Castillo De La Calahorra, La Calahorra

#35 of 86 in Historic Sites in Province of Granada
Castle · Tourist Spot
Castillo de La Calahorra is located in La Calahorra, in the province of Granada, Spain. It is situated in the Sierra Nevada foothills. Built between 1509 and 1512, it was one of the first Italian Renaissance castles to be built outside Italy. It was declared a Bien de Interés Cultural monument in 1922.

It was featured in the 1974 film Stardust, as the retreat of Jim MacLaine (played by David Essex) in the latter parts of the film.

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  • Situated on a hill above the village of La Calahorra, it was an interesting place to visit. The gravel and rock road from the village is not well marked and took directions from a kind local to get...  more »
  • My husband and I took our 5 children to visit this castle. The scenery is stunning and you cannot imagine how beautiful the inside Ida by looking at the outside. It only opens on Wednesdays.  more »
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