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Bargin at €5

I really enjoyed this castle. The views from the wall and towers was amazing. The lemon trees were... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
adam s
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Great views from the Towers

The Castle at Torri is great value at €5 to see the exhibits and explore the towers. There is a... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Ceejay22013
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Lancashire, UK
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All reviews an hour worth a visit local history lake garda piece of history entrance fee stunning views very interesting museum local fishing english translation lemon grove understand why fishing industry olive oil great value castle tower
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We were on our last day staying in Torri del Benaco and wondering how to spend our time. We decided to visit the Scaliger Castle, which only cost a small amount for entrance fee ( especially as a Senior). There were some interesting exhibits based...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed this castle. The views from the wall and towers was amazing. The lemon trees were pretty impressive as well. For €5 you can't fault it, yes the exhibits inside the castle are only in Italian or German but you get the gist...More

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

The Castle at Torri is great value at €5 to see the exhibits and explore the towers. There is a lot of information and video footage at each level but only in Italian and German which was disappointing. Many of the exhibits you can work...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ceejay22013
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Great views. Interesting exhibits- especially the current WW1. Amazing orangerie. 5 Euros Discounts for students. Big car park right next door

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

A pleasant interesting place to spend a few hours or so. The views over Sirmione and Lake Garda from the castle are great especially for anyone keen on photography. The exhibition boards are informative and easy to follow. We spent over 2 hours visiting as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BobLynne
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Had a very nice 45 minutes walking round the castle. Very well laid out with stunning views of the town and lake. Great value at 5 euros

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

This castle, set on the edge of Torri is good value for money at only 5 euro. There are lots of interesting displays. They mostly cover local history and displays and equipment related to the local industries of fishing and olive oil production. There is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

We weren't sure about our visit here, but worth looking at. Not expensive. Fabulous views over Torri. Not a big place so will not take you long, but very well done. No english translations but that didn't put us off.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mark G
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Castle was very interesting and has great view over lake . The rooms have displays of war , olive oil making and fishing .

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank blackfive
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Third day on lake garda spent in Torri del Benaco and visited this historic castle - very good price 5 Euro each for entrance - get given map with route as do not to miss anything - lovely museum inside shame no audio in English...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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