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St George's Castle

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are still many parts to this beautiful castle which iare carefully explained simply in the legend as you walk up through the entrance gate.Sensible shoes are a must as you're following in the steps if ancient warriors who did not understand flip-flops! Free entrance...More

Thank Felicity J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We all enjoyed our wander around the castle enjoying the visual history and the panarma all around. All that is needed is some information on its history.

Thank Ian F
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We used this as a respite from the midday sun. We took a packed lunch and had it in the shade of the castle. The castle doesn't take long to walk round, it's worth a wander round with great views from the top. As many...More

Thank BluePurrl
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

My 2 young grandsons wanted to visit this very prominent castle near Argostoli Airport. They had a great time running around the castle ruins. Fantastic views from the top. Two very friendly restaurants in the grounds. Free admission but closes at 3pm - bit early.

Thank Dennis K
Reviewed 17 August 2018

This castle is impressively sited. The views of Argostoli (NW) and Zakynthos (southwards) are superb. The breeze is great, although I can't guarantee that for you ... There is no entry fee. Park in the village to the south of the castle. The taverna near...More

Thank 66JCM
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Must visit fantastic views of the island. You can see as far as agostoli and neighbouring island. Be careful if in flip flops as can be slipoery on rocks but all family did it safetly. Windy steep road to get there, as hairy as all...More

Thank Loolooh
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Really stunning views from the extensive ruins perched on the large rocky knob totally enhanced by refreshments in the beautiful cafe at its entrance. (The cartel is closed Mondays.)

Thank Mick L
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed walking around the castle built in 1500. It’s free to enter and park. Drive up the hill and park by the houses. The road is steep but felt very safe with room for cars to pass, except in one narrower part. We brought...More

1  Thank jmall2
Reviewed 12 August 2018

After a long day, me and my mate decided to run up to the castle gate. The road was kinda steep, took us 45minutes to get there but the gates were closed at around 8pm. However the view from the top was gorgeous.

Thank Manoj G
Reviewed 7 August 2018

To get here you have to travel up a narrow and winding road which will test your nerves! Having got there we parked in the village and walked the remaining distance to the castle. Although this is a ruin the views were spectacular and it...More

1  Thank Mysteryfoodtaster
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12 August 2016|
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Response from stuarthendry22 | Reviewed this property |
hi from my experience of traveling about the island and where lassi is and the castle you should only be about a 20 min journey to and from the restaurant, the village is lovely but not a lot to do there. hope this helps... More
3 May 2016|
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Response from T0ny_UK |
It is about 25km from Katelios. Approx 35-40 minute drive