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Castillo de Monzon

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Address: Calle Castillo s/n | C Ntra Sra Alegria 14 4b, 22400 Monzon, Spain
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+34 974 41 77 91
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10:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 17:30
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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A very well-restored Crusaders castle with beautiful views

Castillo de Monzón is a castle located in the upper part of the little town called Monzón. It is one of the many castles, which were built in 10-11th Century by Crusaders to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 September 2016
AlbertSalichs
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Manresa, Spain
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Manresa, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Castillo de Monzón is a castle located in the upper part of the little town called Monzón. It is one of the many castles, which were built in 10-11th Century by Crusaders to reconquer Iberian Peninsula to the Muslims, located in the region. It is very well conserved and restored, and you can visit some parts of the old castle.... More 

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Launceston, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Helpful women at the tourist information . Walked from town and it was worth the effort. Great audio.

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Sunshine Coast
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2013

This was buiult just for defence. Nothing fancy just solid. Very much intact. Interesting artifacts inside.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2013

Castles on hills don't get much better than this. Nicely restored but not over-done, as much or as little information as you want and no pressure to hurry round. You want to charge about pretending to fire arrows from the battlements? Go ahead. At 3€ per adult, this was cheap and fun with a spot of culture and history thrown... More 

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Vilanova i la Geltru, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2012

A massive castle on the top of a hill in the right centre of the town of Monzon, in Aragon, near the Pyrenees and well connected to Barcelona and Zaragoza. There are parts from IX to XIII centuries, remarkably preserved, perhaps the Templar castle best preserved. Its location is amazing, it can be seen from miles. Besides authentic (totally different... More 

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