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Costa del Sol and Costa de Almeria Sights

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  • C. Almanzor Map It
  • Military Site

Updated 06/11/2014

Fodor's Review

Dominating the city is this fortress, built by Caliph Abd ar-Rahman I and given a bell tower by Carlos III. From here you have sweeping views of the port and city. Among the ruins of the fortress, which was damaged by earthquakes in 1522 and 1560, are landscaped gardens of rock flowers and cacti.

Sight Information

Address:

C. Almanzor, Almería, 04001, Spain

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Phone:

950-801008;

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • June–Sept.15, Mon.–Sat. 9–3:30 and 6:30–10, Sun. 10–5; Sept. 16–Mar., Tues.–Sat. 9–6:30, Sun. 10–5; Apr.–May, Tues.–Sun. 9–8, Sun. 10–5

Updated 06/11/2014

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