Castel dell'Ovo, Naples

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Enjoy the views from the seaside Castel dell'Ovo, the oldest standing fortification in Naples. Its name comes from a legend that a sorcerer placed a magical egg in the foundation of the castle. If the egg breaks, the building supposedly will be destroyed, and Naples will experience a series of disastrous events. Study the tiled map of the landscape to identify the many landmarks you can see. Arrange your visit to Castel dell'Ovo and discover more family-friendly attractions in Naples using our Naples trip planning app .
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  • Beautiful walls with a view of the Gulf, wonderful place to watch the sun setting over the Vesuvius and the sea shines in Naples. Free admission.
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  • A castle by the sea. Its more like a fortress, and nothing inside the castle. Free admission. On top of the castle you can seea beautiful scenic area of Naples.  more »
  • What can I say, this place is beautiful and charming, with breathtaking views of the Bay of Naples, I recommend to visit at all, eye if you with strollers, there are many steps to visit, but still there is also elevator access.
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  • Awesome service and quality of local food, if you go there say hi to Antonio :)
  • Average food, expensive for quality and Service. Tax for sitting Outside. Redicolous
  • - rude service - awful food - service is included in the bill An employee tried to get more people into the restaurant and gets more and more angry when walk by.
  • Only negativity that accept only cash payment ... and if you're not you can't consume ... Nowadays qst in a tourist place cannot happen.
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  • One of the oldest castles located in a setting between sea and Sun, impressive human remains that can be observed through a glass paivento
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