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Castillo de Chinchilla

Chinchilla de Montearagon, Chinchilla de Monte-Aragon, Spain
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Astonished Castle

I planned my travel to Albacete and i saw the pictures of this amazing castle. I checked that it is... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Lavon R
Stands high

Stands high on the hill and can be seen for miles before you get there, unfortunately we couldn't... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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Chinchilla de Montearagon, Chinchilla de Monte-Aragon, Spain
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

I planned my travel to Albacete and i saw the pictures of this amazing castle. I checked that it is not far from Albacete where we spend the night. We visited in the morning followed the marks to the castle. We parked the car and...More

Thank Lavon R
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stands high on the hill and can be seen for miles before you get there, unfortunately we couldn't get in after driving up the gravel road to the castle. The castle in its commanding position with its dry defensive moat.

1  Thank Felixstowe2016
Reviewed 19 September 2016

You get a lovely view up on the top of the surrounding plains and mountains. The castle has just been 'renovated', but unfortunately it wasn't open when we got there. It was still nice to walk around it though. It is encircled by a very...More

1  Thank RobDonovan
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Just off the highway we found a gorgeous little town, we were only stopping quickly to look at the castle but the walk to and around castle was lovely and the we stopped in plaza de mayor for tapas lunch, which was magnificent. Wonderful addition...More

1  Thank Tammy R
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

The castle sits on top of the hill on which Chinchilla is built and the stunning views are well worth the trip. I went up twice during my stay and was fascinated by the cave houses and the amazing architecture. Well worth seeing.

1  Thank Greg R
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Been to this castle twice this year and had a great day trekking up the streets and hill sides surround this castle. The views from the top extend out as far as the eye can see. Very breathe taking. Sadly, I was not able to...More

Thank Norm837
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Saw it on the hill ahead off of the expressway and stopped, expecting that it might be like so many of the other restored castles that we've seen. Not... No, this is a unique experience to see an unrestored castle that also saw significant damage...More

1  Thank R0ckHunter
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Like some other castles in smalls towns, I have no idea if, or when, this castle is open. The town is small so it isn´t difficult to wind your way up the hill to the castle. Although it was open, it was worth a 20...More

Thank jaimeelsabio
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