Tabernas Castle

Tabernas, Spain

Castillo de Tabernas is a ruined castle on the outskirts of the municipality of Tabernas. It was built in the 11th century during the time of Arab domination. It is of Moorish style and is situated on top of a hill. When it was built, it occupied the entire hill, though currently only a part is preserved. During the siege of Almeria, Ferdinand and Isabella ensconced themselves in the castle.

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Calle Alta 9, Tabernas, Spain
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Founded: 11th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Spain

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Brian Enderwitz (TREKsmART) (12 months ago)
Long hot climb. Noy much there but great views.
David Rix (2 years ago)
A long walk for an over and badly restored castle. But good exercise. Interesting to see how EU money has been spent in some areas. Excellent sports facility at the foot of the castle mountain and a modern road / footpath to exersize on the way up.
Tamás Juhász (2 years ago)
It was partially renovated a quite ugly way, but the scenery is awesome.
Codswallop (2 years ago)
Great views!
Anton Wahlgren (2 years ago)
Closed on mondays xD
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