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Beautifully preserved old town center

Baeza has a beautifully intact and gorgeous Renaissance town centre, sort-of pedestrianzed... read more

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ilovescones
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Interesting old town

Wander around and absorb the history. This is a living old town where people live, work. Go to... read more

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pedro00
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Some people may choose to skip Baeza and/or Ubeda on their tour through Andalucia. This would be a real mistake. Both cities are a definite must see. They are much quieter than any of the other tourist highlights in Andalucia but that in particular makes...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Though it has some attractions, including a pleasant plaza and some attractive buildings I'm afraid that in my opinion it comes second best to it's sister city of Ubeda which is only a few kilometres away. We spent two nights there in late November and...More

2  Thank Jeff W
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All reviews old town narrow streets renaissance architecture few hours olive groves a unesco world heritage site on foot beautiful place to visit big cities take your time lots of restaurants wander around couple of hours morning or afternoon tapas well worth a visit the main square
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Reviewed today

Baeza has a beautifully intact and gorgeous Renaissance town centre, sort-of pedestrianzed. Absolutely worth the visit.

Thank ilovescones
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wander around and absorb the history. This is a living old town where people live, work. Go to school and university. Take your time and be sure to go out to the viewpoint looking over the olive groves that stretch for miles.

Thank pedro00
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent an hour or 2 in the late afternoon wandering around the laneways and narrow streets of the old town. There are some interesting features, including the elevated walkways from the cathedral to nearby properties (presumably ecclesiastic when built). It was disappointing to look...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Full of charm. Full of life. So much to see. You can spend a good few hours walking the narrow streets of Baeza and stopping at tapas bars along the way.

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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful historic renaissance town. New motorway very accessible next years hot destination! Good food however most restaurants don’t serve food until after 8:30. A little hilly, cobble streets a bit difficult with wheelchairs and buggies. Fantastic views over surrounding countryside yet the streets are very...More

Thank georginaf1
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Take some time to wander around and enjoy the many old (hundreds of years) mansions. Some have been turned into nice hotels. Stopped in a local market. Not everyone speaks English, but it is not crowded or congested like other major nearby cities.

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Reviewed 3 July 2018

A classic Spanish hilltown and a UNESCO World Heritage site that is lovely to stroll around without the company of the many thousands of people that visit the Andalusian cities with greater draw such as Granada, etc. It is perhaps quieter and less grand than...More

Thank Martin T
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

It’s a really nice little town. Do not expect a lot of shops etc. If you like some peace and quiet, this is the place to be. It has nice buildings and narrow streets.

Thank Anke H
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

This town is very old and well preserved. I loved the old buildings, all made of stone and the narrow cobbled streets. A great stop if travelling between Córdoba and Granada

Thank Rosa Z
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

All of the major historic sights in Baeza are within a short walk of each other and centred around the streets leading up to and away from the Cathedral. Avoiding the heat of the day is best so time your visit to first thing in...More

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