Free Tour Santa Barbara´s Castle
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!
Patio de armas, which means the Courtyard of the Castle, we´ll provide you with a map in the confirmation email.
Monday & Friday
Time: 18:00 pm
Duration: 2 hours
Price: Free Tour, you choose the price
Due to the current situation it is adviced to ask for an appointment to get in the Castle. But no worries, in the confirmation email, we show you how to do it.
The Santa Bárbara´s Castle Free Tour includes:
A conquest to the Castle
During the tour we´ll explore the Castle through more than a thousand years of history: secrets, imprisonments, explosions, legends, ghosts, piracy…
During the tour we will enjoy the best views of Alicante, we’ll give you time to take your best shots!
The Castle is the best place in Alicante to enjoy the sunset. During the tour, we will adapt the route to the sunset time, so you could get the most of the Castle!
The best guides in the city!
Our local and licensed guides will walk you around the Castle, telling you all their experiences and family stories.