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Address: Calle Subida al Castillo, 10, 03610 Petrer, Spain

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nice castle

After having lunch it was time for visiting the castle and i can say it was a nice walk. Petrer is next to Elda and is quite funny because my friend told me that there is an... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
lara z
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

After having lunch it was time for visiting the castle and i can say it was a nice walk. Petrer is next to Elda and is quite funny because my friend told me that there is an aveniu and depending on the side you are you might be in elda or petrer.the castle is not really big but is interesting.

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Looe, United Kingdom
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111 reviews 111 reviews
36 attraction reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Peter is a great little town. An interesting break away from the coast in Alicante. Lovely sleepy (during siesta in mid summer) town in mid-summer to walk around. Great walks in the surrounding country/hills/mountains.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

We visited the Petrer Tourist Information office in search of a map, instead we were given a bag of goodies and a personalised 2hr-guided tour of the castle and Moorish houses. The locals were so friendly and the lady from the information office took the time to take us through and explain the history of the place to us -... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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86 reviews 86 reviews
27 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

Petrer is a nice town close to Alicante, nice people, beautiful streets and nice places to eat, still my favorite town around Alicante is Altea but Petrer is closer.

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Sax, Spain
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

This is very mch acommercial area servicing residents and holidaymkers from the outlying areas. There is a large supermarket seelin everthing one needs and also local businesses provide just about every item required for the house. There are several small rstuarants where a meal of the day can be obtained at very reasonable prices

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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41 reviews 41 reviews
3 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

The town, and indeed that of Elda, are of such utter drabness that I would be hard pressed to suggest any possible reason for visiting them. That said, there's some wonderful countryside within twenty minutes' drive of their ugliness. Give the towns a miss, and head instead for somewhere like Xorret de Cati. Or, if you don't like the countryside,... More 

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