Castello di Avio, Avio (TN) | © FAI

Avio Castle

A fortress at the gateway to the Trentino region

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ticket prices

FAI members: free entry, Adults: €8 Reduced ( (6-18yo): €5


+39 0464 684453


At 30 km from Garda’s lake and not far from the Trento’s province, the Castle of Avio is a majestic circuit of towers and crenelated walls in a fortress complex conceived for the strategic control of the valley of the River Adige, but also a lush garden and a treasure trove of valuable, vibrant "Giotto-esque" pictorial cycles dedicated to love and war. Open from February to December, you can visit it on your own or through a guided tour and enjoy a typical lunch or wine tasting at the end of the visit.

Opening times

In order to book and to verify special openings and closures, please click here
During the winter season, the Castle is closed to the public.
Last admission 30 minutes before closing time.


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Entry ticket

  • FAI members: free entry
  • Adults: € 8
  • Reduced (aged 6-25): € 5
  • Children aged 0-5: free entry*
  • Students under 25: € 5
  • Family: € 22 for 2 adults and 2 or more children (6 - 18 years old)
  • Residents of the Avio Local Council area: free entry
  • INTO – The International National Trusts Organization members* (for more informations, Bienfaiteurs Amis du Louvre*, ICOM*, those with disabilities + 1 companion: free entry

Guided tours

  • FAI members: free entry
  • Adults: € 13
  • Reduced (aged 6-18): € 8
  • Students aged under 25: € 8
  • INTO – The International National Trusts Organization members (for more informations, Soci Mécènes e Soci Bienfaiteurs Amis du Louvre, ICOM, those with disabilities + 1 companion: € 5
  • Family (2 adults + 2 or more children 6-18 y.o.): € 35
Getting here

By car
A22 motorway (“Autostrada del Brennero”), exit at the Ala-Avio toll gate, between Verona and Trento, then follow the signs for “Castello di Avio”.

By train
Verona - Brennero line, Avio station (around 2.5 km away).

By bus
From Trento, get off at the Sabbionara d'Avio stop (around 1 km away).

Guided tours & Group visits

Guided tours for groups are available, as are special visits. Prior booking is required.
● Guided tour in Italian: €100
● Guided tour in a language other than Italian: €110

Guided tour tickets (Rates valid for minimum 20 people):
- Adult 6,5 €
- Reduced 3,00 € (children 6-18 y.o and students 19-25 y.o)

Free entrance:
● 1 tour leader per group
● FAI & National Trust members
● Disabled people

Guided tour duration: 90 minutesFor a quotation and group request, click here.Guided tours for schools are also available. For information:


There is a car park 450 m from the castle and a bus park in the town of Sabbionara (around 800 m from the castle).


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Visitors with disabilities and, when applicable, their caregiver have free access, in accordance with M.D. 507/97 updated to M.D. 13/2019 and L.104/92.

A reduced ticket is required in case of guided tours, events and other additional services.

Guide dogs and therapy dogs with a training certificate for assistance to persons with disabilities are allowed, always on a leash.

For persons with reduced mobility: difficult access to the property due to its historical nature.

Please contact us: 0464 684453 -

Food & Drinks

Locanda del CastelloOpen during the opening hours of the Castle.
For information and bookings: (+39) 3405598304

Good to know

Leashed dogs are allowed.

We suggest wearing comfortable, sporty shoes.

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