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A tower with a view

As others have said, there is little of interest within the tower, but the views are superb. One point on safety. Near some of the doors are raised brick plinths. My wife... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
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Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As others have said, there is little of interest within the tower, but the views are superb. One point on safety. Near some of the doors are raised brick plinths. My wife approached a doorway, was blinded by the daylight, and fell over the plinth giving a good impression of a goalkeeper. Thankfully, not much blood was spilt!

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Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 280 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to the port and an excellent focal point: not sure how much more is gained by paying to enter.

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Thank Martin T
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40 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I will be honest, from the outside I thought this was just your average old building (my partner is the history buff, not me). I was mistaken, massively. On entering, the inside is totally different. Continuing on up stairs, the layout shows you how the Tower was used for defence. A 360 degree view of the area. Going up further,... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The tower is a must see, at least from the outside, as it truly is the symbol of the city. It is located by the end of the beach, so getting there by foot is easy and means walking through nice environment. Close to the tower you will also find more attractions to visit, so make sure to take a... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

It is the symbol of city. Amazing view from the top of the Red tower. A must see building in Alanya.

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Thank Ahmet A
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

There was a good wiev from the top of the Red tower. But inside the tower wasn't much of anything. Few miniature boats and little bit of history, but I was waiting more. And you need to buy a ticket to the Red Tower.

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Thank Janni M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place with amazing views it's worth for visit you will enjoy the different views and very cheap only 6 TL for both red tower and ship yard

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Thank Younis K
Tallinn, Estonia
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

We bought a ticket both to the Red Tower and Alanya Shipyard and we got lot of emotions and great views for a good price.

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Thank Vilve R
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Visited the red tower in April. Fortunately it was not yet summer and hot - the steep stairs were tough even now. We never made it to the top floor as we went walking to the wall admiring the views from there. The exhibition was interesting, but I would appreciate if there were texts in several languages

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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

This attraction offers an excellent way of doing your daily exercise, if you want to climb up and see the beautiful ocean view

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