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Attractive historic wall & arch

A beautiful yellow coloured stone wall with fountain & arch. There are steps & mobility scooter... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Jackie M
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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Great place to start in Medina Sidonia

Parked near by and walked up the hill through the gate then up to a huge church with a great... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
787stevek787
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 Jun 2018
“Attractive historic wall & arch ”
7 May 2018
“Picturesque ”
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Calle Muro S/N | Cambiar a Monumentos, 11170 Medina-Sidonia, Spain
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

A beautiful yellow coloured stone wall with fountain & arch. There are steps & mobility scooter friendly Ramps to the top of the wall for some lovely views over the countryside

Thank Jackie M
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Picturesque Moorish Arch can be seen as you drive past if you can’t manage the steps for the photo opportunity

Thank barbara s
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Parked near by and walked up the hill through the gate then up to a huge church with a great view. There are a couple of bars and restaurants at the top for a drink. A nice place to rest before heading to the castle...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

As another reviewer mentioned there is not much to the gate, but it is pretty. There is small section of the wall that you can walk along. The entrance is through the gate, to the left.

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Reviewed 8 July 2015

A lovely looking arch in an authentic and lovely town. Medina Sidonia has gone from strength to strength in recent years. Not a touristy town, but a proper Andaluz town where visitors are more than welcome!

Thank Jon T
Reviewed 7 April 2015

I wouldn't really call it an attraction as such but like most of Spain this old Moorish gateway is simply part of the town. Makes a stunning backdrop.

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