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Photo Ops Galore

This is an eerily stark site just outside the fortified old city of Avila. The views are... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
pookala
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Good view of Avila

A photo stop for the outside walls of Avila. There are some trails that extend outward but nothing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
thomaslS7009WS
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  • Average11%
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“great view” (15 reviews)
“walled city” (21 reviews)
“vantage point” (6 reviews)
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Los Cuatro Postes, Avila, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an eerily stark site just outside the fortified old city of Avila. The views are spectacular, hence the photo ops. It can also be massively crowded with tour groups so if you can be patient and wait for your moment you'll be sure...More

Thank pookala
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A photo stop for the outside walls of Avila. There are some trails that extend outward but nothing special

Thank thomaslS7009WS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a fantastic view and we almost missed it. Just riding out from toledo going over the bridge towards the highway and then on the right hand side...bingo! The view is AWESOME and a great structure to pose in front of.

Thank Hirlsa H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't quite explain why but the place has quite a mystical quality and oh the view is to die for! We went twice: once at night, taxi ride E14 return to see the splendid walls lit up and then again on our way out of...More

Thank TravellerOxford
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's a legend which i'm not going to write about because it's better to learn from it from a local. It's the place where you can see most of the city and imagine 800 years ago and promising yourselve you are going to go back...More

Thank Christopher J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't know what the monument signifies. This is just a quick stop to view the city walls. Probably the easiest accessible view of the extent of the walls. In terms mornings photos are difficult as one is facing the sun.

1  Thank L9393NIrobertm
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This was built about 500 years ago over the site of an old Roman shrine and it has a certain interest, especially at night. But it is the views of the walls of Avila that make it worth the visit.

3  Thank Chileice
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Walking the city and the wall is a must but really seeing it requires a visit to this site. Magnificent.

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped for the photo of the walled village. An amazing spot with a great artist painting the view. So pleased our travel director stopped here. Awesome!

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

It might not look like it put the four posts offer a great view on Avila and its walls, especialy at night. Only minus point are the countless tourists, so it might take some time to take a really great picture ;)

Thank Johannes B
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