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Spectacular island view.

The castle grounds had closed for the day by the time we arrived but there is a path through the... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
taskerob
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Stunning views

We got a taxi to the top and funny little sightseeing train back down, while up there we sat in one... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
kalimo
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London, United Kingdom
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“pine trees” (11 reviews)
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Zakynthos Town, Greece
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

The castle grounds had closed for the day by the time we arrived but there is a path through the woods just below and to the left of the castle which leads to the cliff edge at the end of the woods. It only takes...More

Thank taskerob
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We got a taxi to the top and funny little sightseeing train back down, while up there we sat in one of the little taverna's for lunch, slightly more expensive than in town but you expect this as you are paying for the view. Like...More

Thank kalimo
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Bohali Castle is a nice tourist attraction in Zakynthos. As it is called a castle, we expected something like that. However, it's more a fortress. On top of the fortress you get stunning panoramic views of Zakynthos town, and also the serenity and fresh air...More

Thank Taborski87
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Bohali Castle is one of the best tourist attractions in Zakynthos. This old Venetian fortress offers not only stunning panoramic views of Zante town, but also serenity and fresh air of pine forest. It’s such a pleasure to walk here enjoying surrounding beauties and taking...More

Thank Xenia_Serene
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing panoramic views from the top. Steep climb up but there is a train that can take you most of the way. €4 to enter, cafes & tavernas at the top for refreshments. Well worth it.

Thank Stewart E
Reviewed 2 October 2017

It's a nice place, but there are only ruins of the castle left and they charge 4 euros per person. It was a nice stroll and the view from the top is stunning!

Thank AnaLMS86
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit the views of zante at the top are well worth the climb and it's only 4 euros to get in. A easy way to get there from laganas or kalamaki is to take the fun train it's 11 euros it takes...More

Thank andyacky
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I never realised there was a castle overlooking Zakynthos town. We took the Fun Train from Kalamaki to Zakythos town to visit Bohali Castle. It is a pretty steep walk from the drop-off point to the castle. My recommendation is to wear sensible footwear as...More

1  Thank Sutherland59
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

On our first visit, we arrived at 2.32 pm only to find that the last admission is 2.30 pm. Our second visit we arrived at 1.55 pm, only to find that they were closing at 2.00 pm that day. Third time lucky and thank goodness...More

Thank holidaymanWashington
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Could be better maintained . You need a car to access it. Nice views around . rather small . Full of trees and green

Thank Vasilios C
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tiamariad26
16 September 2016|
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Response from Lisa E | Reviewed this property |
Since we took wrong on the time and days I doubt I am the one who answer the openinh hours. But I'd believe you can take that in, in a smaller bag or something. I took my camerabag in and there were no problems.
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tiamariad26
8 August 2016|
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Response from Geoff H | Reviewed this property |
I think the other answers have this covered but I would echo what they have said. If I were coming from the town then I would probably take a taxi there, or enjoy the lovely walk up through the trees (if you can find the... More
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