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1.5-Hour Walking Tour of Roman Theater & Alcazaba Castle

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    Explore Málaga's rich history with a guided tour of the Roman Theater and Alcazaba Castle, complete with breathtaking views and intriguing tales.

    Highlights

    • Unearth Málaga's past on a 1.5-hour tour of the Roman Theater and Alcazaba Castle, traveling back to the reign of Emperor Augustus.

    • Explore a hidden gem, as you walk through the Roman Theater, a cultural treasure unearthed only in 1951, led by a knowledgeable guide.

    • Experience the allure of Alcazaba, the best-preserved Moorish citadel, offering panoramic city views from the fortification walls.

    • Choose from an English or Spanish tour to delve deeper into Málaga's history, ensuring a personalized experience.

    • Fun Fact: The film Risen, starring Joseph Fiennes and Tom Felton, had a few scenes shot at the Alcazaba.

    Inclusions

    • Entry tickets to Roman Theater & Alcazaba

    • 1.5-hour guided tour

    • English or Spanish guide

    Cancellation policy

    These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

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    Robert Labelle

    Robert

    4/5

    Mar, 2024

    I loved the incredible view of Malaga from the Alcazaba.
    ANDREW DICK

    Andrew

    5/5

    Nov, 2023

    Initial instructions were excellent, the guide was fantastic and really brought the tour to life.
    Sylvie Dufresne

    Sylvie

    3/5

    May, 2024

    Debeuf jerome

    Debeuf

    5/5

    Nov, 2023

    A Walk Back in Time

    Embrace an immersive trip into the past with a 1.5-hour guided tour of Málaga’s Roman Theater and Alcazaba Castle. Your adventure begins at the heart of the city with the Roman Theater, a testament to the grandeur of the Roman Empire. Learn about the history of this monument as your guide reveals ancient secrets about this site. As you explore the theater, relive the reign of Augustus, the first emperor of Rome, who bestowed the city with this cultural treasure.

    Castle Chronicles and Beyond

    Next, ascend the magnificently preserved Alcazaba Castle. A profound architectural prowess of the Hammudid dynasty, the castle is a blend of Roman and Moorish influences. As you cross the historic Puerta del Arco de Cristo, marvel at the panoramic city views from the fortification walls. Learn about the castle’s evolving roles over centuries, especially during the 15th-century Reconquista era. Immerse yourself in a rich historical narrative as this tour is available in English and Spanish.

    Important Information

    • It’s recommended to wear comfortable shoes as there’s plenty of walking and some steep climbs.
    • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

    • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

    • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 mins before the scheduled time of your tour to avoid any delays.

    Meeting Point

    • Meet your guide at Pirámide de Cristal.

    • Address: C/ Alcazabilla, 4, 6, 29015 Málaga, Spain.

    Get Directions to the Meeting Point

    Getting There

    By Bus

    • The closest bus stop is Paseo del Parque. It is a quick 3-minute walk to the meeting point.

    • Board buses #1, #36 or #37 to get you there.

    By Metro

    • The closest metro station is Ataranzas. It is a quick 9-minute walk to the meeting point.

    • Board metro line #L1 to get you there.

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