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El Conjunto Monumental de las Murallas Reales

Royal City Walls, 51001 Ceuta, Spain
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As you depart the ship you see these amazing walls that form the entrance to the city. A boat trip... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Adelaide, Australia
Beautiful Fort

If you are travelling from Spain/Gibraltar to Morocco this is worth a stop for visting this fort... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
London, United Kingdom
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Royal City Walls, 51001 Ceuta, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago

As you depart the ship you see these amazing walls that form the entrance to the city. A boat trip around the moat is available.

Thank NeilSchier
Reviewed 30 August 2017

If you are travelling from Spain/Gibraltar to Morocco this is worth a stop for visting this fort. One can take a ferry from Algeciras to Ceuta. The firt is amazing and you can canoe in the canals as well. Please be aware of the long...More

Thank Indranil2u
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Visited here with my four children whilst stopping at the port on a cruise. It was a fairly interesting fortress with information displayed on boards and we wandered around for a while. Decent views from the top. Worth a quick visit if you are in...More

Thank Sellest
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This is the most interesting site to visit. There is quite a wealth of information in the shape of boards. A good lesson in history of development of fortifications, weapons and tactics.

2  Thank annonymus800
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I was there with my family yesterday. As other reviewers suggested we went just before sunset so we can see it through light and after they turn on the lights. The place is well maintained but there isn't much to see. We ve been to...More

Thank Sarah I
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the place by night .. its very nicely lighted.. and the best suggestion- take a kayak and do the tour in the canal.. water is clear, you can see fishes as well and it's a nice start for an autumn morning

Thank 151ziggit
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The fortress is quite enormous, probably in line with those in Malaga Spain. It is extremely well preserved and quite interesting. If you enter in on one side you can exit the opposite and complete a loop of the downtown and fortress. After walking it...More

2  Thank brodiedog2014
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We saw this fort by night. The lighting was very effective. It is massive and has been very well restored.

1  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We were really lucky that they were open on New year's Day, just about the only thing that was! The moat even has water in it. I advise going at sunset; really atmospheric.

Thank caxixi
Reviewed 15 August 2015

This was the borderline of ancient Ceuta. The Royal Moat has been navigable since the early of the Portuguese rule. The oldest fortresses, the Mallorquines, Bandera and Coraza Alta y su Caballero Fortress is on the east side. The most modern construction is to the...More

2  Thank allspice502016
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Denise F
21 June 2016|
Response from Barby213 |
Puede ir sin ningún problema. No hay ascensor, pero no es necesario, apenas hay que subir escalones y hay rampas de acceso. Un saludo y disfrútelo.
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