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Very Impressive

Another puerta, or gateway, that turist do not pass thru, but as you pass you again can sence how... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
Alfredo J
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
The Old Aran Gateway

One of the many magnificent ancient gateways into the city of Toledo, the others being Puerta del... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2018
Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

Another puerta, or gateway, that turist do not pass thru, but as you pass you again can sence how much of a castle this city really was.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alfredo J
Reviewed June 28, 2018

One of the many magnificent ancient gateways into the city of Toledo, the others being Puerta del Sol, Puerta del Cambrón and Puerta Bisagra. This gateway is also known as the Puerta Vieja de Bisagra (the old Bisagra Gate). When the new Puerta Bisagra was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2017

Located just down from the Bisagra Gate, the Puerta de Alfonso (sometimes called “the old Bisagra gate”) is yet another of Toledo’s impressive medieval gates. We preferred this to the (new) Bisagra Gate because it’s not surrounded by traffic … just a small car park....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 1, 2017

One of several impressive gates to the city, this one is well over 1,000 years old. How is that for history? It looks very sturdy, yet decorative.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed June 22, 2017

This gateway to Toledo is of Arabian style architecture and is massive. This is a testament to just how heavily fortified the city was.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed March 20, 2017

A historical gate with a very good architecture. There are many historical gates (Puerta Espanol) in Toledo but this is the best one do not miss this one there are sculpture inside a unified double gate actually

Date of experience: March 2017
Reviewed August 1, 2016

It has an Arabian style, with an impressive stone structure, very big. Built on the IX century. Located at 200 meters from the “Puerta de Bisagra” and aside from the Hacienda del Cardenal restaurant.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank EMILE D
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

The moors built these gates and fortified walls and have interesting architecture and are a joy to veiw. Stop and stare and take a picture by theses gates and walls. Don't miss

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank rayrest
Reviewed April 29, 2016

This gate is the only surviving part of the Arab wall built around Toledo in 9th century and was the only gate at that time. This gate is also known as the Puerta Vieja de Bisagra or the Old Bisagra Gate as a new gate...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Dr_B_Maitra
Reviewed August 23, 2015

The architecture is beautiful, the views are magnificent. We did not do the interior tour only the outside.

Date of experience: August 2015
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