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Alcazaba de Antequera

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Malaga, Antequera, Spain
+34 951 70 07 37
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Private Tour in Antequera and El Torcal UNESCO Park from Marbella
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Malaga, Antequera, Spain
+34 951 70 07 37
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are interested in this regions history this is a must, the hand held phone guided tour is great, teaching you not just the history but taking you back in time so when you walk into the rooms you can almost smell the musks...More

Thank Shantaran
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Antequera present their heritage very professionally. We took the inexpensive phone narrated guide for a relatively easy walk through the grounds and Castle buildings. The history from Visigoth to Roman, and Muslim to Christian occupation is well narrated to feel the different eras. Not surprisingly...More

Thank M4zkin
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The Alcazaba de Antequera is well worth a visit if you are touring El Torcal and Antequera. You can of course access it by walking up a steep incline from Antequera itself but we found parking at the top of town (having driven down from...More

2  Thank malbraman
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Amazing hill top castle dating back to 200 AD , great price for 4€ entry and you get an English audio pod to listen to for your tour round, amazing locations and fascinating see the history and imagining those who walking before us there, and...More

Thank macymo
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We took the red tourist train which is great fun and a good way to get around (check the times to avoid waiting too long - approx. 75 mins between trains. The fort is at the top of the town with panoramic views from all...More

Thank Sirettc
Reviewed 9 August 2017

.. but it has a charm all of its own and doesn't have the crowds. Staff very helpful. Views over the town stunning. Audio tour well worth it. Plenty of parking close by and easiest to get to on the A343 to avoid the town...More

1  Thank nigel r
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Practical info: The ticket office is just on the right after the Arco de los Gigantes (Gate of the Giants). A multilingual audio guide is included in your €6 adult entry. The ticket office sells cold drinks for €1. And ice creams. There are *lots*...More

1  Thank Pondlife1
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Everyone writes about the Dolmens but I enjoyed the Alcazaba more! Open 10am til 6pm / cost 5euros (or 6 if you include the adjacent Colegiate Santa Maria) & comes w/an audio tour device. Spent about 1/1.5hrs here - since its not open for sunset...More

Thank Cleo484
Reviewed 4 July 2017

As has already been mentioned, there is not much in the castle once you are inside. But the views are particularly spectacular. We went on a Tuesday and it was free entry ...so a win win situation.

Thank kw b
Reviewed 4 July 2017

If you go fairly early in the day you could almost have this place to yourself. The views are magnificent and a lot of restoration has taken place since it was classified as a ruin.

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27 March 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.