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Alcazaba

Calle Alcazabilla s/n, 29015 Malaga, Spain
+34 952 21 76 46
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Built between 1057 and 1063, this is probably the most important military fortification remaining from the Hispanic-Arabic period.
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  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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Calle Alcazabilla s/n, 29015 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We wandered up and found it was only €2.20 entry so decided to go in. It was a hot day so we couldn't manage walking the whole site. Great insight into local history, interesting to look around. Very clean bathrooms and water available from the...More

Thank Jobieone
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went to Alcazaba with my daughter. It was a very hot day but we took it easy stopping on the way around. Found it so relaxing. Lovely place.

Thank BernaandSue
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We paid €7.10 for two of us which included admission to Alcazaba and the Castillo de Gibralfaro, bargain! We spent a good couple of hours wandering round the two buildings, it's a steep walk to the Castillo but you're rewarded with fantastic views of Malaga,...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 3 days ago

We started the tour with Daniel being a bit aprehensive as we are in our late 60s and the town was very crowded that beautiful day. We were very pleased with the entire experience and in excellent condition. Daniel was an excellent tour guide. Rides...More

Thank NissanOtawa
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Low entrance price for a good visit to the Alcazaba. We liked it a lot! If you like to see a little more history you should also visit the gibralfaro but you will have to hike up the mountain. The alcazaba is easier to visit...More

Thank romiy123
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful views and good value. Was worth a visit. Possibly better off to head to the higher point first. We didn't bother. Pretty place though

Thank Tally N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I decided to have a look while we were in Malaga... amazing to walk round but still a little confusing to what it was! Lack of information for English speakers! Nice cafe at the top and to get a cold drink after...More

Thank Vikki6787
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Definitely worth the visit for the old moorish design and architecture, which has been very well-preserved, but not quite the grade and scale of the Alhambra.

Thank Kirsten M
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is well worth a visit, and thereafter a visit to the castle. It is a long walk but well worth it and taking your time is advised. There are splendid views across the port, a birds eye view of the bull ring and from...More

Thank Gryffindor-House
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was well worth renting our E-bikes and going to the top. The views were stunning and the area was well kept with lots of historic signs to explain what you were viewing.

Thank Stacy L
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Viktória S
July 20, 2017|
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Response from dialqueen | Reviewed this property |
The ticket office was closed and from what I heard it's not usually open. We paid at a ticket machine and really didn't look for a joint ticket.
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Roee L
March 10, 2017|
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Response from krissb71 | Reviewed this property |
We paid 2.20 euros for an adult and 0.60 euros for kids (ours are 11 and 17) just for the Alcazaba. Really nice visit and very easy to get to.
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jpearston
February 21, 2017|
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Response from _athomas605 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it is possible to buy on line specifically just for entrance to Alcazaba because it is so cheap. 2 euros single entry and 3.5 euros for a joint ticket. There are opportunities on line to buy entrance as part of... More
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