Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Italy  /  Tuscany  /  Province of Arezzo  /  Poppi  /  Historic Sites  /  Castello dei Conti Guidi

Castello dei Conti Guidi, Poppi

4.6
#1 of 6 in Things to do in Poppi
Castle Tourist Spot
Tour small yet authentic Castello dei Conti Guidi, a 12th-century castle. Its hilltop position is F35above one of Italy's most beautiful villages. Pass through the castle walls by way of the Lion Gate into a large courtyard, noted for a 15th-century staircase, wooden balconies, and coats of arms decorating the walls. In the Chapel of the Giudi Counts, admire the frescoes of gospel stories painted by Giotto’s top student, Taddeo Gaddi. Inside the Rilliana Library, surround yourself with 25,000 ancient books, 800 medieval manuscripts, and 700 incunabula. Enjoy the view of the village and the Casentino Apennines from the top of the bell tower. With our international travel planner, Poppi attractions like Castello dei Conti Guidi can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
Create an itinerary including Castello dei Conti Guidi
map

Plans in Poppi by other users

15 days in Province of Arezzo BY A USER FROM NORWAY July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Province of Arezzo BY A USER FROM CANADA July, teens, kids, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Province of Arezzo & Province of Siena BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in Province of Arezzo BY A USER FROM FRANCE May, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Province of Arezzo BY A USER FROM ISRAEL June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 24 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA March, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 2 days in Poppi BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 36 days in Tuscany BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Brest & Province of Arezzo BY A USER FROM ITALY April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 51 days in Italy, Nice & Cornwall BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Tuscany BY A USER FROM ITALY November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 44 days in Tuscany BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Plan your trip to Poppi

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Poppi

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
TripAdvisor
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
549 reviews
Google
4.6
  • Visited this place for a wedding, that's where my bestfriend got married. it was absolutely perfect, and the view was breath taking.  more »
  • This is a castle set on high, so the views are excellent. Unfortunately most of the castle was closed due to filming but what we saw was very interesting. It is not busy so you can saunter around and ...  more »
  • If you are nearby you will need to reserve some time to visit this castle. Very nice settings and well preserved. compulsory.  more »
Google
  • Castello di Poppi has a great history. Loved the prisons which you enter where you really feel the history. Could come right from an episode of GOT!
  • Great cafe right next to the castle and good views all around. A glass of wine at the castle is 1.5 euro
  • You should visit it. Very nice place with fantastic views...
  • Worth a visit! Fantastic view!
  • Top