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Awesome but serene

Fantastic place to visit. Great history if you get the audio guide. Each point is a bit lengthy but... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
cornwall666
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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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Great photo opportunities

Beautiful architecture of a bygone age. A wonderful spot to visit, plenty of places to purchase... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mike I
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Buderim, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Look - I get the siesta. But even my Latina wife thinks this is ridiculous. Restaurants, stores, whatever - but tourist sites? Seriously? Well, the front of the castle looked cool, but I’ll never know what the inside looks like. I guess the castle is...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic place to visit. Great history if you get the audio guide. Each point is a bit lengthy but well explained. Friendly and efficient.

Thank cornwall666
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful architecture of a bygone age. A wonderful spot to visit, plenty of places to purchase souvenirs or a bite to eat. We stopped there four two hours on our bus tour and really enjoyed the experience.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The palace is beautifully decorated and is really nice to see it inside. I suggest downloading its app or get a guide because the explanations inside are poor and only written in Spanish. I paid 1€ because I am a student but I think the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful architecture! A lot of work as gone in to restoring the palace. Price very reasonable. €5 per adult. Concessions €1. Free Sundays and for children under 12. The Regional Assembly of Aragon work in this building so not all areas are accessible to the...More

Thank catherine c
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Pretty much the furthest north example of the Moorish kingdoms in Spain, this palace is a fine example of Spanish/Islam art and architecture. It would be perfect if the entire palace had been restored, but a good portion of it is in use by the...More

1  Thank meldenius
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Fascinating Moorish fort. I took the English version of the audio guide which was moderately helpful. Thought the water garden and the Moorish arches and designs were great. Cool and refreshing. Interesting to note how Arabic styles were integrated into later Christian Spain. Found my...More

Thank Ralph L
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

An interesting visit within walking distance of the town Centre. Very little information available in English.

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

From outside interesting. From inside very average - not worth to enter and not worth to pay entrance fee. Guides only in Spanish. If you are enthusiastic and think you have to visit this attraction, go on Sunday morning, opened to 14 and is free.

1  Thank Mangafuoco
Reviewed 26 June 2018

when the Moors were expelled the Aragonese had more sense than to destroy all their magnificent buildings and instead enjoyed them: this colossal castle is most special for the beautiful Moorish decoration in the interior

1  Thank Mike2trip
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tk3232
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Response from Doug V | Reviewed this property |
I went by public transport, which was easy. From memory, there was plenty of street parking nearby, but it was a Sunday. It is away from the CBD, so it should be OK
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hi rent your own headset guide from the shop and go round at your leisure
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. Christmas Day almost everything is closed.
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