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Steep climb but ascessible by car. Excellent view from the top.

A ruined Moorish Castle high above Alora...good views of surrounding area and town. We first... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
PatsyP23
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Nice views

All of àlora has stunning views but the arab castle is one of the higher points. I like the stroll... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
leashyjelly
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

A ruined Moorish Castle high above Alora...good views of surrounding area and town. We first stumbled on this when getting lost in the town but was worth it when we arrived. No charge to enter. Small church inside the walls , lots of history.

1  Thank PatsyP23
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

All of àlora has stunning views but the arab castle is one of the higher points. I like the stroll up and around the castle grounds. There are some sneaky little pathways around the hills surrounding it that are so nice to stroll along. The...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

I walked up to the castle on a Sunday to find it closed but this doesn't really matter as you are going for the views primarily. And spectacular they are - 360 degrees of panoramic wow ! I took the circular walking route by taking...More

1  Thank dave8dmb
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Great views and a nice walk but not much else. Not sure what else you would want to be fair. It makes for a morning out with a beer in the square in town.

1  Thank Charliemsm
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The view is just breathtaking. Amazing, beautiful, colorful view around Alora, Pizarra, Mountains... This is just worth going there and hard to describe by words.

1  Thank ninaandmack
Reviewed 7 May 2017

A steep walk but manageable even for us oldies. Great views & well worth the walk round. Its free as well.

1  Thank Ryan C
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Not a lot there but great views. Gentle uphill walk for a average person. But an elder will struggle at times. Enjoy the views

1  Thank colincock
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Some great views from the top , well worth the 15 -20 minute stroll up the hill , one of many hills in Alora !

1  Thank Djr444
Reviewed 15 April 2017

the road leading to the castle is fairly skinny and steep.. i wouldn't recommend driving yourself up there. The walk up is steep but totally doable if you are someone who is active. The view of the beautiful town of Alora from the Castle is...More

2  Thank WaltzingMatilda2011
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Can be a little scary to get to by car :) scenic location with great views over the town and valley.

1  Thank ccompaneros
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