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Address: Via Salita alla Rocca, City of San Marino, San Marino
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Zu dem Mauerring von San Marino gehören drei Türme. der erste Turm ist der...

Zu dem Mauerring von San Marino gehören drei Türme. der erste Turm ist der Guita

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San Marino at its best

Copy everything written about San Marino to all reviews its just a wonderful place and worth going out of way to visit--stay 2-3 nights to see & embrace all it has to offer.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 November 2016
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Brisbane
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Copy everything written about San Marino to all reviews its just a wonderful place and worth going out of way to visit--stay 2-3 nights to see & embrace all it has to offer.

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Peterborough
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Only two of the three fortresses/towers at the peak of San Marino City are accessible. It is a steep climb to both but well worth the effort. The views across the state, to Rimini and the Adriatic, are just amazing There is a decent amount of historical information available within the fortresses and the cost of entry is very reasonable.... More 

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Salzburg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

For a fan of medieval times, it was a must for me to visit the tower. You can walk along the wall inside the Guaita yard and enjoy a beautiful view over Adria (weather permitting) and Cesta.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This peak houses the first tower and is well worth a short visit. You can get a discounted pass to see five sights and museums in the city, making them all affordable. The tower is most interesting and you can get a great view over the surrounding area to the east, the city to the west and the second tower... More 

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Palm Bch Grdns, Fl
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

A real challenge should you attempt to climb to the top of the tower. Stairs, ramps and more stairs, and then a metal rung ladder disappearing into a narrow slot and darkness above. Only for the "strong will" visitors and or the younger ones. Otherwise a very pleasant adventure to see the history of the occupants of the tower. English... More 

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Minsk, Belarus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

The sight definitely worth the visit. Stunning views are opened for visitors from the top of the mountain. No need in special tracking stuff. Everything is easily accessible and it's a nice and pleasant walk you can't miss.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We visited San Marino whilst staying in the area. The ticket to climb both towers and see the museums is €10.50 with €1.50 returned if you give them the access card back at the end. Worth the money to climb the two towers and the museums offer a wide range of weapons and armour. Consider how they built these constructions... More 

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Let's face it, it's gorgeous, but the old city of San Marinois a bit like Disneyland, except with shops full of counterfeit products and weapons. The old castle is however the crowning glory of the place. The first tower is the closest to the city and the easiest to access (although I'm sure that the ladder leading to the top... More 

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scottsdale
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Statue of Liberty in the middle of the square is a marble sculpture of a warrior as the symbol of freedom. The head is covered with three towers, standing for the fortified City of San Marino. The square is where all celebrations are held and the views are terrific.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

The first tower or Guaita was built in or around the 10th century. It has nice lower fortifications that you can walk along and the upper levels and the very top of the tower is accessed through a vertical staircase with a hatch at the top to climb out of. Once out , there are more civilised staircases to the... More 

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