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Visited in the September of 2017 and enjoyed the afternoon visiting the castle. Easy to access from... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
Glenrothes, United Kingdom
Guided tour in English

Booked in advance and met at Archaological Museum which is just below. Did not know this is a... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Allan L
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Guide was very knowledgeable and it was a good history lesson in the Moors and Christians battling for the area. It is a bit of a climb but everybody made it up there. Price was good as I booked through the Museo. Great views of...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Visited in the September of 2017 and enjoyed the afternoon visiting the castle. Easy to access from motorway and we'll signposted. The castle was well restored and in beautiful condition. Facilities were great had a lovely lunch at the top and as for the views...More

Thank GaryK1168
Reviewed 27 May 2017

After a big walk up the hill to castle to collect your tickets and walk around with a personal voice device to tell you the storey of the castle

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Booked in advance and met at Archaological Museum which is just below. Did not know this is a building on top of Roman baths. The castle is really a walled watchtower. Lots of steps up. Renovation an ongoing project stopped for now. The guide was...More

1  Thank Allan L
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

We drove up from our apartment in Isla Plana for a weekend break at the Marriposa. Visiting all the landmarks and wine towns in the area. It was also a fiesta weekend so the sounds and sites were spectacular. The castellated looks down on you...More

1  Thank NormaJulie
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely visit to alhama town and was nice to look up at the castle it looks like work is being carried out at the moment

Thank babes1690
Reviewed 8 April 2016

From time to time the excellent Tourist Office put on visits in English and at only €3 it is a bargain. Ignacio who sub contracts for this is a very knowledgable guide. There are over 300 steps so you need to be reasonably fit to...More

Thank Alcazares48
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Great castle to vist, really interesting. Amazing views across the town and surrounding area. They are still in the process of restoring parts of the castle (there was one crane there when we visited) but do not let this put you off. Quite a steep...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 17 August 2015

This castle seems to be taking forever to complete the renovations but each time I come to Alhama I always stop and climb the steps if only for the views. The cranes are still working at the top but along the way you have th...More

Thank Gabe C
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

When staying in our apartment in Puerto Mazarron we alway try to find something different during our stay. This was well worth taking the time to visit. We had spectacular views on route along with lovely villages on our travels. Lots of places to stop...More

1  Thank NormaJulie
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