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Urbanizacao Castro Marim Sol, Castro Marim 8950-278, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Well worth a visit. Formal garden is lovely and the castle an interesting building with views over the surroudning countryside. Plenty of parking.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mainecassie
Reviewed 29 August 2018

All encompassing day out - from the medieval stalls that made up the market in the town and castle to the parade, musicians, camels , donkeys and finially the jousting and sword fighting. There was plenty to eat and drink at reasonable prices as well...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 58sparrow
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Dropped in to visit as it was close to the villa we were staying in, quite sparse and not sure it would be worth it if you have to travel a long way. Basically four walls with some buildings inside, little information so do your...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 307cliver
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a stop if you like a bit of history and a wander around the local landmarks. Kids loved finding out about the buildings past and wandering around the perimeter walls for great views of the area. For €1.10 pp (€0.55 for children) it’s...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank suzanneg766
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Fascinating visit some bits you can virtually smell ancient horses and other bits are ramshackle. Well worth the visit along with a reminder of the Inquisition and the horrors dealt to people in the name of God!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank davidwR6416TQ
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I decided to stop in Castro Marim for a quick visit and I’m glad we did. The town of Castro Marim is quaint, picturesque, walkable and has several cafes to grab an espresso. The castle is a must see! It dates back...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank JMart6612
Reviewed 8 July 2018

If this castle could speak it would have a tale to tell. It is steeped in history and conflict. Very cheap entry at just over a Euro with some nice souvenirs. The museum and the area that brings to life some fairly unpleasant punishments of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Neil576
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Just a wall with some building inside. It took us 15 mins to go around. Nice views from the top tower. Could be interesing if they'd had some programs

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank DePo79
Reviewed 25 May 2018

It is a nice walk, just around Castro Marim Sol. The village is for tourists in Campers...you see them on a special parking space..loading their Campers with beer, white wine..and food..especially in wintertime. Castro Marim is a friendly village.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank enquetes
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We enjoyed our visit to this castle, for 1.20 euros you don't expect much but it has great views, still enough of the castle remains for you to get the idea of what it would have been like way back, signs in English, the torture...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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