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Cortegana Castle

Cerro del Castillo, Cortegana, Spain
+34 627 69 58 01
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A very interesting castle inside and out.

We had visited the outside of this castle before, but this time we were able to go inside. It has... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Chileice
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London, ON
Beautiful view of the countryside of Aracena - worth the trip!

If you are into the countryside scene, you are in for a treat. Great place to visit, the tickets... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
cubanita2012
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Miami, Florida
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  • Average8%
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Cerro del Castillo, Cortegana, Spain
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

We had visited the outside of this castle before, but this time we were able to go inside. It has a commanding view of perhaps 50 kilometres in any direction. The views are truly spectacular. The inside is interesting but somewhat smaller than I had...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2017

If you are into the countryside scene, you are in for a treat. Great place to visit, the tickets were inexpensive and the inside of the castle was worth the visit. Lots of history to see and hear about, you can just envision the time/era...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

The castle was built in the XIIIth c. and meant to warn of a Portuguese incursion. Inside, you'll can appreciate suits of armour. The castle offers a beautiful view over the Sierra de Aracena and the Natural Park of Picos de Aroche. The castle is...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

March to the top of this beautiful hill to explore the interesting counsel about. It is a well preserved example of architecture from the 1300s. We really enjoyed exploring and walking around in taking in the breathtaking views from the top of the castle walls....More

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Reviewed 3 June 2016

If you have time and are staying in the area, then a visit to Cortegna and its main attraction, the castle, is well worthwhile. If coming from Aracena, combine it with a visit to Almonaster Real and the very attractive Alajara. The visit to the...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2016

We went with familt to visit and when we got there, the castle was closed. We arrived too early. However, in spite of that, it was still a very nice place to visit and I want to go back again when it is open.

Thank Chileice
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Reviewed 27 September 2015

The Castle of Cortegana. This medieval castle is located on top of a Hill just on the outside of the village. You can reach it by car and there is space to leave the car during your visit. The castle himself seems to be well...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2015

Easy to find. Parking good. Can walk around outside of castle for free. Views all way round over town and countryside. For a very small fee of 2 euros per adult you can look inside.Well worth it. Most of the castle you can walk around...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2014

Cortegana castle is definitely worth a detour if you are exploring the Heuva region. The castle is perched high on a hill overlooking the village, and has superb views over the surrounding countryside. You don't have to be interested in history or architecture to be...More

1  Thank callumx
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Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

Amazing place to visit! On the top of the mountain where u can see and feel the village very close! Special to see in the morning or during the sunset! Good place to take pictures and enjoy the "Real Spain". This Castle is the best!!!!...More

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