The most beautiful castles of Andalusia

Best of Castles in Andalusia

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful castles of Andalusia
Inserted: 22.09.2018
Author: Petr Liška ©

Andalusia is not only beautiful beaches, high mountains, ancient cities and white villages, but also lots of beautiful castles. Come and see the most beautiful of them

La Calahorra Castle

Mystic Castle under Sierra Nevada

| Altitude: 1 250 m / 4 101 ft

The beautifully symmetrical castle of Castillo de la Calahorra is located on the small hill of Cerro… continue reading

Castle Alcazaba in Granada

The oldest part of the Alhambra

| Altitude: 753 m / 2 470 ft

Alhambra Palace is one of the most famous buildings in Spain. Its oldest part is the massive Alcazaba… continue reading

Almeria Castle

One of the largest castles in Spain

| Altitude: 85 m / 279 ft

One of the largest castles you can find in Spain is Alcazaba de Almeria. The mighty Arab fortress guarded not… continue reading

Guadix Castle

A typical Moorish castle

| Altitude: 942 m / 3 091 ft

In Guadix you will find a strong fortress – Alcazaba, like almost in every Spanish city. It dates from the… continue reading

Antequera Castle

An interesting castle over a beautiful city

| Altitude: 569 m / 1 867 ft

Above the city of Antequera, located in the heart of Andalusia, you will of course find a beautiful castle.… continue reading

Alcaudete Castle

Castle over the olive trees

| Altitude: 695 m / 2 280 ft

Above the picturesque town of Alcaudete is located the Moorish castle of the same name. The castle has a… continue reading

Fortress Fortaleza de la Mota

A massive fortress over the city of Alcalá la Real

| Altitude: 1 031 m / 3 383 ft

On the high hill above Alcalá la Real is the mighty Fortaleza de la Mota fortress. From the top you have… continue reading

Álora castle

Castle over a white city

| Altitude: 242 m / 794 ft

If you venture into the typical Andalusian countryside around the white town of Álora, you should definitely… continue reading

Castro del Río

A town with a picturesque castle

| Altitude: 235 m / 771 ft

Castro del Río is a small town with a beautiful castle, an interesting church and a traditional picturesque… continue reading


The starting point for Calar Alto

| Altitude: 760 m / 2 493 ft

Small, little-visited town of Gérgal has a beautiful castle and a large church. It is also a good starting… continue reading

Malaga Castle

Guardian of the old town

| Altitude: 34 m / 112 ft

Directly above the old town of Malaga, the Alcazaba de Málaga, a large Moorish fortress, stands out on the… continue reading

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