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Paderne Castle

Just off A22 | Castello, Paderne, Albufeira, Portugal
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Just off A22 | Castello, Paderne, Albufeira, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have tried to visit this place on several occasions but it is invariably locked up with little or nothing to see. suspect it could be quite interesting if someone did a little work on it

Thank stanleysmith84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take the trail that goes along the river to the Roman bridge . Have something to eat and drink by the old mill and bridge than continue along the trail to the castle and enjoy the view.

2  Thank goncalvesfrank
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a shame with so few 'cultural' activities in the region to find that the castle was padlocked shut on Sunday afternoon and that all the information panels were defaced or illegible due to the weather and half-hearted repair. Sad, as the history of the...More

Thank Lincoln_Cliff
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

It took a little while for us to find, google lead us the wrong way. But once we figured out where to go it was fairly easy to navigate and really beautiful. It is a bit of a walk if you choose to do the...More

Thank DiLav03
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Came here on a jeep tour. Was very interesting to see and be up close to a castle that has been there over a thousand years and withstood a major earthquake. You cannot go inside but you can walk all around it and it is...More

Thank crazycanuckEMS
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This castle guides us in the past, to see an erected tower and other ruins; this castle is desert since a long time and I don't know something of his secrets, but with a good imagination, it was a nice castle with a splendid view...More

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Remains of a castle with plenty of space for kids to run around . Don't expect any of it to wow you but worth s visit if you are passing by.

Thank AAshish1
Reviewed 19 April 2017

It's a 15min drive on a gravel road, from the town of Paderne. If you are going by walk, make sure you wear a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen! When we visited the site, there was no one. You may want to double check the opening...More

Thank Emira T
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Interesting point to stop off at but information boards etc are poorly maintained and you can take it all in in 20 minutes.

Thank Rich H
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We visited paderne castle and were pleased to find the gates to the inner grounds open. Very nice to look at the remains. There is then a lovely walk to the old roman bridge where we were lucky enough to see a kingfisher and a...More

Thank Bridget W
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DiLav03
What days/time does the castle open?
2 May 2017|
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Response from MAR-AM-UK | Reviewed this property |
When we went we didn't find it open... so no idea.
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GazaMcC
if i am staying in Albufeira and im unable to hire a car, how can i possibly travel to Paderne?
31 August 2016|
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Response from etnw214 | Reviewed this property |
When we went we went on a jeep safari we booked it from the hotel. I think it was a better way to see things. Lasted all day we even stopped off for a meal in a little villiage. Had a lovely day.The guide tells you... More
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