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Castello di Arechi, Salerno

Categories: Ruins, Castles, Tourist Spots
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3.9/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web
Overlooking Salerno at a height of 300 meters (985 feet) is Castello di Arechi. From here, enjoy a full view of the city and the Gulf of Salerno. Built during the sixth century, the settlement has been traced to Norman, Angevin, and Aragonese styles. The castle is currently used to host exhibitions and conferences, and can be entered for free every day except Monday. If you're heading there by bus, be sure to note the timetable for your return before heading off. Using our international travel planner, Salerno attractions like Castello di Arechi can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • I wanted a Visual of Salerno as a postcard, and the castle of Arechi let me. The scenery is very impressive as it is quiet and clean air you breathe can sip a coffee and admire the artistic beauty of nature!
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  • Easy to find Salerno exit coming from salerno. Turn left and climb up to the Castle. Refurbished but not maintained to perfection could become a jewel for tourists. The Museum interior very nice costs 4 euros. I was unable to use the outdoor restaurant because it was raining. But what little I ate nice bar was good. The bathrooms could be treated better.
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  • The views of Salerno from the castle are spectacular, and the castle is fun to explore on your own. There is a small museum which is interesting but doesn't take long to go through. We took the #19 bu...  read more »
  • The view is incredible here. The museum is a little steep in price but walking through the castle is totally worth it.
  • A splendid example of Lombard fortification although erected on a former Roman castrum is 300 meters high on the Hill Bonadies overlooking the Gulf of Salerno, may use with privatised whose gastronomic receptive activities often get confused in the ratings and reviews to those on the structure as a cultural heritage and ask him to leave on this tab. The panorama visible coming out of a special elevator built inside the ancient structure and which makes it possible to access directly to the main deck require a visit.
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  • A beautiful location, great for weddings and large parties, especially in summer.
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  • A unique place, is a paradise to visit where observe Salerno and surroundings from above ... is like living a fairy tale
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  • Seen from Castello Arechi offers extraordinary views of the city and the Gulf of Salerno. In summer becomes the location for representing Heaven must be a reason!
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