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Alarcón's fortress dates from the 8th century, and in the 14th century it came into the hands of the infante (child prince) Don Juan Manuel, who wrote a collection of classic moral tales. Today the castle is one of Spain's finest paradors. You'll have to be a guest at the hotel to actually enter, but day trippers can explore the grounds and extensive patio. If you're not driving, you can take a bus to Motilla and from there take a short taxi ride to the castle.

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  • Address: Av. Amigos de los Castillos 3, Alarcón, 16214 | Map It
  • Phone: 969/330315; 969/331797 cab
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  • Location: Alarcón
Updated: 06-13-2013

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