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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can imagine how big the old town was only by looking at this gate! Wonderful preserved gate separating the old and the new. It us a must!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 872andreeab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We traveled by bus #1 and as we entered the wall gate to the old part of Cádiz. Quite impressive, it is the centerpointe of the area where in the tunnels, the cars enter. On the top of the wall, you find old canons some...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lakecomo16
Reviewed 19 October 2018

You can walk to the top of the battlements and walk around where the city's protectors once walked. It was larger on top than I expected. Nice views.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ellesbells742
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Begun in 1574, the gate and wall went through many changes but it still stands as a testament to the antiquity of Cadiz (believed to be the oldest city in Europe). The tower itself is somewhat pedestrian-friendly (there is a bench or two outside and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Cadiz was the first port of call on our recent cruise. A very nice place with lots of architecture and some nice beaches.we went for a panoramic tour around Andalusia very nice.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steve M
Reviewed 1 October 2018

If you at in the city it is we worth walking up to take this in. It is quite some fortified entrance to the old city area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JohnH3759
Reviewed 13 August 2018

The symbol of the city Cadiz and a wonderful piece of architecture. The tower marks the boundary between new and old and is extremely impressive.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

This is the entry to the old city. It is impressive and represents the architecture of the time. It is a very busy street so you need to be careful in crossing.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RusPat_704
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This is an imposing stone construction that once guarded the landside entrance to the city. Nowadays, it strides colossus-like across the road into/from the city, marking the delineation between the “old” and “new” towns. Consequently, it is usually the locus of heavy traffic that passes...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank PJandSJ
Reviewed 10 June 2018

nice monument between roads . hard to get closer to take a picture because traffic .hard to miss it.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Daniel K
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25 October 2018|
Response from Lil_Trivago |
It would be MUCHO un-ok to bring that BEAST into our facility