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superb view of entire region

go up on a clear day and you'll see snow capped mountains on one side and the mediterranean sea on... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2019
La Massana Parish, Andorra
Lovely walk

What a beautiful walk with some breath taking views. Don’t forget to take a good pair of shoes... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Chambery, France
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| Situated at the summit of Montgri Mountain, at an altitude of 302 m, 17257 Torroella de Montgri, Spain
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All reviews proper footwear hiking boots don t forget nice hike fantastic views worth the effort worth the climb four walls summit path hill hikers hat trek rocks emporda cistern
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Reviewed 6 January 2019

go up on a clear day and you'll see snow capped mountains on one side and the mediterranean sea on the other ! Well worth the excursion.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MMG M
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful walk with some breath taking views. Don’t forget to take a good pair of shoes though. Those rocks are sharp and pointy on your way back down. It’s an easy walk to do with kids.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Wonderful walk uphill taking about 40 minutes. On arrival the views are outstanding across the bay towards the Medas islands and to the south along the coast.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Yvonne F
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Nice hiking to the castle at the top of a hill not too far from the sea, which make the hike still bearable on hot day. It's not a hard walk, but it does not have shade, and can get very hot, so bring enough...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Joce01
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Fantastic views Review of Camping Castell Montgri Reviewed yesterday via mobile Not really much to add to previous reviews other than to confirm the views are fantastic! The path is not much of a path at times and although I’m not an experienced hiker managed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank johnfer14
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

The castle is in the top of a hill. It was never finished. What is worth are the fantastic view over Amporda region. I suggest to go in a clear day, late afternoon. Take good shoes, the way is full of rocks. It takes roughly...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank PhileasFoggdelBorn
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Worth the effort! Not an easy hike even though I exercise daily. I agree with the other reviewers who suggest good shoes or hiking boots, a hat and extra water. But the castle and view at the top are worth the effort. Just lovely. But...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KatyNC
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I had great fun with my 4 & 10yr olds climbing to the Cassel de Montgrí, but it did take us four hours to get up and back! As you get higher the track is very rocky and quite uneven, making it hard going for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Let's be honest my wife went right up to the castle and said it was worth the climb, I insisted that the plants growing on the hillside needed looking at so I only went halfway up!

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Austropotamobius
Reviewed 14 March 2018

So as you drive through the province of Girona, Spain you'll be able to see this distant castle on a high hilltop from almost anywhere you go. It's Montgri Castle and it will certainly arouse your curiosity. The hike is strenuous but not very long....More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Brady H
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