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Torre de la Bateria de Cala del Moral

Calle Torreon 17, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
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Great view point!

I love visiting all the tourist attractions whilst on holiday so I was thrilled when I realised the... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
rachelchlyons
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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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Interesting history

Visited here - cant understand the negative reviews, some people have no brains. Arrived here and... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
GerHughes89
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Morfa Nefyn, United Kingdom
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Calle Torreon 17, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I love visiting all the tourist attractions whilst on holiday so I was thrilled when I realised the tower was actually opened to visitors. There are two floors to the tower, the first has some models of the tower and others that are nearby, as...More

Thank rachelchlyons
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here - cant understand the negative reviews, some people have no brains. Arrived here and as you would expect from a small watchtower / fortress it's not that big so it's a quick visit. Interesting video introduction explaining the history behind the building. You...More

1  Thank GerHughes89
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

The tower is manned by volunteers who provide information on local attractions and the area. All speak English and hope visitors make a contribution of E1 towards funds for a local charity simply for visiting the tower. However included in the price is a self-guided...More

Thank RobbieBStockport
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Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Interested in History go visit the Tower nice little exhibition good for kids but don't throw them off the top Nice to find out about your history

1  Thank Bootrav
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Reviewed 25 December 2016

This refurbished tower stands proudly on the La Cala de Mijas Plaza. A reminder of troubled times and marauding pirates it is now a must climb viewpoint for the village and glorious beach. Tourist info available there too

1  Thank AlfredleStrange
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We found it boring and not very interesting. Lots of cigarette buts thrown around and as seems usual in la Cala, a number of dogs running around not on a leach and soiling the area.

1  Thank heinzalbert
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

Only €1 per person and all for a good cause. This is an interesting piece of Spanish coastal history with a small museum area, gift shop, short video and great views from the open top floor.

1  Thank Mick W
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

Very poor service rushed ,felt very unwelcome ,food standard and Luke warm ,no condiments brought to the table were not asked once if we were happy with our meals

Thank George B
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Reviewed 21 May 2016

Well worth a visit to the little town on Saturday when the MARKET is on and I would recommend a visit to this Museum. Just catch the 220 bus from the bus station in Fuengirola. to Cala De Mijas.

2  Thank Moses4629
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

It only costs 1euro to go round this well preserved ancient look out. You can watch a short film about the area, there are photographs to view which show La Cala as it used to be. There are models of the three main look out...More

2  Thank Hilary C
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