Santa Barbara´s Castle Tour
Best Tour of Santa Barbara´s Castle in Alicante
Up until the XIX century, Alicante was a military city, an important gateway to the rest of Spain.Its strategic position has been crucial to its history and the reason why the city has been attacked so many times.However, the city of Alicante was never considered conquered until the Castle of Santa Barbara was officially taken.The Castle has been witness to invasions, uprisings, betrayals, explosions and imprisonments during its more than a thousand years of history.Join us and discover the Santa Bárbara Castle, a crucial part to understand the city and its history!
1st of La Explanada de España, in front of the Peret ice cream parlour.
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday
Time: 17:00 pm
Duration: 2 hours
Price: 10 €
It requires an extra 2,70€ in order to take the elevator to the Castle, or just bring your ID or passport if you are over 65 years old 🙂 Booking for this tour is mandatory. Please book online or during the Free Tour.
This Tour covers
- Santa Barbara Castle
- Spanish Civil War
- War of Succession
All our tours (but the Alicante Pub Crawl) start at the 1st of La Explanada de España, in front of the Peret ice cream parlour.
Please check the map for more details!