Castello di Gropparello, Gropparello

#4 of 90 in Historic Sites in Province of Piacenza
Must see · Castle · Tourist Spot
On a rocky outcrop looking over the Vezzeno River, visit eighth-century Castello di Gropparello. Tour the castle to learn about its historical artifacts and legends, such as resident ghosts. Among the wooded grounds children can discover a fairy-F17tale land of gnomes, elves, fairies, and witches. From the castle’s high vantage point, look out onto the gorges, rocky cliffs, and surrounding woods. Stroll around the castle walls and through the neighboring rose gardens. With our custom trip planner, Gropparello attractions like Castello di Gropparello 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.
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  • Very nice experience to try with kids, to have a magic moment into the period of middle Ages. Recommendable the lunch into the canteen of the castle.  more »
  • We made arrangements ahead of time for a tour in English. The guide was excellent! She knew the history and local stories very well.  more »
  • Lovely dinner, buffet starters, very good menu, wonderful entertainment (in old Italian, very funny), night visit to the castle, a fable. Very good place for celebrations. I strongly recommend this place
  • A lovely place lost in the Piacenza Valley in the middle of Italy. A medieval experience. Delicious food and wonderful location.
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