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Castillo de San Miguel

Plaza Castillo del Mar s/n, 18697, Almunecar, Spain
+34 650 02 75 84
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“old town” (13 reviews)
“nice castle” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
Plaza Castillo del Mar s/n, 18697, Almunecar, Spain
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+34 650 02 75 84
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"archaeological museum"
in 8 reviews
"old town"
in 13 reviews
"nice castle"
in 4 reviews
"worth the climb"
in 6 reviews
"small museum"
in 6 reviews
"interesting visit"
in 3 reviews
"interesting place"
in 3 reviews
"steep walk"
in 4 reviews
"take your time"
in 2 reviews
"interesting walk"
in 2 reviews
"pleasant walk"
in 2 reviews
"included entry"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 6 reviews
"roman times"
in 2 reviews
"worth the effort"
in 2 reviews
"down the road"
in 2 reviews
"entry price"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

A walk through history with a perfect view! You learn a lot and get the feeling of being part of something great! I found the dungeoun interesting!

Thank Felicia S
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

Plenty of history with this castle nice place to spend some time if you are interested in roman or moors castles with great views

Thank Anthony H
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

The 3 dimensional plans of roman, moorish and modern Almuñécar (Sexi in roman) were fascinating to look at. The views are incredible from on top of the castle also. I would visit again and bring my young children who would love to climb over the...More

Thank Ladylisk
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Ok so there isn’t a huge amount of the original castle left. What there is, is a combination of roman ruins reconstructed by the Moors, built upon by The Christians and finally made artillery proof for the Napoleonic Wars. Which, in fairness makes for an...More

Thank Kellylouiseburns
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Only 2 euros for entrance to this and the museum of seven caves just down the road. Excellent views from the ramparts, good signage in English, and a good short video which is well worth watching.

1  Thank AggiePirate
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We really liked this lovely little castle. You get great views from the top of Almunecar and the beach and sea below you. You can see the Sierra Nevada in the distance, snow capped on our visit. The Castle is an easy enough walk from...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

A steep walk to the top but not too difficult. So much to learn about the history of the town and the castle. The view is spectacular.

Thank Margaret W
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Castillo de San Miguel is a good old hike up from the main part of the centre of Almunecar. The easiest route to find for walking or driving up is from the end of Calle Geraneos right off Paseo San Cristóbal. Trying to find your...More

1  Thank JenMarkCo
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

I like castles, especially when I must climb to a top of a hill. It is a good walk and the view is amazing. This castle takes you into the past. Entrance fee is cheap and with the ticket you can visit the archeological museum,...More

Thank flower42
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Quite a hike to get to this fantastic ruined Fortress Castle, but worth every breathless step,So much info, history, built as a fortress to pretty Sexi, (name of town originally) Built to house everyone in this town, huge underground water tanks, huge food storage, Wonderful...More

1  Thank reetes
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