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Rocca Sillana

Localita San Dalmazio, Pomarance, Italy
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very good guided tour (in English)

My husband and I visited during a heatwave in June, and were the only visitors that afternoon. The... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2015
1Magnus
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Scotland
Wasted trip

The road to Rocca Sillana is not for the faint hearted. There is then a very steep hillside track... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2015
Kirk H
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
19 Jul 2015
“very good guided tour (in English)”
25 Jun 2015
“Wasted trip”
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Reviewed 19 July 2015

My husband and I visited during a heatwave in June, and were the only visitors that afternoon. The guide did a tour specially for the two of us, in English. We found his information really interesting - thank you for explaining everything!

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Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

The road to Rocca Sillana is not for the faint hearted. There is then a very steep hillside track up the side of the hill (about 15 minutes) so not for small kids, the elderly or anyone with mobility issues. And then, when you reach...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2015

One can see the Rocca Sillana from 20 or 30 kilometers away.It towers high up over the countryside and everyone says " we,ll have to go up there " but not everyone does.The view from the Rocca Sillana makes it worth it, the building itself...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2014

Getting to the Rocca Sillana is NOT easy. A rough climb that seems to take forever. The place in itself more than repays you for the effort. Restoration wasn't done as properly as it should but the scenery is magical. You can feel the centuries...More

Thank Luca B
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Reviewed 18 August 2014

Before you go there, be sure the castle is open. When we were there in August 2014 it was open on saturday, sunday and monday but only from (about) 4pm. and only accesible with a guide. We were there already at 11 trying to avoid...More

Thank Frank V
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Reviewed 8 August 2014

The fact that it was closed at 15.20 and we were not allowed to enter until 16.00, despite the fact that we had walked up and the attendant was already there. We walked back down the hill and got an ice cream instead.

Thank Tiffy S
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