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Plaza de toros Real de San Carlos: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 21 July 2019 via mobile

It is very far from the historical distance, so unless you are up for a long hike, you will want to go in a vehicle. It was built, together with a hotel and casino (now a private university), in the early 1900s by an Argentine...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 20 May 2019 via mobile

So my gf and I went here, but entire place is now behind fencing. You can see perimeter, but have no access whatsoever. May have been cool, but limited access prevents this.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 29 April 2019 via mobile

Unfortunately this was closed and was fenced around so we could only see from a distance. Lots of little stores around to shop

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 March 2019

This now neglected stadium was built ( in early 1900's) for bull fighting but only ever saw three fights before they were banned. It has since fell into disrepair and now has a fence preventing anyone from entering. The same man who built this also...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 24 February 2019

During our tour passed by it. Locked without access !!!! The exterior of it was a bit interesting to take a couple of nice photos ( I didn't bother to do it).

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 February 2019

Your ride will take you along the beachfront and into the country. The bull-ring is undistinguished and condemned so one can only see it from a distance. It was only in use for eight fights. Visit the nearby antique dealer or the railway museum, also...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lairdkelly
Reviewed 30 December 2018

This bullfight stadium was built in the early 1900's, but was closed almost immediately due to the outlawing of bullfighting. Within a few years it will be completely restored into a convention center, with restaurants and sporting events.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank eddiecohen
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

Stumbled upon this when on a bike ride and found it quite interesting along with the rail museum next store. Well worth a look and quick trip from town . Hope they can someday ‘recycle ‘ this into a concert or sports venue .

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nellieHongKong
Reviewed 21 October 2018

It is not the same than watching the Colosseo in Rome, but not only for the size. This Plaza de toros from old times is ruined and nobody takes care of it, even though they show you it in the city tour, but only from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

We had a great driver that took us a little of the beat n track and came across Plaza de Toros. While closed, you can still see how this could have been a gathering points way back when. Very cool piece of history.

Date of experience: September 2018
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