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Palacio de la Aljaferia

calle Los Diputados, Zaragoza, Spain
+34 976 28 95 28
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Nice architecture, opening times and areas restrictive

Opening times are restrictive so plan ahead when visiting aljaferia. Walking around the compound to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ermin K
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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Worthwhile Islamic architecture palace made in 11th century.there is a garden in it's center named... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Shohreh B
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calle Los Diputados, Zaragoza, Spain
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"moorish architecture"
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"guided tour"
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"throne room"
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"catholic kings"
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"orange trees"
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"beautiful palace"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Opening times are restrictive so plan ahead when visiting aljaferia. Walking around the compound to see it from the outsude and the moats is worth it (and free). Entrance is E5 for adults. Guided tours exist but mostly in Spanish and seem booked full quickly....More

Thank Ermin K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worthwhile Islamic architecture palace made in 11th century.there is a garden in it's center named "heaven garden". There are some rooms in the second floor made by christians and are so intraeting.on the ceiling ,you can see the historical story patterns.

Thank Shohreh B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although mostly re-constructed, this palace is worth a brief stop. It was well-visited on the Sunday we were there but much of it was unavailable because of a legislative meeting of some sort. The carved ceilings appear to be original, and the interior is somewhat...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worth seeing. Ancient muslim's architecture and beautiful garden in center. It belongs to 11th century.

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Reviewed March 15, 2018

A must see in Zaragoza. Make sure to take a tour (free with your entrance ticket). Such a rich History and the architecture is beautiful.

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Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

It's a nice building to visit, but the overall quality of the places to visit is not giving a waw vector. Low quality of restoration, the outside looks a lot better than the inside. It also houses the parliament, the security Staff is not giving...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Restored nicely, great tour through rooms with examples of ornaments and decorations. Great experience of 1000 years of existence

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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

The former Palace of Katherine of Aragon is relatively unknown in the UK as is Zaragoza generally. For me this was the highlight of my visit. Comparisons with the Alhambra are inevitable and for me the Palacio de la Alijaferia is on a par. The...More

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Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

Although it looks big the accessible area is only a small part. A couple of interesting festutes/rooms but a lot is partially modernised and not very interesting.

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Reviewed February 22, 2018

lots of things to see in this palace especially our guide Lorenzo explained details of the place. Architecture and events that took place was so interesting

Thank emeraldprincess
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tk3232
August 12, 2017|
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Response from Doug V | Reviewed this property |
I went by public transport, which was easy. From memory, there was plenty of street parking nearby, but it was a Sunday. It is away from the CBD, so it should be OK
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John G
January 20, 2017|
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Response from carlosjoiner | Reviewed this property |
hi rent your own headset guide from the shop and go round at your leisure
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hiromi j
December 18, 2016|
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Response from Mary M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. Christmas Day almost everything is closed.
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