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Its worth parking away from the castle as the streets are impossible for a car if your not a local... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2018
Felixstowe2016
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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Great town

Loved it. Arrived here as a group cycle holiday. Our guide, Alex, was amazing. We walked to to... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 November 2018

Its worth parking away from the castle as the streets are impossible for a car if your not a local so park low down. We walked up through the town until finally reaching the castle and church. Outside the church there is a seating area...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

Loved it. Arrived here as a group cycle holiday. Our guide, Alex, was amazing. We walked to to amazing castle & learned all about the wine horses. I hate museums, but this one was well worth €2. Had no idea Spain celebrated Caballos del Vino....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

We went for a walk around Caravaca de la Cruz yesterday. I would definitely recommend this beautiful town... it’s a mix of old and new, some stunning architecture, lovely restaurants and bars. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

We walked up to this beautiful castle high above Caravaca...wonderful views around the city, beautifully presented inside.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Supersonic75
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Somewhere we had planned to visit having lived in Spain for over 15 years. We wanted to revisit Calasparra and the surrounding area. One of the gift shops in the main square had a decent guide book in English for our non Spanish speaking friend...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

What a stunning breathtaking building from the outside but just even more beautiful on the inside well worth a look. And the views from here of Caravaca are great

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

Lots to see in this small town. If you're a fan of architecture and history you're going to love it.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

This is a lovey old city well worth a visit especially to go to see the Basilica. It is on a hill so be prepared for walking up hill on some steep narrow streets. Nice plaza nearby the tourist office with cafes and interesting statues....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Macleod M
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Went as part of a coach trip for the running of the wine horses this May. It was an interesting day, the poor horses didn't look too comfortable under their elaborate costumes but the atmosphere was great. The parade of the wine horses went on...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank hilmcl
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Qué decir de las fiestas de Caravaca De la Cruz? De Mi Pueblo de mi casa! Os invito a conocerlas: mezcla de historia, tradición y buen comer. Una ciudad muy hospitalaria! Sois todos bienvenidos!! What can I say about the festival of Caravaca De la...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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SalsaChickNik
21 January 2018|
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There are parking areas close to the Juan Antonio Ruiz Piñero street
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Koyrun
6 June 2016|
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Response from Lucia666 | Reviewed this property |
You have to go to central bus station in Murcia, Sierra de la Pila street 5, and take the bus to Caravaca De la Cruz. There are buses straight to Caravaca and others that get into the small villages, please take the first one
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Gin940
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Response from Lynda F | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gin940, No, we usually rent an apartment independently through TripAdvisor along with a hire car so we have more flexibility. Caravaca de la Cruz is quite a small place and not very touristic so super easy to visit... More
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