviewed 21 October 2017

A must do in a visit to Campobasso; you can walk up there from the historic center or drive up (free parking). I have done both a few times. At 790 meters above see level this former Norman castle was seriously damaged by the earthquake...More

Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The remains of the Castle over look Campobasso, the region of Molise's capital. The Castle Monforte was built in 1450. Beside the castle is the Church Santa Maria Maggiore as pictured below , erected in the 11th century and rebuilt in 1525. Inside the old...More

Thank Joyce P
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