Castillo de Burgos, Burgos

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#7 of 9 in Historic Sites in Burgos
With a period of construction spanning some 500 years, Castillo de Burgos still impresses visitors as a fortress sitting 75 m (246 ft) above the city. Currently, the castle contains a recreational park with streets named for poets. The partial reconstruction of the castle, which fell during the Napoleonic wars, has enabled its use as a museum. You can even visit the well, some 300 m (984 ft) deep, along with its underground galleries. You’ll enjoy the interesting story of these tunnels. Make Castillo de Burgos a centerpiece of your Burgos vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Burgos trip planner .
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  • August 18, 2017
    Very nice viewpoint, but I don't recommend it wireless to see the Castle because it is not worth worth
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  • August 17, 2017
    Castle is at the top of the Hill, the motive of the State in which it is located have on the visit. As Castle has little interesting, it is more for the history and what hidden mines and the contraminas. The price guide does not reach the 4 euros
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  • August 15, 2017
    15 min walk from the Center x to get to the Castle. Entrance + guided tour € 3.7/cad well worth it. Besides enjoying a beautiful view over the city you know even the birth and history of Burgos. Also there is a visit to the deep well 62metri (the visit comes to the first step of 20 meters) very interesting. To visit
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  • Not so much things to see..
  • Very beautiful view. From there you can see Cathedral and all city
  • Must place
  • There is not too much left of the original castle. However, it is possible to visit the underground secret network of tunnels
  • I really like because although raisins ruined a family time while they explain the history of Burgos have to go visit it I recommend it to everyone because although it is that pay is magnificent and is money well spent
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Where to stay in Burgos

With a small, but concentrated, population, centralized accommodations are easy to find. In fact, most hotels are located mainly within the old town near the Burgos Cathedral. Quiet locally-run pensions grace the city outskirts and provide affordable rates.
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