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breathtaking views

Of all the many castello's in the Parma surroundings, we recommend visiting this one in particular... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
eelco2013
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Astonishing castle

If you are in the area, visit this well preserved gem! Suitable for families with kids, beautiful... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Erinn78
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Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Of all the many castello's in the Parma surroundings, we recommend visiting this one in particular. The views are breathtaking (on a sunny and clear day). This 15th century fortress has recently been painstakingly restored and houses various unexpectedly elegant rooms. It's possible to stroll...More

Thank eelco2013
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

If you are in the area, visit this well preserved gem! Suitable for families with kids, beautiful frescoes and breathtaking views. Free entrance for kids open every morning.

Thank Erinn78
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

I went to visit the castle in the late July 2018. And the place was gorgeous (like almost everything in this region)! Can’t recall the weekday, but anyways the castle closed super early (4-6pm) so you should totally check the opening hours before going there!...More

Thank mimosaava
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We visited the Castello with friends from Parma. Overall, it's an interesting place, but there are so many interesting places in the region this doesn't really stand out. The views are great and the Castello has some interesting history. Worth a visit if you are...More

Thank Cruzer20
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

What a castle not easy to find it. Inside there is nothing, it is more a view and contest of the parma hills.

Thank Marco P
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Beatiful architecture nice landscape for a building describing the nice story of two lovers. To be seen their bedroom the golden chamber

1  Thank PF P
Reviewed 15 February 2018

I have taken the U.S. Pizza Team to this Castle every year for the last 5 years for a dinner on Sunday evening. We were finally able to get there early enough to tour it a few years ago. Beautiful architecture inside and the views...More

1  Thank Brian H
Reviewed 14 October 2017

It is easy to see why this is a World Heritage Site. We were lucky to go in late September when there were no crowds. We parked up by the castle (alternative is to park below and walk up if the upper lot is full)....More

2  Thank lncclc
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Not the biggest castle I've ever seen, but definitely among the most interesting. Despite its small size, you find yourself spending a long time admiring the amazing wall and ceiling paintings. You park at the bottom of the hill, but it's an easy hike up,...More

1  Thank Isambard40
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We went on a guided tour of the Castle. I was glad that we did a guided tour because the story of the Castle is fabulous and I would have missed that if I toured the castle on my own. The castle is well preserved...More

2  Thank TravelJer
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I drove there. Did not notice any train station - this is a very agricultural place in the country, and not near an urban centre. There must be a bus that can bring you there. Sorry I do not have more specific information... More
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