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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

For a historian I think this place can tell you a lot. A heritage site that benefits us and the future. It you want to have a great view of the coast then this is the place to be! Stunning 👌❤️

Thank TitoRich8
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the highlights of Malaga. Alcazaba is beautiful and the view you get at the top is worth it. For about €3.55 you gain entrance into Alcazaba and Castillo de Gibralfaro (Gibralfaro can be accessed within 24 hours of receiving the combined ticket), otherwise,...More

Thank TravelsofCorina
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a historic place to visit. If you love history visit this place. The only thing is if bringing a baby difficult to have stroller because you have to climb to the top. The convenient way is to carry your baby in body carrier....More

Thank Jana A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Place is nice, the garden are lovely. Interesting view of the town. You have to visit both Alcazaba and the old castle to appreciate the scenic views. Quiet a good walk. About two hours and a half required to visit both castles.

Thank Dubai-trotters-5
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We took a quick walk by Alcazaba. Beautiful place. Need more time to explore. There are the ruins of an Roman theatre right next to it.

Thank Jaycunnings
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really interesting. Lots to see with great views of the city as you climb the hill. Very well kept and preserved

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not sure why but the day we visited there were signs on the ticket machines saying it was free, otherwise it would only have cost a small amount anyway (possibly 2 euros) which is worth it! The grounds are really nice to look at and...More

Thank kitkat20281
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place, worth visiting, mostly in the evening when it is not too hot. Right in the centre, near the beach.

Thank NorbertA2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not the most interesting castle ever, but the admission cost is low, great views from the battlements.

Thank Bongodog1964
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice view from the hill top! Overlooking the city port of Malaga. One of the famous Landmark in the Centre of Malaga historical district.

Thank CatherineMichalak
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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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