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Plaza de la Constitucion, Av Andalucia, 11004 Cadiz, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite informative. Really interesting history and entrance to the city. Can’t believe how quiet this place was. Only saw 2 other visitors. Good that it’s free

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank cazG
Reviewed March 2, 2019

This is a historical entry gate/wall to the city. Its big, wide and impressive. They have even built a school inside this city wall. Very nice to stroll around here.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Glenn M
Reviewed January 30, 2019

We hadn't done any research regarding places of interest to visit so it was a surprise to spot the Puerta de Tierra as we were walking along the beach, so we strolled over to take a closer look, it's free to look around too. We...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

You can imagine how big the old town was only by looking at this gate! Wonderful preserved gate separating the old and the new. It us a must!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 872andreeab
Reviewed November 26, 2018

We traveled by bus #1 and as we entered the wall gate to the old part of Cádiz. Quite impressive, it is the centerpointe of the area where in the tunnels, the cars enter. On the top of the wall, you find old canons some...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lakecomo16
Reviewed October 18, 2018

You can walk to the top of the battlements and walk around where the city's protectors once walked. It was larger on top than I expected. Nice views.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ellesbells742
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Begun in 1574, the gate and wall went through many changes but it still stands as a testament to the antiquity of Cadiz (believed to be the oldest city in Europe). The tower itself is somewhat pedestrian-friendly (there is a bench or two outside and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Cadiz was the first port of call on our recent cruise. A very nice place with lots of architecture and some nice beaches.we went for a panoramic tour around Andalusia very nice.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steve M
Reviewed October 1, 2018

If you at in the city it is we worth walking up to take this in. It is quite some fortified entrance to the old city area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JohnH3759
Reviewed August 13, 2018

The symbol of the city Cadiz and a wonderful piece of architecture. The tower marks the boundary between new and old and is extremely impressive.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Dear Lil_Triva: I apologize, because we had the account disconnected. We're sorry, but animals are not allowed in the enclosure. We hope you enjoyed the visit. Regards,
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