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Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos

Pl. Campo Santo de los Martires, San Basilio, 14004 Cordoba, Spain
+34 957 42 01 51
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The palace-fortress of the Christian Kings has tranquil gardens and fountains.
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Pl. Campo Santo de los Martires, San Basilio, 14004 Cordoba, Spain
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"roman mosaics"
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"water features"
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"gardens are beautiful"
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"formal gardens"
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"water show"
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"christopher columbus"
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"worth a visit"
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"de los reyes"
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"christian kings"
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"orange trees"
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"arab baths"
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"spanish inquisition"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful gardens, so serene - good to see the fortress tower too. Close to centre- calm inside away from the tourist exterior.

Thank Jan S
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We chose to visit in the morning when the queue was tiny. It made climbing the tower steps easier too. The views of Córdoba were magnificent, we were able to watch the horses at exercise in the Royal stables, wonderful from above. The gardens were...More

Thank briel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not much of the building but great views from the towers and a room of interesting mosaics. Gardens were splendid, well laid out with avenues of trees, fountains, pools and pretty flower beds. Even with quite a few visitors the gardens were tranquil. A very...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Well worth a visit & should be up there with the Mezquita as a 'must do' on visiting the city. These are truly wonderful gardens especially at this time of year (May). Not a lot inside but it is worth climbing the tower for wonderful...More

Thank Esquired
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beatifull gardens to visit . During day not all fountains were active . Pretty flowers around water party ..

Thank Woutdir
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The building is interesting and there are splendid Roman Mosaics virtually perfectly intact in one of the halls. The terraced gardens are very beautiful and to enjoy them in peace it is best to go when the Alcazar opens at 8-30 am

Thank Hilary D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this place on a Sunday and stood in line for almost an hour. Not worth the lineup for us as the Alhambra was much nicer. I would recommend visiting here only if there is a short line. Admission price is reasonable, though.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fairly long line up as it is on the tour bus route. The gardens were ok but not exceptional compared to others we have seen in Spain. The pools with fish in them were interesting and it does give one a sense of the luxurious...More

Thank AJM012
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place. Specially for the gardens. And the Roman tyles very impresive!!, big ones!! . Worth a visit. The Gardens very well kept and nice to walk by.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Maybe it was the weather that made the visit less enjoyable. It was cloudy and lightly raining that morning. It was a old building without much to see inside. The garden wasn't that well maintained. We didn't spend more than half and hour to see...More

Thank oh-no-tabi
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Amber L
17 May 2018|
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Response from oh-no-tabi | Reviewed this property |
There was no queue when we were there in the morning. I saw more people in the afternoon, but nothing compare to Seville. I don't think you need to pre book.
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Veronica C
27 October 2017|
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Response from Robert L | Reviewed this property |
VISITING INFORMATION Winter (September 16th to June 15th ) Tue to Fri 08.30 to 20.45 hrs, Sat 08.30 to 16.30 hrs, Sun 08.30 to 14.30 hrs Summer (June 16th to September 15th) Tue to Sat 08.30 to 15.00 hrs, Sun 08.30 to... More
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Cholestas
27 May 2017|
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Response from Leo A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, can't say! The show you are talking about wasn't there when I visited.
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