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Torre Tavira

Calle Marques del Real Tesoro 10, 11001 Cadiz, Spain
+34 956 21 29 10
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Watch tower from the eighteenth century, situated in the down town and the highest point of the city, turned today into a focal point of cultural interest. The tower has two exhibition halls, the Camera Obscura and the terrace from which you can enjoy wonderful views of CádizIts Cámara Obscura was the first one installed in Spain.
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Calle Marques del Real Tesoro 10, 11001 Cadiz, Spain
+34 956 21 29 10
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the tower. We didn't see the camera obscura as the next session was in German and we didn't want to come back later. The kids loved looking at the view and you get a really great 360degree view from the top. Plenty...More

Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is definitely worth doing - great views of Cadiz from the top to take photographs and the camera obscura was excellent.

Thank annV1589IT
Reviewed 4 days ago

173 steps all the way to the top, the family and i enjoy the briefing in the dark room as well, Thank to the crew of Los Caminos Bar and restaurant that made us aware and recommended to go see this Tower.

1  Thank fmoret867
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth a visit to take in the views across Cadiz and the bay across to Rota and El Puerto de Santa Maria. There are a few flights of stairs to negotiate on the way up so beware. You can go onto the roof terrace...More

1  Thank cambridge-jay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This site costs 6 euro per person to enter. The 'exhibition halls' are tiny and really just have some information on the walls. The view of Cadiz from the terrace is stunning but not worth the entry fee. The Camera Obscura is okay and unusual...More

1  Thank Elle P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a certainly have to if you are visiting Cadiz. The camera obscura offers the best aerial city tour!

Thank Vlad N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As the title says. What a beautiful view! Also, the camera oscura is very interesting and the staff is nice :)

Thank Gilana R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Torre Tavira was recommended during the Pancho tour and it surprised us. Obviously, the climb upstairs handed us the best views over the old town peninsula, but the camera obscura was truly amazing. In 20 minutes, the guide will literally go around town and...More

Thank AL273
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely worth the walk up the stairs! We were tired but rewarded with lovely views. Just do it!!!

Thank Puplemeanstreak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just came across this while wandering around wonderful Cadiz. Really it's all about the Camera Oscura. We had a great guide/narrator/operator - very informative, very amusing. We loved it!

Thank BarcaBloke
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What are the opening hours?
21 September 2015|
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Response from Torre Tavira C | Property representative |
Good morning, 60graeme :-). First we would like to thank you for your interest in visiting our tower. These are our opening hours: October - April: 10:00 - 18:00 hrs. May - September: 10:00 - 20:00 hrs The last session in... More
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