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Castillo de Alora

Calle Ancha, 29500 Alora, Spain
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Beautiful place and great views

Beautiful castle complex high on top of a hill in Alora. Walk is nice, through narrow alley ways... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
deVries2016
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Steenwijk, The Netherlands
Great Views

Sat at the top of a hill overlooking the town of Alora, this Catle is free to visit and offers... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
davewelly
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Skelmersdale
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  • Average38%
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“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
“valley” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Calle Ancha, 29500 Alora, Spain
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Beautiful castle complex high on top of a hill in Alora. Walk is nice, through narrow alley ways, you can also drive there but only one car can fit on the streets at a time. Views from the top are great, through the valley. Beautiful...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Sat at the top of a hill overlooking the town of Alora, this Catle is free to visit and offers great views of the surrounding area.You can walk up or get a taxi. On your way down or Up make sure you visit the Town...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

The streets to the castle are very narrow so it is better to leave your car in the square and walk up the steep road. The castle is only open until 3pm each day so go early. There is not much left of the original...More

Thank Anita K
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Nice and quiet, some amazing views of both the town and down the Guadalhorce Valley. Can be a little difficult to access by car due to some narrow streets but worth a visit.

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you are tired of laying on the beach or by the pool, then get the train to Alora. If you are staying on the Costa Del Sol between Malaga and Fuengirola then you change at Victoria Kent or the other 2 stops towards Malaga....More

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

I took a day trip by train to Alora from Torremolinos. The town of Alora is beautiful and the views from the castles are breathtaking BUT it is hard work getting up to the castle and despite its size Alora takes some walking. Also if...More

3  Thank KevJW1999
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Reviewed 21 February 2016

If you are passing by Alora you can take an hour to visit Alora's Castle. It is on a hill overlooking Alora and looks scenic in the night. I advise you to make a visit in early morning, was a nice wake-up-walk for me and...More

1  Thank Pauliina_Fluam
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