San Vicente de la Barquera Castle

San Vicente de la Barquera, Spain

The castle of San Vicente de la Barquera was a royal residence built by Alfonso I of Asturias in the 8th century. The current walls and structure date from the 13th century. The complex is 50 meters long and around 20 m wide. Today the restored castle is a museum and used for events.


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Founded: 13th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Spain


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Angel Ramirez Chacon (14 months ago)
Ben Svedberg (15 months ago)
Epic castle, epic story and very well presented with an astounding park , what else does one require? And set in the beautyful Galician mountains ...?
Jim Verrechia (2 years ago)
Parking can be tricky but well worth a visit if you are travelling along the coast.
Manuel Feijóo (2 years ago)
Jacek Szczodrak (3 years ago)
Is beauty but low co fort and full of ant in bungalow
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