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La Fortezza di Monte Altura

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Address: strada per Porto Rafael, Punta Sardegna, 07020, Palau, Sardinia, Italy
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Sweeping view

Did not manage to visit the Fortezza die Monte Altura itself, but enjoyed the sweeping view from the observation platform overlooking Isola Maddalena and many more close by... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2014
Andreas H
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Vienna, Austria
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Vienna, Austria
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Reviewed 22 August 2014

Did not manage to visit the Fortezza die Monte Altura itself, but enjoyed the sweeping view from the observation platform overlooking Isola Maddalena and many more close by islands, even Corsica can be seen from here.

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Vicenza, Italy
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Reviewed 21 June 2014

The fort dominates the city of Palau, impossible not to notice. Beautiful landscape, you can see La Maddalena and many islands nearby. A piece of history preserved in the rock. The fort can be visited only with a guide, Ilene explained with great care and details (first in Italian and then in English) for 45 minutes, for a total of... More 

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Modena, Italy
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Reviewed 2 June 2012

It's nice to visit this XIX century fortress, used even in both World Wars but never attacked. On the top you can see a wonderful view of Palau. La Maddalena and Corsica.

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