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Castillo de Loarre

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Address: Loarre | Provincia de Huesca, 22809, Spain
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Great Castle

If you love castles, you got to see this one. It is very picturesque sitting on top of the rock against the skyline. Great to walk all about inside and out, especially with the... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Rod V

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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

If you love castles, you got to see this one. It is very picturesque sitting on top of the rock against the skyline. Great to walk all about inside and out, especially with the audioguide.

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Zaragoza, Spain
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

The castle itself is very well preserved, with the three historic eras clearly defined. It has incredible views and a wonderful story. Definitely worth a visit. Our guide Gabriel was unbelievably helpful and fun, he made the tour! Was very cold so wrap up warm!

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Asheville, North Carolina
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Since the castle has not been restored, it is a delight for the imagination. You can peer through the holes/windows and imagine an archer defending his position.

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We think best seen early just after the sun rises for good pictures then later to walk around this castle. Castle was used in the film Kingdom of Heaven, brilliant film. Loarre is a castle for exploring - it’s semi-ruined state still allows you to climb the towers, walk over it’s arched bridges and investigate the dungeons. It’s easy to... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

The visit was excellent with an English audio guide. The castle is ruins so it's not like you'll see any beautiful ornate rooms with furnishings. It dates back to the year 1020 so it's very old! Parking by is free. Price with audio was 6.5E. Beautiful view of surroundings!

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

Really simple, soulful and unique castle. It was total worth the visit and efforts taken to reach here. Totally recommend visiting, solowith friends or family, easy to access with rental vehicle from huesca with large car park and decent castle store and small cafe glancing at castle.

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Hatfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is a well presented castle rich in history that played a key part in the history of Spain. We took the audio devices and I recommend them as they are not expensive and reasonably entertaining. The castle looks great from the outside and does not disappoint when you enter; there are many rooms and nooks and crannies to explore!... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

On arrival we were delighted to see this beautiful castle. There is a road that winds up to it with a large car park. we went on a Sunday only to find that it is an extremely popular place with the local people who come to the visitor centre with their children for a day out. as a result it... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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367 reviews
148 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 601 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

The views over the Aragon plains are simply wonderful from this interesting and historic 10th C castle. The castle itself is a great place to explore and if you've seen the film "Kingdom of Heaven" you may recognise some of the vistas. It's largely unrestored but everything is massive and truly impressive. The walk from the village of Loarre is... More 

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Reviewed 9 August 2016

There are a several places, which should be conquest by the history fans. The Loarre Castle is one of them. This is a magnificent the Romanesque Castle in very good conditions. For me this architecture is the symbol of the small and not very spectacular buildings (based on Central European experience). The Loarre castle is the best way how to... More 

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