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This time we were able to enter the tower

I don't know how one finds out the schedule, but we were able to go inside on a Sunday afternoon... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Chileice
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London, ON
Very pretty towers to see.

These are easy to visit as they are on a main street in Badajoz right by the river. It is just a... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Chileice
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London, ON
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19 Jul 2018
“This time we were able to enter the tower”
8 Oct 2017
“It's an old city door”
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

I don't know how one finds out the schedule, but we were able to go inside on a Sunday afternoon. It is quite interesting and it tells you the history of the gate which made it more interesting than just seeing it from the outside.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Chileice
Reviewed 9 October 2017

It's an old city door located near the river. It's worth a visit since it's free and you will walk/drive past it anyway.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Antoniodiaspaiva
Reviewed 14 July 2017

These are easy to visit as they are on a main street in Badajoz right by the river. It is just a great place for a picture or two while you are checking out other sites in Badajoz.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Chileice
Reviewed 28 October 2016

It's beautiful however not much of an attraction as it's just simply old doors to the city and nothing else.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank TheCanadianNavigator
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Monumental gate (16th century) which was the main entrance to the city coming from Portugal or from Caceres. Alongside the Vauban walls of the city, it forms an architectural ensemble of great interest.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank jmanuel m
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

The lighting work (especially during the new year celebration) makes this gate very beautiful and stunning in the night.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank scalopages
Reviewed 25 October 2015

All very interesting buildings. we appreciated all the signs giving information about it so we could follow the history of it

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank wobblywombats
Reviewed 20 June 2015

The road on the bridge over the River Guadiana enters Badajoz through the Puerta de Palmas and it is very picturesque as you walk across the river. It's also an excellent place to start your tour of the city, as you can walk around most...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank butterflyfish13
Reviewed 31 May 2015

You really have to walk into the city through this magnificent gate/archway. It has two big towers and the coat of arms of Charles V on one side of it. The decoration is worth taking some time to look at too. It may not be...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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