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El Conjunto Monumental de las Murallas Reales

Royal City Walls, 51001 Ceuta, Spain
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The best to visit in Ceuta

This is the most interesting site to visit. There is quite a wealth of information in the shape of... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2017
London, United Kingdom
Not impressed

I was there with my family yesterday. As other reviewers suggested we went just before sunset so we... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
Sarah I
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14 Jan 2017
“The best to visit in Ceuta”
8 Oct 2016
“Very impressive ”
Royal City Walls, 51001 Ceuta, Spain
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

This is the most interesting site to visit. There is quite a wealth of information in the shape of boards. A good lesson in history of development of fortifications, weapons and tactics.

2  Thank annonymus800
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I was there with my family yesterday. As other reviewers suggested we went just before sunset so we can see it through light and after they turn on the lights. The place is well maintained but there isn't much to see. We ve been to...More

Thank Sarah I
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the place by night .. its very nicely lighted.. and the best suggestion- take a kayak and do the tour in the canal.. water is clear, you can see fishes as well and it's a nice start for an autumn morning

Thank 151ziggit
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The fortress is quite enormous, probably in line with those in Malaga Spain. It is extremely well preserved and quite interesting. If you enter in on one side you can exit the opposite and complete a loop of the downtown and fortress. After walking it...More

2  Thank brodiedog2014
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We saw this fort by night. The lighting was very effective. It is massive and has been very well restored.

1  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We were really lucky that they were open on New year's Day, just about the only thing that was! The moat even has water in it. I advise going at sunset; really atmospheric.

Thank caxixi
Reviewed 14 August 2015

This was the borderline of ancient Ceuta. The Royal Moat has been navigable since the early of the Portuguese rule. The oldest fortresses, the Mallorquines, Bandera and Coraza Alta y su Caballero Fortress is on the east side. The most modern construction is to the...More

2  Thank allspice502016
Reviewed 4 July 2015

This is the most obvious must see in a very special off the beat and track city of Cueta. With the moat, huge harbour in the back ground, high walls, cannon turrets, stone walls, all free to walk around with excellent signage and information boards,...More

4  Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

A lovely place to wander around for a hour or so and get a real feel for its history. Some great photo moments and views for miles. You could even see Gibraltar in the distance. Really a beautiful place to visit whilst in Ceuta.

2  Thank Janine D
Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

Very cool place, beautiful view(s) of Ceuta and the Rock of Gibraltar. A lot of history going on there as well, so you can learn a lot about how Ceuta was formed/established, and how it was defended using this 'castle'

1  Thank Daniel K
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Denise F
20 June 2016|
Response from Barby213 |
Puede ir sin ningún problema. No hay ascensor, pero no es necesario, apenas hay que subir escalones y hay rampas de acceso. Un saludo y disfrútelo.
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