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Nobels , Knights and dungeons

Interesting visit to this Castle overlooking and old medevil town in the middle of hills and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Machet
A castle in Ribera

The castle has a great view, although the visit is fast and with little surprising things to see... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
Sylvio M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting visit to this Castle overlooking and old medevil town in the middle of hills and valleys . Houses the regional wine museum with tours of the castle available every hour . Tours are in Spanish only and views are wonderful , some steep stairs...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Machet
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

The castle has a great view, although the visit is fast and with little surprising things to see. The guide was very nice, the steps to climb were miserable They close for siesta. Should be open the entire day

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sylvio M
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit but manage your expectations re the English also in a very good museum limited language beyond Spanish. Great views of the valley and very helpful reception staff

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

We were staying in Penafiel while doing some local wine tasting and took the opportunity to tour the Castillo. Interesting site, not huge so easy to see. Lots of steps but worth the effort to get to the top of the castle and view the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank knscott
Reviewed 29 September 2018

The Castle is worth a visit. Once parked you can go for a short walk and enjoy the views of the city below. Sightseeing is only possible with a guide. We choose to visit the wine museum. It is a compact meseum offering support with...More

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

It was a very pleasant visit, we enjoyed the nice views from up, our guid was friendly and good. They arrange visiting the Castillo, they show around.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Razantraveler
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

The Castle/Fort at Peñafiel was the most interesting and enjoyable Fort I’ve visited across Portugal and Spain. A guided tour in Spanish, with a brochure for other languages, is the only way visitors can go inside it. It’s well worth a visit and the very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sarinag2014
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Only 20 minutes from Valladolid is the town of Peñafiel with its Castle on a small hill. The view of the town and its surroundings is spectacular, especially the view of the vineyards bathed by the famous Duero River, one of the most important Spain's...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank TravelerPro62
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Peñafiel is a nice little village with a beautiful middle age castle on the top. It is well maintained and it also encloses the local wine museum sponsored by Protos, the famous local wine producer. The castle is quite small and the tour will last...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cyrille M
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Looks better from a distance, and the tour isn't worth paying for, especially as it is only available in Spanish. We didn't bother with the wine museum, having booked to visit several bodegas whilst in the area.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Gary H
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Response from hans-jaguar | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would like it much to give a positive answer on your question, but we did not got the opportunity to enter into the castelo, so we do not know it you can get a hold on an audio gide in your language, but we do "think... More
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