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Synagoga de Cairuan, 14003 Cordoba, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago

From the train station, I walked through the Jardines de la Victoria and arrived here, which is the entrance gate to the Jewish quarter. The ancient arch and gate are imposing and beautiful for photo taking. Just in front of the gate entrance is a...More

Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Another glorious sight to visit and spend some time appreciate the historical beauty of this place. Treat yourself to a walk around this lovely place

Thank CommanderE31
Reviewed 31 May 2018

At one end of Calle Cairuán adjacent to a myriad of restaurants is the Puerta del Almodóvar. It is a beautiful stone arch in the entrance to the Juderia. It really is just an arch but interesting because it forms part of the mystique that...More

Thank felipehavana
Reviewed 8 April 2018

If you were coming from inland this gate was the main entrance to city and it was located opposite to the Roman bridge. It was also the entrance to the Jewish quarter. It was built by the Moors along with 8 other gates.

Thank Salvador H
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Puerta del Almodovar is one of the gates of the old city. It is in the area of jewish quarter. The gate self is not beautiful, well the area around it. In front of this gate there is a small green park and water area...More

Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 25 March 2018

This is a lovely golden stone archway which forms part of the old city walls and also marks the entrance to the Old Jewish part of town. The area around the walls is lined with small pools of water and greenery and the Jewish area...More

Thank GeysirGal
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This is a gate originally part of the city walls and the only surviving gate of nine built by Abd al-Rahman I. It's located in the very picturesque Cairuan Street and the perfect spot to get great pictures. The gate is also the main entrance...More

1  Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 24 January 2018

This is a beautiful old structure, with fountains and pools of water on the outside, A massive structure, lots of ancient rock work and masonry.

1  Thank CFEIII
Reviewed 26 November 2017

This is one of the first "sights" I saw in the old town, as my hotel is very nearby. I'll confess that I didn't make my way there for the entrance itself, but for the statue of one of Cordoba's favorite sons, the ancient Roman...More

1  Thank Jack H
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Door that is the entrance to the Jewish quarter. Worth a visit for a quick photo and then a walk along Cairuan Street.

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