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Castello Caetani

Via della Fortezza, 04013 Sermoneta, Italy
+39 0773 30008
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Garden of Ninfa and Sermoneta Day Trip from Rome
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
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“castle” (11 reviews)
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Via della Fortezza, 04013 Sermoneta, Italy
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+39 0773 30008
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Have been to this castle twice. The massiveness of it is just amazing. The tour takes you through all the various buildings and explains the history of each section. From when it was first built, to when the Borgias took it over, and then when...More

Thank Stella D
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Visiting this town and castle is like taking a step back in time. My only regret is that there wasn't an English tour. You are required to join the tour group there is no wondering on your own.

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I took a small group to visit the castle.I pre booked a guide online since the opening times seemed rather erratic.We had a good guided tour and enjoyed the views from the top.The castle dominates the town and is worth a visit for the photo...More

Thank jeanann1485
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Sadly the castle was closed the day I decided to go. Tripadvisor did warn me of that, but I decided to go see the town anyway. It is such an amazing place. The locals have kept this wonderful, beautiful small town as it was in...More

Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 28 October 2016

My wife and I joined an Italian-speaking group to tour this lovely castle. Whilst we only picked up bits of the guide description, there were others in the group with enough English to fill in the gaps. The castle was surprisingly extensive having been added...More

Thank Kiwitravellers_47
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is a perfect example of what a castle should be for a child. Perched right on top of the hill in Sermoneta it commands 360 degree views of the surrounding countryside. It is quite a feat to get to the castle entrance as you...More

Thank bionicbooth
Reviewed 24 December 2015

A castle from the 13th century, a strategic point between Rome and Naples, a military fortress build and rebuild by a pope and the Caetani family, even the Borgia family. The main tower hosts the tent-bed of the lord of the castle in perfect state....More

Thank Simona C
Reviewed 20 November 2015

This castle which dominates the hill town of Sermoneta is the former residence of the ruling Caetani family. It is a magnificent and well-maintained medieval castle within steps of the town's piazza. It offers a fascinating story of the strategic importance of the town in...More

Thank chaim s
Reviewed 5 August 2014

What a unique experience to stroll through a medieval village still functioning today. The structures are old but the people are modern. The castle was fun to tour and the village nostalgic to walk through. No cars are allowed inside - the streets are too...More

Thank Russ C
Reviewed 8 January 2013

Worth the visit especially with good weather for the view. Guided tours available. Hours available online: http://www.comunedisermoneta.it/?page_id=240

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