We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Palais des Rois de Majorque (Palace of the Kings of Majorca)

Rue des Archers, Perpignan, France
04 68 34 96 26
Review Highlights
A must to visit

Exceptional views in an enormous fortress / palace. I visited twice! There is no cafe but there... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2012

A great place to take friends from the UK and the bonus of looking round for nothing as work was... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2012
Read all 756 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good49%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Rue des Archers, Perpignan, France
04 68 34 96 26
Write a Review
Reviews (756)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

121 - 130 of 135 reviews

Reviewed 1 August 2012

Exceptional views in an enormous fortress / palace. I visited twice! There is no cafe but there is a drinks machine.

Thank BensonDorset
Reviewed 1 August 2012

A great place to take friends from the UK and the bonus of looking round for nothing as work was taking place there.

Thank DotnVic
Reviewed 26 July 2012

This was really interesting, and cheap to enter too. It wasn't well signposted - we walked around most of the outer walls before finding a way in but once in we loved it. It was a little sparse on the English translations and explanations. We...More

Thank IsaCB
Reviewed 25 July 2012

Though the buidings is not packed with gold and jewels, a microgram of imagination fastly brings you back to the past greatness of this place. With its heavy walls, this castle was a sequre stronghold for the king of Mallorca. A deep and wide moat,...More

Thank Mvholle
Reviewed 22 July 2012

The caslte in itself is quite average - but if you are in Perpignant do go and visite. It takes less than an hour, but is gives you a wonderful view of the city - and some of the history from the time this was...More

Thank EllenChr
Reviewed 10 July 2012

Our kids love running through this Palace. The views from the roofs are incredible. Well worth the difficulty of finding the entrance!

Thank Echo12345
Reviewed 23 June 2012

This palace more than any other building in Perpignan gives an insight into the fascinating history of the old capital of Catalonia. Well worth a visit. We saw a Son et Lumiere here - the evening we went it was in Catalan and none the...More

Thank AlisonAmahl
Reviewed 28 May 2012

The palace is in a pleasant setting within its own grounds but there is little to see other than the building itself and its interiors which are empty.

Thank nick_away
Reviewed 17 May 2012

Very interesting but steer clear of the official guides: a 20 minute history lecture before being started on the castle tour? Not necessary.

Thank TreforT
Reviewed 26 February 2012

About a 25-minute walk from the center of town, this monument is worth a visit. When you enter, there is a very pretty courtyard. Once you enter, you can tour the different rooms (which are bare), and walk all the way to the top of...More

Thank Melissa K
Nearby Restaurants
LE TARTRAD, Le P'ti Resto
478 reviews
.26 miles away
Le Moment
31 reviews
.23 miles away
Creperie Bretonne
83 reviews
.26 miles away
Le Bar a Lait
85 reviews
.25 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Cathedrale St-Jean
428 reviews
.46 miles away
361 reviews
.48 miles away
Office de Tourisme de Perpignan
184 reviews
.37 miles away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Cindy D
How far is it from train station
23 December 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from rsheridan23 | Reviewed this property |
20/30 minutes walk, lots of sign posts but a steep hill!