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Nothing Special Inside

My wife and I stayed very close to the castle for 8 nights. We went in for free during a large... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2018
Mark P
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Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
Evening visit - free entry was a surprise ( Sunday evening)

If staying nearby Priego is worth s visit. Great walks through the old parts of town, nice ambience... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2018
Clairepearson735
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Farnham, United Kingdom
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25 Oct 2018
“Nothing Special Inside”
8 Sep 2018
“Evening visit - free entry was a surprise ( Sunday evening) ”
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

My wife and I stayed very close to the castle for 8 nights. We went in for free during a large Medieval Fair taking place in the park and plaza nearby. Other than the views (which can be had elsewhere) there is not too much...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

If staying nearby Priego is worth s visit. Great walks through the old parts of town, nice ambience in evenings and lots of restaurants. Castle area has quite a few of these. The castle is not really touristy at all and the walkways are quite...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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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.

Date of experience: December 2017
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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.

Date of experience: June 2017
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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

Date of experience: August 2015
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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.

Date of experience: November 2013
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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!

Date of experience: June 2013
1  Thank David G
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

Date of experience: March 2013
1  Thank melonhead555
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

Date of experience: August 2011
2  Thank BennyMalaga
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