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Castillo de la Concepcion: Tours & Tickets

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The Conception Castle is the best starting point to discover the city and acquire an overview of its 3,000 years of history. Located on the hill of the same name, it has served as the enclave to a Roman temple dedicated to Asclepius, a Muslim...more
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Calle Gisbert 10, 30202 Cartagena, Municipality of Cartagena, Spain
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The views alone are reason enough to visit the castle. The landscaping around the castle (El Parque Torres), and the castle itself are also worth visiting. At each of the overlooks there are plaques identifying the key things you are looking at. We enjoyed our time up at the
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We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this historic site. You have an option of taking an elevator to the top or you can make the climb. The views from the top are spectacular and we enjoyed the peacocks that were strutting around. We also found that the history and exhibits were
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Sadly this castle, which claims to have a fascinating history was closed when we visited. This was despite the information saying the opening times. The views from the plaza near the summit are especially good to the harbour. It is a long climb, but it could be worth the
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A short walk from the harbour and in the midst of the old town. A lot of walking to get to but some impressive views from the top. The museum itself isn’t very interesting but entry was only E7.50 for both of us. Grounds are OK for mobility impaired but the museum is a little
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Worth a visit if only for the views and the panoramic lift which takes you there. Quite small inside but great to walk around.
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