Batería De Castillitos

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  • Address: RM-E23, 30201 Cartagena, Murcia, Spain, 30868
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +34-968128955
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 04:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Castle, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Archaeological Site , Hill, Landmarks, Historic And Protected Sites

Batería De Castillitos - Review

After a ride full of twists and turns, when you finally reach the Bateria de Castillitos, it is a revelation! Castillitos is situated at an altitude of 250 meters, and its facade was built out like an castle medieval following a historicist style with influences of eclecticism and modernism. Home to 3 large cannons, the castle was built as a military defence structure and is fairly new. While there, do explore the underground tunnels and take in the magnificent views of the coastline.

Batería De Castillitos Information

  • No food and water at the top. Carry snacks and water bottles with you.
  • Prepare to walk a lot. Wear footwear accordingly.
  • Carry a torch with you. Comes in handy when you are exploring the underground tunnels. 

Batería De Castillitos Ticket Prices

  • Car parking charges may apply.

How To reach Batería De Castillitos by Public Transport

  • Driving up to the castle is the best option.
  • By Rented car from city centre.

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TripHobo Highlights for Batería De Castillitos

  • Batería De Castillitos Address: RM-E23, 30201 Cartagena, Murcia, Spain, 30868
  • Batería De Castillitos Contact Number: +34-968128955
  • Batería De Castillitos Timing: 24-hrs
  • Batería De Castillitos Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Batería De Castillitos(preferred time): 08:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Batería De Castillitos: 04:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Batería De Castillitos

  • 95% of people who visit Cartagena include Batería De Castillitos in their plan

  • 44.6% of people start their Batería De Castillitos visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 4 Hrs to see Batería De Castillitos

Monday, Friday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Batería De Castillitos

People normally club together Cartagena Cathedral and Fuente De La Alameda while planning their visit to Batería De Castillitos.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Batería De Castillitos, Cartagena Reviews

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  • Fantastic abandoned 20th century fortification. Well worth the journey but be aware that is down a winding narrow often-single-track road. Not recommended for the faint-hearted or at the height of the summer when there may be more traffic. Great views when get there. Great fun to explore.

  • A breathtaking place to visit. Its totally out in the middle of nowhere. Be prepared for a for a cautious drive up to it but once you are there it's completely worth it. The old buildings are amazing to see and the views are fantastic.

  • Easy access drive up with limited adhoc parking. A very large site to explore freely with tunnels and abandoned buildings. The nicest battery around. Make sure you explore right to the end as on a previous visit I missed half the site! If you follow the low path you come to a tunnel and out to the end area .... Brilliant clean place for all ages to explorer

  • Beautiful area with lots to see. From the castle, out houses and large guns/cannons. Just a shame that don't have any public toilets around the site.

  • Beautiful drive with magnificent scenery. Just have to take it slowly and carefully as there us not too much room to spare if a car comes in the opposite direction. The guns were built in England in 1923 and have a range of approximately 20 miles. They are busy renovating the complex for tourists as the guns were decommissioned in about 1973 apparently. Real beasts. Well worth the trip.

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