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Alcazaba de Antequera

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Malaga, Antequera, Spain
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All reviewsaudio guidebell towerwell worth a visitmoorish fortresshalf pricecombined ticketroman bathssurrounding countrysidehighest pointgreat views over the townfascinating historyroman timesentrance feeother attractionsup hillde losworth the climb
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We walked all the way up which was a real steady walk. We bought the entrance ticket and went in and I loved every minute of it. It has nice views and is lovely to vistit. A must see in Malaga.

Thank Nina H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We last visited the Alcazaba about 10 years ago, shortly before the restoration was completed and have been meaning to return ever since. We are glad that we did. On an extremely hot day, we spent about 2 hours wandering round the gardens, walls and...More

1  Thank Roger H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Alcazaba de Antequera on Hill and church, great deal, twin activities with audio Senior rates available, good audio and points marked, great commentary , Really sets the mood.huge views from towers. Very worthwhile activity.

Thank Havefun830
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the main sight in Antequera. It's located at the highest point in the city, so take a cab up there, spend as much time as you want, even have lunch there if you want, and then walk down to the town. You will...More

Thank Mojaquera
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Our son had visited Antequera a while ago and was impressed with the number of things to see and do in this small town. We drove in one hot Sunday after a visit to El Chorro. Driving through the quiet streets, the town centre was...More

1  Thank Rambler
Reviewed August 7, 2018

What a wonderful place this was to visit, we popped here one evening with our Spanish family and we were wowed by the lovely views this place offers. We never got to go up to the bell tower as it was closed on our visit....More

Thank paulmid10
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Stopped on the way from Granada to Seville. Definitely worth the detour! Besides Alcazaba, take the time to sample the local cuisine. They make the best fried eggplant, sliced so thin and crispy ... and make the very best olive oil! And the locals are...More

1  Thank Magdy M
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Antequera is a lovely place plenty to do and see. Great walks and fabulous views from the top well worth the effort of walking to the top. Well worth a visit

Thank Mrs Pauline H
Reviewed July 21, 2018 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 June 30, 2018 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
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July 23, 2018|
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Response from carmelannd2016 | Reviewed this property |
Entrance is on a pedestrianised route- nearest would be street parking about 500 m away
March 27, 2017|
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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.