Anzur Castle was originally an ancient Moorish fort built in the 10th century. It was located at a strategic borderland location between the Christian and Moorish areas. The castle was conquered by Ferdinand III in 1241. Today only the watch tower exists.

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Founded: 10th century AD
Category: Castles and fortifications in Spain

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Beatriz Muñoz (8 months ago)
The road is simple without more. It is not difficult to do walking with good shoes. The castle is a tower that can only be seen from the outside.
Luis Fer Lopez Carmona (9 months ago)
Like every tower and castle, it has incomparable views.
Antonio Lozano Garcia (10 months ago)
Of scandal
Juan Carrasco (10 months ago)
It is a half restored place, the views from there are not bad.
Isa Cejas (15 months ago)
Access is lousy, although the path is not bad, it is made of stones and sand. It is not accessible for people with walking difficulties. It is very neglected, half restored, the environment is disgusting with remains of litronas, plastic bottles etc ... There are cobblestones from a terrible abandoned restoration sprinkled around the place with a fence that leaves certain accesses and makes it dangerous. A metal door that covers the access to the tower that remains standing and that has been restored with materials that are not even close to the remains of the surroundings ... A disappointment ... Not a sad explanatory poster of what It was the Anzur castle ... A Spanish-Muslim defense fortress that lived wars in its surroundings such as that of 1126 with Alfonso I of Aragon ... A pity the state of conservation of this monument that allows you to see much of the sub-Baetica thanks to its altitude of approximately 450 meters.
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