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All reviews under renovation main hall with great sea views southern tip map room renovations are complete small museum old fortress worth a visit entrance fee southern end interesting visit nice walk ortigia island guided tour exhibition ramparts
This medieval castle sits on a very picturesque coastal area of the town. The architecture is remarkable for its time. I didn't go inside so I'm not sure if the ticket and interior tours are worth it or not.
Old castle without a lot of description anywhere. Most of the castle was closed to general public, but great view of Ortigia when at the furthest point. 4 EURO per person.. less for students. A bit of a hike if you aren't on the island...More
We were looking forward to exploring a fort and learning about its history but we were deeply disappointed. It may be improved by providing more information about its history. Yes, the views are nice but you can get very nice views around town.
This is an impressive castle from the outside approached by a large paved area. You can see how it commanded the entrance to the massive harbour to protect the city. We did not go inside as there were plenty of other attractions to see in...More
From the tickets desk, you really wonder why you have to pay to see this castle. Do not be fooled, there is far more here than an initial look shows.
Firstly, it is a truly big place – much bigger than it appears from the...More
We were staying on the Island of Ortygia for a few days and Castello Maniace was a must-see for us.
As an aside the walk to the Castle is also very nice.
Castello Maniace is a castle (or fortress) which is located at the far...More