Malaga perfectly represents the prototype of the Mediterranean city. It is his panorama an example of our colors, the intense blue of the sea, the violet of the bougainvillea, the green tones of its pine forests … And to enjoy this show that this beautiful city offers us every day, the Castle of Gibralfaro gives us the best perspective, immersed in the majesty of its facilities.
It is a construction of the SXIV, conceived with the purpose of defending the city. It was, in fact, considered the most impregnable fortress for some time. It has two rows of walkable walls and eight towers.
Enter the visit a museum that tells us the History of the city and the building itself. Then we will access the wall, whose route will give us the best views of Malaga from different perspectives, which makes it the best panoramic of the city. We can also access the towers and the lush gardens, where the calm of the vegetation ends the visit.
This fortification is mandatory visit, and highly recommended especially for short visits to the city, as it will help us to have a perspective of Malaga, very useful to plan our stay. Its beauty will not leave anyone indifferent.
Useful information to visit the Gibralfaro Castle
Address: Camino de Gibralfaro, 11
Phone: +34 952 122 020
Hours: Winter from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Summer from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.