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Cerco de Artajona

Closed Now: 10:00 - 14:00, 16:30 - 19:00
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From the moment you approach to the town of Artaxoa / Artajona, the towers and walls are stunning... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018

El cerco is perfectly maintained and the view around is stunning. Free parking all around. Just a... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
Dublin, Ireland
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2 Jul 2018
“Great views”
21 May 2017
It is an actual medieval fortress that once was an independent kingdom by itself, with preserved towers and stonewalls. We have a church (from the XIIIth century) that was made as a fortress itself, with a really unique roof that is inverted. Now...more
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Calle San Saturnino, 13 | Oficina De Turismo, 31140 Artajona, Spain
+34 644 02 75 15
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

From the moment you approach to the town of Artaxoa / Artajona, the towers and walls are stunning in the distance. The visit of the town is very interesting

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BasqueGuy
Reviewed 21 May 2017

El cerco is perfectly maintained and the view around is stunning. Free parking all around. Just a shame that there's no shop or nothing open around- you have to back to the city center of Artajona for that

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank MarieT498
Reviewed 24 March 2017

First, the history of the Cerco is delightful. A Frankish religious order building a walled outpost on the frontiers of a beleaguered kingdom, Pillars of the Earth type. And that is just the start. Second, the fortress-church and towers are rare and well-preserved enough to...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

The medieval fortified village has many towers still standing and sits proudly over above the Navarese vineyards and plains below. The walls and towers are worth seeing, many being beautifully restored and completing a circle around the upper village. The massive church has an impressive...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Roskers
Reviewed 27 May 2016

great middle age fortress / castle, well preserved and cared. Great for children to understand how life used to be.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank jimenag756
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