You don't have to pay to go into the castle ruins to appreciate the views from this hilltop location! The castle was interesting to tour but we went back twice to the hilltop just to enjoy the views!
It is a lovely, if pretty steep, walk out of Assisi through interesting and picturesque little streets with lots of olive trees over the walls At the top the views are just stupendous. Firstly over the roof tops of this attractive town and for many miles beyond across the Umbrian countryside
We didn't go inside, but wow - the view of the entire town of Assisi is spectacular from the grounds. If you have time, and can walk up - please do so - you will be glad you did.
It's quite a climb, but it was not so hard even though I got one bad knee. The view up there is unreal and very nice. To visit inside the castle, you have to pay some fee, but going around seeing the view for free is not bad at all. Highly recommend.
We started the walk uphill just after breakfast in the early morning. There was simply nobody on the way to the top and we were also completely alone at the top of the Rocca. I presume that most people visit the Rocca in the afternoon. So come in the morning to enjoy a perfect stay at the top. The views... 更多
This is on top of a hill at one end of Assisi. It cost us €5.50 each to go in but was definitely worth it just for the views, afar and over looking Assisi. There are 3 towers to climb up using spiral staircases so good shoes would be better as the steps were not very big. You also get... 更多