Castle Of San Marcos

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  • Address: Plaza de Alfonso X el Sabio, 3, 11500 El Puerto de Sta Maria, Cadiz, Spain
  • Phone: +34-956851751
  • Ticket Price: 12 EUR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Castle, Historical Site

Situated at an half an hour drive’s distance from Cadiz, the Castle of San Marcos is a sight to behold! Built in the 13th century on the site of a mosque, the castle was created by Alfonso X the Wise. It was later the home to the Duke of Medinaceli. Trivia- Christopher Columbus and Juan de la Cosa list among prominent guests of the castle! Visit to the castle is by guided tour and is by appointment only. Guided tour also includes trip to the San Marcos Castle Winery of the Caballero group.

Castle Of San Marcos Travel Tips

  • If you don’t wish to see the winery, free tours are available on the spot at the castle. However, you will have to wait for a while to join a tour group since fixed timings don’t apply.

Castle Of San Marcos Hours

  • Guided tours are conducted Tuesday to Saturday (July-Sept) and Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (October-June).
  • A general trend of the tour timings are: from 10:30 a.m to 2:00 pm.
  • Tours in English are conducted at 1/1:30 pm.

How to Reach Castle Of San Marcos

  • Puerto de Santa Maria railway station

  • Restaurante Stage Puerto
  • La Abuela María
  • La Pajarita
  • Bar Granada

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  • Castle Of San Marcos Address: Plaza de Alfonso X el Sabio, 3, 11500 El Puerto de Sta Maria, Cadiz, Spain
  • Castle Of San Marcos Contact Number: +34-956851751
  • Castle Of San Marcos Price: 12 EUR
  • Time required to visit Castle Of San Marcos: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 69% of people who visit Cadiz include Castle Of San Marcos in their plan

  • 38.78% of people start their Castle Of San Marcos visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Castle Of San Marcos

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

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