Ramparts

The walls used to surround the hill. The original Arab line of fortification was rebuilt in the 13C on the order of St James. Remains of the wall and the massive towers still stand on the hillside, the last remains of this impressive fortress.

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Church of St Mary of the Assumption
Built in the 14C in place of a mosque,
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Balcón de Andalucía
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Keep
Keep
Built in the 14C as part of the old
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Convento de Santa Maria
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Palace of the Marquis of Cerverales
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Church of St Mary of the Assumption
Church of St Mary of the Assumption
Built in the 14C in place of a mosque,
15 minutes
Keep
Keep
Built in the 14C as part of the old
30 minutes
Tower of Victory
Tower of Victory
This fine 18C belltower is elegant and
See all