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Address: Gormaz, Spain

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Longest castle walls in Europe

Fantastic views can be had on a clear day, you can drive almost to the top of the hill but a steep short walk follows. You are able to walk some parts of the walls but take care... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2016
Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Fantastic views can be had on a clear day, you can drive almost to the top of the hill but a steep short walk follows. You are able to walk some parts of the walls but take care there are no handrails. The castle did have its own cistern for water. The Moslem, fortress was built in the 10th century... More 

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Tunis, Tunisia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

This fortress was built in the Xth c. by the Emir of Cordoba, to control the area of the Douro Valley. It is well preserved and offers a spectacular view of the region. If you visit around March, make sure you take a hat or shawl to cover your ears as the wind up there is strong and cold. Visit... More 

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Saintes, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015

It'd be worth a visit even without the castle. Sounds daft but true. The castle is on top of a hill, in fact it covers the top of the hill and offers magnificent views for tens of miles in all directions. Some has been a little over restored but overall a great place to spent some time. Take some binocs... More 

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Out Rawcliffe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 January 2015

We were on holiday in 1982, branching out on a day discoveries from Soria & decided to take a road to see where we would end up before we had to return. These were lonely roads in those days & we came across this magical site of this enormous castle that seemed to stretch in one direction for about a... More 

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