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Priego de Cordoba Castle

Calle Abad Palomino, Priego de Cordoba, Spain
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Superb views but overpriced at €5

We arrived 10 minutes before closing but refused to pay €5 each to climb the walls. You would spend... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2017
scouser99
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scotland
Nice touristic area

We have not in to the castle but around the castle was nice and lovely with small park infront of... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2017
Dayenlee
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The Netherlands
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good36%
  • Average33%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible3%
Dec 9, 2017
“Superb views but overpriced at €5”
Jun 4, 2017
“Nice touristic area”
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Calle Abad Palomino, Priego de Cordoba, Spain
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Reviewed December 9, 2017

We arrived 10 minutes before closing but refused to pay €5 each to climb the walls. You would spend about one hour inside. Excellent views from the towers but nice views also available from the (free) railed town cordon. Nice walks around this small town.

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Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

We have not in to the castle but around the castle was nice and lovely with small park infront of the castle.

Thank Dayenlee
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Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

We visited on a Wednesday (lots of Priego attractions free on Weds.) It's certainly a work in progress - good views from the tops & a couple of interesting staircases to explore but watch your choice of footwear as steps & walkways somewhat hazardous in...More

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Reviewed November 26, 2013

You can get just as good a view from the edge of town overlooking the countryside. Castle has not been restored, but naturally, you have to pay to go inside and enjoy.

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Reviewed June 23, 2013

Not for the faint hearted, wonderful vista, for heavan's sake be careful on those steps up to the top tower - it could be much quicker coming down than going up!

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Reviewed April 4, 2013

This is a jewel for the Priego area. The museum presents a lot of infomation on fungi in general and specific species of the area in a very artistic and clear maner. The gardens are well thought out and the message boards don't just give...More

1  Thank melonhead555
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Reviewed May 19, 2012

The Priego de Cordoba Castle is located at Calle Abad Palomino. This Moorish fortress dates from the 12th century and was declared a National Artistic/Historic Monument in 1943. The fort has an austere appearance and has a quadrangular design with several square towers, and with...More

2  Thank BennyMalaga
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