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La Rocca

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Well worth the climb

Or if not use the incredible moving escalators that go up and down the city. Views are amazing from... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
186273Traveller
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Great views over the valley of Spoleto. The courtyards are interesting to view. The climb to the... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
stephenr1951
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

A small collection of Roman and Other artifacts. The castle itself is majestic, imposing and will satisfying your need to see an old fortification.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Long walk up hill to get here, amazing views and contents. Found the travel actor and elevator the next day. Much less fatiguing.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

There are a few variations on how to get up to the top. We opted for the more adventurous option and walked the trail up the right side. Incredible views of the city and valley below as well the aqueduct. The fort is not that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

The fortress that stands at the top of the Sant’Elia hill, overlooking the city of Spoleto, was a part of the fortification system built by Pope Innocent VI to strengthen the military power and the Church’s authority in the papal states of the central Italy....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Or if not use the incredible moving escalators that go up and down the city. Views are amazing from the castle but the surprise is inside and unexpected. Not like any other castle or fort I had seem before. A real effort has been made...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This is perhaps the easiest Rocca to access as escaltors and lifts have been installed. Great views from up here and some interesting art work, some frescoes and general history. There is an entrance fee.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Great views over the valley of Spoleto. The courtyards are interesting to view. The climb to the Rocca is strenuous, though there is an elevator present.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank stephenr1951
Reviewed 6 July 2018

A nice walk up to the Rocca from Spoleto and well worth it to see the fortress and views . As you approach the fortress you can see the bridge of Towers on one side . It was built in the 14 th century &...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Phil570
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We visited the Rocca to wander around the grounds and enjoy the views given its position perched at the top of Sant'Elia hill overlooking Spoleto. We did not actually enter the rocca itself which houses a museum- for which there is a fee. We took...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Anuj_Mithani
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We had a combined ticket with the duomo so couldn’t miss not going and so pleased we did - even though we had to go back because it was shut for lunch. It was quiet so we were really lucky in that we were able...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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