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Uncluttered and surrounded by the busy streets of a working city

Uncluttered and surrounded by the streets of a working city. The churches in the plaza are worth a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jerry O
A bit of let down

This the only thing to see in this city but this just looks like as the other parts of the city... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Máté Ó
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11201 Algeciras, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Uncluttered and surrounded by the streets of a working city. The churches in the plaza are worth a visit and will provide a cool respite in Summer. While not exceptional it is an authentic Spanish plaza for and mostly used by the locals

Thank Jerry O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This the only thing to see in this city but this just looks like as the other parts of the city. Beautiful decorations but maintenance is nowhere near what it would deserve. The fountain in the middle was not working and the square was dirty...More

Thank Máté Ó
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Plaza Alta's attraction is decorated with tiles architecture elements. But the tiles are incomplete in several places, they are new and the fountain is not in use. More interesting are churches (2) at this site. You must also visit old streets nearby. The main point...More

Thank Grzegorz N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place you must visit if in Algeciras, not much to do there but lots of nice benches and pretty mosaic walls

Thank Lydia S
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Just nice to visit the place and take a beer over there. Its a colofull square in thr middle of the city. Nothing spectacular but nice.

Thank Cristina D
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Plaza Alta is the main square in Algeciras and all the streets lead of it there is a lovely large chapel. On one side and opposite there is a small one , the tilling and statues are lovely , if visiting on a Sunday morning...More

Thank deulas
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful square, a must-see when in Algeciras. It's also worth walking round the San Isidro neighbourhood too to see the church and San Isidro plaza.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We had been to Gibralter and we're going to Tangier the next day. We booked a hotel and went out to eat. The town has a Moroccan feel. After about a 10 min walk we came across Plaza Alta. A bit of an oasis but...More

Thank john k
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The Plaza Alta is unusual due to the colored tiles. Unfortunately, there was no water in the fountain. There is a few restaurants on the Plaza, but I was surprised about how few people was there. One of the shopping streets in Algeciras starts at...More

Thank LVOG
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Ok the town is very much a passage route and NOT family based the square is ok to walk round with a few bars and market place. A number of places however closed and much poverty within the area which brings many problems. Solo traveler...More

Thank dannijenkins
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