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Reviewed July 22, 2019

Great views from Puerta de Sol but otherwise it is disappointing to go an spend time there if your attention is not the views.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 86nicob
Reviewed July 19, 2019

The Puerta del Sol is one of the old city gate and fortifications of Toledo built in the late 14th century by the Knights Hospitaller after the reconquest. Just above the arch of the gate is a medallion above the arch of the gate depicts...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 27, 2019

Lovely old arch. Great for phots and next door to the Mosque de Christo de La Luz, complete with a roman road.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank sandsh0912
Reviewed March 30, 2019

The mosque s worth it a visit but not only because of its historical roots, but for the seesights from there.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SoulofWardahArab
Reviewed March 5, 2019

The gate was not the most impressive, but we may feel that way because we are probably comparing it to the lovely Toledo Bisagra Gate. In saying that, we are very pleased we went to the Puerta del Sol as the views from here are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

The entrance gateway is impressive and the building is simple with it's Christian and Muslim influenced arches and designs. The garden is simple and beautiful

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank art-scuba
Reviewed September 5, 2018

The view from this location is amazing. The gate itself is nothing amazing, but the setting and the view from its location is absolutely worth the walk to the gate..

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Eleen00
Reviewed June 26, 2018

One of the many ancient gateways of Toledo on the hillside by the main road There is a medallion above the ornamental arch of the gate which illustrates the ordination of the Visigothic Ildephonsus, Toledo's patron saint. Pictures of the sun and the moon were...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank margareth700
Reviewed May 21, 2018

It was built around the 13th century by the Knights Hospitaller as an entry point into the city through the city walls. The gateway is rectangular with a semicircular top; the horseshoe arch entry is flanked by two towers. Very happy to have seen three...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dan L
Reviewed March 2, 2018

Another really cool gate in Toledo. The design and workmanship going back centuries is quite a spectacle to see. A must do.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Walking is THE best way to see the sights, the narrow streets and little shops. Most of the attractions are close enough to walk. If you want to visit the Alcantara bridge and you're on the west part of Toledo like at... More
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