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Stunning place

Wow what a place. We didn't know about Montefrio before our trip to Andalusia and we were suprised... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2017
John B
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Rochester, United Kingdom
View - not to miss

We walked up from the town, but you can drive and park and then walk the final 10 minutes if the... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2017
Bill P
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London, United Kingdom
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“granada” (2 reviews)
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18270 Montefrio, Spain
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Reviewed November 3, 2017

Wow what a place. We didn't know about Montefrio before our trip to Andalusia and we were suprised to find it only 9 k from our holiday home. We parked out of town and walked up, as it was easier to find a parking spot....More

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Reviewed June 21, 2017

We walked up from the town, but you can drive and park and then walk the final 10 minutes if the narrow steep streets don't deter you. Either way it's a view you must see. Get your breath back and then climb to the top...More

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Reviewed March 26, 2017

Only by chance did we drive to the top of this rock. What a pleasant surprise. An excellent display about the area where the Moors and Christians fought on the way to Granada. The Fort is now a church, and the history of the building...More

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Reviewed January 23, 2017

You really need to climb up to the church perched on high it is well worth the effort and the view is worth it!

Thank Michael P
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

As we had a hike of about 6 hours we were a bit too late to enter the church we arrived a few minutes before it closed at 17:30 still it was nice to walk up there and see the place from a different view...More

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Reviewed December 9, 2016

The church built on the site of a Nasrid castle. The Alcazaba was constructed in the mid-14th century to help defend the Muslim kingdom of Granada and prevent an invasion by the Christians. Steep climb but worth the view.

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