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Address: C Alcazabilla s/n, 29015 Malaga, Spain
Phone Number: 952217646
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Activities: City walk sightseeing
Description: Built between 1057 and 1063, this is probably the most important military...
Built between 1057 and 1063, this is probably the most important military fortification remaining from the Hispanic-Arabic period.
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A long and slow walk up to the top. Well worth the views rom the top. Not very impressed by the café in the Alcazaba though.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

A long and slow walk up to the top. Well worth the views rom the top. Not very impressed by the café in the Alcazaba though.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Such a beautiful building. And what a view! If you go on a Sunday after 2 pm you can visit it for free :)

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Giresun, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Built on a hill in the center of Malaga, you can enjoy the view of the city and port from this well-kept place.

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Akaa, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Malaga Alcazaba was even better than I expect. It was the first Moorish castle, where I visit and perfect start for that experience. I have visit number of western castles all around Europe and was very interesting to see, what kind this Moorish type castle is. After visiting there, was also interesting see, that many things I saw here, was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This a great place to visit and walk around the facility. The gardens are very nice and once at the top you have a beautiful view over the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The walk up to the Alcazaba is great - it gives great views of the city, a calm and pleasant atmosphere to walk around in and the most amazing architecture of the historical period. There are small gardens where you can sit down on stone benches and enjoy the views as well as interesting historical and archeological information. A must-see... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Right in the downtown area near lots of restaurants & shops and near other sites to see. We toured it after walking through Gilbralfaro. There is a cost to view, which isn't much - 9 euro for 2 seniors. We are seniors in Canada, don't know if we are by Spain standards, but we were not asked to prove age!... More 

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Mineola, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I very much enjoyed this beautiful sites of Malaga and history. Sunday's after 2 pm they offer FREE tours. Lots of walking but it's worth it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Well worth the 3-4 euro combined fee with the gibralfaro castle. Beautiful and labyrinthine Moorish castle / palace with lots of little gardens and courtyards filled with flowers and fountains. There is a cheap cold water machine hidden away towards the farther end of the complex too, if you are thirsty.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Even though it's quite small compared to the huge one in Granada, it's still quite beautiful. It's very easy to walk around and enjoy the view - great place to take photos of La Alcazaba - and Málaga. There are loads of places with great views! Definitely a must see when visiting - both the beautiful front with the roman... More 

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Address: Address: C Alcazabilla s/n, 29015 Malaga, Spain
Phone Number: 952217646
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Malaga>  > Centro

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