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Alcazaba de Antequera

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Malaga, Antequera, Spain
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All reviewsaudio guidebell towermoorish fortresswell worth a visitcombined ticketroman bathssurrounding countrysidegreat views over the cityfascinating historyhalf pricehighest pointroman timesentrance feeother attractionsup hillworth the climbde los
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place bell tower view for 2 Euro is worth and can get in free if your an early riser solid attraction

Thank Christopher E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It may have been.called 'Gigantic' since in its heyday it had huge figures on top-now missing. Really it is merely a large somewhat tatty arch leading towards the Fortress. Worth a photo or two but nothing to get worked up about.

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed June 16, 2018

There is a reduced entrance charge for OAPs if you have your passport. You get a audio guide which is very good as you walk around there a markers to give you guidance to the history from the Roman era through the Moors and lastly...More

Thank jeffbarton2017
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Well laid out signs to guide you round this amazing historic fortress dating back to Roman times and the lady at kiosk was most gracious and helpful in offering head-set commentary. Extraordinary 360 degree views of city, mountains and plains. Enjoyed an inexpensive coffee at...More

Thank David P
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

The history is amazing. If you are interested the the battles and struggle between the Moors and Christian's these is a must do place to visit. The comentry from the headset is second to none and you will learn so much. The veiw over Antequera...More

Thank Nobby618
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

We came here with our baby boy of 14 month, push chair had to be stored at the reception, so we had to carry him everywhere. But views from the towers are amazing, was nice to see what its left from what it was and...More

Thank litovka_anna
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

This was excellent. There is not a lot in Antequerra so once you've done this there's not much else. Typical tourist town shops. Not very friendly people

Thank Mary C
Reviewed April 28, 2018

Hired a car at Malaga airport (pre-booked from the UK). Anteqera is about 75 minutes drive from Fuengirola. The citadel (Alcazabar) is at the upper end of the town. (It's best to park in the underground car park at the entrance to the town). Audio-guide...More

1  Thank Colin H
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Worth the trek up the hill, full of great history, breathtaking views, and fabulous smells from the surrounding gardens and trees. Even the audio guide (included in the <€5 price) was done really well, and the refreshments fairly priced. Highly recommend it, and a refreshing...More

Thank S P
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Stunning views make the walk up the hill to this castle worth the heat and effort. An audio history is available and sets the stage by recreating the past through dramatic conversations and explanations. Normally, I wouldn't want to be listening to an audio device,...More

1  Thank Christianne W
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Response from Jo W | Reviewed this property |
There were cars parked outside so it must be possible to avoid the steps used.
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