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Breathtaking views

Bring your camera, sunhat, and serenity. A bit of a walk, but well worth it for the views. These... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2018
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Stunning views and historic interest

A must do when visiting haraki .long walk but photograph opportunities abound. Classic building... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Gordon S
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All reviews haraki bay stunning views great walk worth the climb well worth the effort walk up ruins trainers hill trodden shoes goats structure heat adventure knights route
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Reviewed 23 December 2018

Bring your camera, sunhat, and serenity. A bit of a walk, but well worth it for the views. These are ruins so don't expect Camelot. Enjoy the views and use your imagination.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank sharalDc
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

The way this fortress it lighted during night, makes Haraki village a magnificent place. It adds a lot to the atmosphere at night. During daytime a climb on it asked for early morning effort, good shoes with grip and enough to drink while climbing the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank alidav2013
Reviewed 12 October 2018

A must do when visiting haraki .long walk but photograph opportunities abound. Classic building structure giving a feel for the work that was taken in such fortification processes.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gordon S
Reviewed 30 September 2018

The castle is pretty much ruined - there are only a few segments of outer walls and a cistern inside left. And it feels that it's not a point of attraction for many people - we saw only 3 other people while we were there....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank IrenaAneri
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

You must walk Up here, after all It’s part of history. Great walk , wear good flat shoes or trainers. The views are outstandingly beautiful and breathtaking. From the top you can see for miles. Watch out for the local goats, they’ve all Over.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place. In the summer you need to go at the beginning or the end of the day, as it’s a bit of a climb in the heat. What a fantastic place to visit though, well worth the effort. It’s a shame that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nickbarraclough
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Well worth the climb. The views from the top at stunning. It’s a tough road up to the to top and shoes needed NOT flip flops. Don’t forget your c@mera!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank spartington84
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We visited this place during way back from Lindos to our hotel in Kolymbia. Castle is placed on the hill near Haraki bay. It is hard to get to the top, route is not clear and obvious. Ruins gives impression of being completely neglected and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Bartosz N
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We accidentally found this hill-top castle while my wife and I walked north to Haraki beach from our hotel (Atrium Palace). The ascent was so worthwhile, we came back the next day with our kids (8 and 12) and another adult relative. They all thoroughly...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank Naveen T
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

View is worth for trouble! If You visit in Lindos by car, it is not very far away from the main road! Not so much visitors, so it felt like a little adventure.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank JennaA417
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