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Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos

Pl. Campo Santo de los Martires, San Basilio, 14004 Cordoba, Spain
+34 957 42 01 51
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The palace-fortress of the Christian Kings has tranquil gardens and fountains.
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  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Pl. Campo Santo de los Martires, San Basilio, 14004 Cordoba, Spain
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Reviewed today

Not one of the biggest Alcazars in Spain, but interesting nonetheless. Good views from the tower and very pretty gardens and fountains.

Thank betterthanwork
Reviewed yesterday

Totally enjoyed Konnection Tour's Paqui's tour of the Alcazar and Jewish Quarter. She was very knowledgable and kind, encouraging my interest and research into my family history as it connects to these sites and the region. Highly recommended. Ask for Paqui - she is a...More

Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 2 days ago

well - badly organised, only information in Spanish, no signs where to go or see what...Not really worth the visit - only the feeling of having been where Isabella and Ferdinand have lived makes the visit worth while...

Thank PK-Sailor
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is well worth a visit. The building is interesting itself, and there are extensive grounds and gardens. Wouldn't be that great on a rainy day, but you don't get too many of them in this part of Spain.

Thank 1310petem
Reviewed 5 days ago

These gardens are an oasis in the midst of a busy Spanish city and revealed beautiful scenes continually as you walked around. The topiary is very complimentary and you are never too far from water. Gorgeous place.

Thank Kim516
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a day trip tour from Sevilla to Córdoba to give us a break from driving. We had several stops and the Alcazar was the first one. I am a gardener and enjoyed the gardens very much even though we had already visited the...More

1  Thank Leanne L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very interesting place near to the Mosque-Chatderal in Cordoba. There are different cutting and designs of the trees. There is an entry fee for this place. Make sure this place remains closed on Monday. If you want to make a visit to Mosque-Chatderal then in...More

Thank tadnan2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If not THE main reason to see Cordoba, this is right up there and should be included in your visit. It was first a fort built by Visigoths, then a Moorish palace, and in the 14th century was re-created as a Christian palace. Two of...More

2  Thank DottoreGianni
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Great views from the tower. Gardens a welcome shady spot and full of colour even in November. Lovely space to relax.

Thank Susannah H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Realy interesting place to see, very old parts of construction, nice garden. The orientation in this object was very difficult. Any guide, no titles, only very simple printed material, where is not easy to discovered where you are. Khalifa' s bad was very difficult to...More

Thank n0aimi
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Veronica C
26 October 2017|
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Response from Robert L | Reviewed this property |
VISITING INFORMATION Winter (September 16th to June 15th ) Tue to Fri 08.30 to 20.45 hrs, Sat 08.30 to 16.30 hrs, Sun 08.30 to 14.30 hrs Summer (June 16th to September 15th) Tue to Sat 08.30 to 15.00 hrs, Sun 08.30 to... More
26 May 2017|
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Response from Leo A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, can't say! The show you are talking about wasn't there when I visited.
26 May 2017|
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Response from rana a | Reviewed this property |
As far as I consider the dancing fountain is in Barcelona "Magic fountain of Montjuic" & it plays on Fridays & Saturdays only, u may check on the internet its playing time. For Cordoba, u need to go there over day & must... More