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Worth the Hike for the View & History

We had been prepared for serious hike uphill but the walls came quicker than we expected so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
charlestownboy
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Tonbridge
Beautiful view and great perspective

Beautiful view of the coastline and city. Interesting perspective on the cost of fixing and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AEUyehara
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Fairfax, Virginia
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Hilltop with fine views from the harbor's western promontory across the town's red-tiled roofs and church spires and over the Carenage.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Conquering a steep climb through the capital's streets to the fort; it was well worth the effort. The local history is fascinating and as a retired RN serviceman who was off the coast in 1983, the events which took place here was educational. The views...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been prepared for serious hike uphill but the walls came quicker than we expected so eminently doable. If the journey is started from the Careenage side you can fortify yourself with a drink in one of the 2 excellent bars before setting off...More

Thank charlestownboy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you really want to see a beautiful view, there is the place to be. The beautiful blue Caribbean sea be seen in all its glory. Lots of history there also.

Thank Sondra L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful view of the coastline and city. Interesting perspective on the cost of fixing and maintaining a historical structure. Part of me says leave it as is...to show the impact of weather and time. Part of me says invest adn improve. It's a stunning location.

Thank AEUyehara
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went on this site just off a cruise ship walking distance from the port ....very nice view of the port and the harbour on the other side

Thank Aliyyah m
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Seeing the fort is a must if nothing else for the views. They're spectacular of the city, bay and beaches below. It's a fairly quick climb, pay a $2 entrance fee. Walking the interior of the fort is all outside. Knowing the history of it...More

1  Thank IsleMon_Bob
Reviewed 6 September 2018

A must see in the wonderful town of St. George. If you are up to it the walk to the top is great, if not hop in a taxi and enjoy one of the most breathtaking views in Granada. Such a piece of history for...More

1  Thank cf612016
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Well worth the walk up the hill from town! If you want some gorgeous photos of the island you can’t beat the view from here. Great exercise too!

Thank FLAparent
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Close to the cruise port, a short but pretty steep climb will get you up to the old fort. A small entry fee allows you to walk around at leisure. The views back to the cruise ships and over the town and surrounds are fantastic....More

Thank Aglassortwo
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Easy access to this tourist site can be reached via taxi or on foot if you are active. Lots and lots of history, cool cannons still in place, a view of the harbor and some of the city and more to give you a sense...More

Thank Cindy G
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