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Mirador de la Pradera de San Marcos

Carretera de Arevalo,, 40003 Segovia, Spain
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Perfect Viewpoint

For a stunning full view of the castle this mirador is the place to stop. From this vantage point... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
SF, California
Medieval splendor!!

Spectacular castle with a myriad of attractions, walls, ramparts, towers, medieval weaponry at a... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
Larry M
Vientiane, Laos
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Carretera de Arevalo,, 40003 Segovia, Spain

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Reviewed 24 June 2017

For a stunning full view of the castle this mirador is the place to stop. From this vantage point you can see that the castle really does have that fairy tale look.

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Reviewed 12 May 2017

Spectacular castle with a myriad of attractions, walls, ramparts, towers, medieval weaponry at a great museum.

1  Thank Larry M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I found you are interested in the view , go for the tower whose entrance costs only 2.5 euros vs 11 for the entire visit. The palacio is interesting, but if you have seen a lot of palacio interiors and are in a rush, just...More

1  Thank victoriaxyz
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

So so beautiful, this castle is very Disney like. I was underwhelmed by the interior of the building until I went up to the tower. This is a additional to the Normal ticket which the attendant suggested I should get and I'm glad he did....More

2  Thank claire a
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is one of the major destinations of Segovia. Very interesting and beautiful. Many picture opportunities, for sure!

Thank girlalex79
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

This is a must see. The royal artillery college was housed here and this castle has a fine collection of armor from medieval times for history buffs. Great views can be had for those who are willing to climb the 150 steps to the towers!

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We were unprepared for how beautiful and almost fairy-tale like this amazing palace/fortress would be - both the exterior and interior rival Neuschwanstein! As well, the Palace is full of wonderful exhibits, featuring period armour and weaponry, and boasts a marvelous view of the surrounding...More

1  Thank Betty08WhiteRock_BC
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This is a must see if you're in the town. Outside is very good you can see the remains of the moat surrounding part of the castle. The inside of the castle is well done and very informative.

1  Thank johng88888
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Great introductory view of Segovia, at a place that is tough to get to by walking. Great place for family photo.

1  Thank Lyle N
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Damaged by a 19th centurry fire but faithfully restored to its medieval splendour. The audio guide is excellent, a piece of Segovia which represents the height of its importance.

1  Thank John J
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Sharon C
21 March 2017|
Response from Betty08WhiteRock_BC | Reviewed this property |
It is the same site ... I'm not sure why it's listed twice on Tripadvisor, under different names. There is only one entrance, which leads directly in to the castle and museum.
18 August 2015|
Response from pony2323 | Reviewed this property |
You can take a taxi from the Acueducto, who'll wait for you to take pics of the superb view, for less than 10 Euros. Or if you've time and you're fit, you could do the interesting walk back below the castle and through the... More