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Address: Plaza de la Reina Victoria Eugenia, 40003 Segovia, Spain
Phone Number: +34 921 46 07 59
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25.11.15 - Tick another amazing castle

This was also on my bucket list of things to see in Segovia. It is well worth coming to view and the constant work on keeping it in good condition is clear to see. It is almost... read more

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was also on my bucket list of things to see in Segovia. It is well worth coming to view and the constant work on keeping it in good condition is clear to see. It is almost fairy tale like but has a definite foot hold in the history of Segovia Within easy walking distance if you're staying in the... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very interesting and well preserved. Just fantastic to look at from any angle .The commanding presence over the surrounding area displays this great symbol of medieval power.

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Valencia, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

One look at the depth of the moat and the precipice facing the Alcázar and you can understand why no enemy could ever take over this fortress castle. Externally, it is impressive whether you see it by day, or illuminated at night. The architecture and decor inside is worth a visit as well. Besides guided tours in Spanish, they offer... More 

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Brandon, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Walked through the Alcazar during the afternoon. Walkway into the castle provides a view of the mote that surrounded the site. The first large room has several examples of knight's personal armor and weapons. The spires on the towers look something like the one's on the Disney castle. It was built in the 12th century over other ruins on the... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've visited many castles and fortresses around the world and this was one of my favourites. Beautiful interior although it would be lovely to see a few more rooms!

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Alcázar of Segovia began as a wooden fort built over the old Roman foundations by Arabians. After it returned to Christians, King Alfonso VIII (1155–1214) and his wife made the Alcázar their principal residence and transformed into a stone fort., King John II, in 15th century, built the “John II tower” as we know it today. In 16th century,... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Alcazar is a worth a visit rain or shine. It was raining when I visited and so it was a wonderful way to pass the time. Views from the top were spectacular. do not miss the dungeon - I almost did.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This castle is a beautiful to look at, some say the Disney castle was inspired by this one. There are many well-preserve items inside, it certainly worth your time and money if you love the history.

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Central Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Here the little ones will have no problem imagining they are princesses or princes in this castle that looks like it is out of a fairytale. Under major reconstruction when we visited in November 2015. There is a museum inside and a very scenic overlook of the castle and the town. Include this site in your hike around the town.

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Carson, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The castle is on top of the hill overlooking the whole city. There are several displays of armors used by the soldiers of the time.

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