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Fortezza Orsini

Parco Archeologico Citta del Tufo | Piazza della fortezza 1, 58010, Sorano, Italy
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Medieval & Renaissance architecture

We enjoyed exploring the grounds of this ancient castle. Entry is free and you can access it at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lozzygirl
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Incredible fortress perched on a 100m high tufo peak.

Incredible fortress sitting on a 100m high tufo, with views across the valley to troglodyte... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2016
aethena l
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Province of Pisa, Italy
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Parco Archeologico Citta del Tufo | Piazza della fortezza 1, 58010, Sorano, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed exploring the grounds of this ancient castle. Entry is free and you can access it at the top of via di montorio by steps leading up on the left or drive further up the hill (about 2km) to an area of free parking...More

Thank lozzygirl
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Incredible fortress sitting on a 100m high tufo, with views across the valley to troglodyte dwellings, plenty of information on Orsini family and Sarona as a whole

Thank aethena l
Reviewed 8 May 2016

WE had a very nice tour there with a lovely guide from the museum. Interesting for history and architecture lovers.

Thank E R
Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

What a very interesting tour of the fort and the complexity of the battlements built in the 15th century. Quite interesting about the entrance to the castle, the fortifications if attacked, the connections underground between the forts, etc.

Thank Joel K
Reviewed 7 January 2015

We were staying at the hotel, so we decided to take a tour of the fortress and museum. It was €4/pp, which was very reasonable for the length of the tour. We had a great guide and toured top to bottom. There were a few...More

2  Thank Jennifer F
Reviewed 26 March 2013

My 4 year old had a ball and as a result so did we! We slept in the hotel part of the fortress and in the morning with had breakfast with delicious chocolate filled crossiants and a cafe latte. I totally reccomend the tour of...More

1  Thank Mary I
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