Alcazaba, Malaga

4.5
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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  • We visited both the Gibralfaro and the Alcazaba whilst in Malaga. The Gibralfaro is the best for views across the city but the Alcazaba is the best for seeing the Moorish architecture. I liked the way...  more »
  • Undoubtedly one of Malaga's main attractions. Must-see. It is free on Sunday afternoon after 14 p.m. with Gibralfaro.
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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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