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“well worth a couple of hours of your time”

Castle of Santa Barbara
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$62.04*
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2-hour Private Santa Barbara Castle tour in...
Ranked #5 of 152 things to do in Alicante
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Perched on a hillside, this historic 16th-century castle and fortress overlooks the town of Alicante.
Reviewed January 18, 2013

You can drive all the way up to the castle entrance and park free then wander ever upwards to get more and more stunning views .

2  Thank anony321
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"walk up"
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"opposite the beach"
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"fantastic views"
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"walked down"
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"long tunnel"
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"santa barbara"
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"well worth a visit"
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"interesting history"
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"steep climb"
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"free of charge"
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"on foot"
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"the main road"
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"surrounding area"
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"postiguet beach"
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"sea front"
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"walk around"
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"nice walk"
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Reviewed January 16, 2013

Best view in Alicante to have a drink..... but be careful, it is windy up there.....But .... again the view................

Thank L.R K
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Reviewed January 11, 2013

Very interesting. Good to see Alicante from high up. On a hot day it is nice to sit by the small drinks hut for a cooling drink after climbing over and around the castle.

1  Thank Carole S
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Reviewed January 10, 2013

You get a very interesting picture of ancient Alicante. The view is just terrific. rekommend that you bring children fr.o.m. About 3 years.

1  Thank Lena S
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Reviewed January 9, 2013

We loved our day at the castle, its a must if you are in Alicante
All castel areas were clean and well maintained, theres 2/3 cafes for tea/coffee ect.
Bit steep so wear good shoes.

Thank Sandy151
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