Alcazaba, Malaga

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Must see · History Museum · Historic Site
Delve into 11th-century history of the Moorish conquest of Spain at Alcazaba. Built on the site of an ancient Roman village, the fortress served as a military stronghold for the Moors up until the Reconquista. Tour the inner labyrinth of the fortress to see impressive Muslim architecture. Wander the gardens full of notable fountains and landscaping. Appreciate panoramic views of the coastline from the fortress walls. Directly in front of the entrance is an old Roman amphitheater that you can tour in addition to the fortress with the purchase of a single ticket. See Alcazaba and all Malaga has to offer by arranging your trip with our Malaga visit planning site.
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  • This Arab fortress built in the 11th century is one of the main attractions in Malaga. Unfortunately I could not get inside, but from the outside it looks very impressive  more »
  • Alcazaba and Castillo the Gibralfaro were probably the best part of my whole Màlaga trip. It’s so beautiful and well preserved. It really is a must visit on every Màlaga trip. Also, the place was...  more »
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  • Very beautiful walk to do for a great view of Malaga. Also the place is historic and little gems like gardens, waterfalls fountains and stylish decorations. Bring good shoes, it goes up and up, bring water as well.
  • Great service on booking from reception. Spacious dormitory. Lovely views. Couple of bars n restaurants. V economical. Great place to stay. Recommend u book direct for best price
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