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Palacio de la Aljaferia

Aljaferia | calle Los Diputados, Zaragoza, Spain
+34 976 28 95 28
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Not to be missed if in town

beautiful building, a must to be visited, but check the website for visitinghours to avoid... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rudi V
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Antwerp, Belgium
Fascinating.

One of the few places to rival Granada in its blend of Moorish and Spanish architecture. A real gem.

Reviewed 1 week ago
walreagis
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Aljaferia | calle Los Diputados, Zaragoza, Spain
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+34 976 28 95 28

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Reviewed yesterday

beautiful building, a must to be visited, but check the website for visitinghours to avoid disappointment

Thank Rudi V
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the few places to rival Granada in its blend of Moorish and Spanish architecture. A real gem.

Thank walreagis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely moorish square very similar to parts of La Alhambra in Granada but not much else. The indoor museum part is a bit plain and didn't last long. Expect the whole visit to last about an hour

Thank lukem404
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

About a 15 minute walk from the central area, it's well worth visiting. A beautiful restoration with stunning old carving. How did they do that with lasers? Be careful about opening hours as it's a functioning local government building still.

Thank drc225
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was a bit dissappointed by the Aljaferia and had expected more large patios with mosaic floors. There were some beautiful rooms and spaces to see, but I felt like in 45 minutes I had seen it all. The architecture is very beautiful though. There...More

1  Thank Marinke B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This building defines the city as it is visible from a long way. As you drive into the city this is what you notice most. As others have said the inside is even more amazing and well worth a visit.

Thank waiake1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Breathtaking palace that clearly shows what great cultures the Spanish and Islamic are. Amazingly restored keeping the original impact and details intact. We took the tour included with the ticket. Nicely paced and great guide.

1  Thank GUIDO G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very impressive building we walked around the palace at sunset and it was very beautiful. only 5 to 10 minute walk from the city

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This castle / palace marvelously illustrate the mighty achievements of the Islamic era in Spain. It’s architecture is breathtaking! Once you are inside you realize how gorgeous history is. It is a building that narrates an era of glory and diversity.

Thank Khaled A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really stunning architecture at this 11th century palace. The carving and painted ceilings are really stunning. The central courtyard is so peaceful. It's €5 for adults but kids cost only €1.

Thank CurrySpice
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tk3232
12 August 2017|
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Response from David G | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Behind the Palacio de la Aljaferia is a large dirt/gravel free parking lot that also serves the adjacent park. There i also street parking in the front and side of the palace. (Sorry about the late late response, but I... More
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John G
20 January 2017|
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Response from AMSY13 | Reviewed this property |
Hello John, I did't have a guide... but being sincere, it hasn't got many ramps as it does have quite a few floors!!!
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hiromi j
18 December 2016|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. Christmas Day almost everything is closed.
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