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intersting tourist attraction

interesting tourist attraction of ponferrada, in an alley connecting the City Hall square to square... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Nice part of town

When you are wandering around the old part of Ponferrada on your way from the Castle to the main... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
Guildford, United Kingdom
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25 Dec 2017
“Torre del Reloj / Ponferrada”
4 Jun 2017
“It´s just a clock tower”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Calle Reloj s/n, 24401 Ponferrada, Spain
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

Torre del Reloj is a special majestic old tower with a clock outside and a bell , connecting on one side the house next door, the neighbourhood of the City Hall.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 4 June 2017

it's just a clock tower like one might see almost anywhere else in Europe. If one has never seen one, then they may be impressed, but otherwise, it´s nothing special.

1  Thank jaimeelsabio
Reviewed 26 February 2017

interesting tourist attraction of ponferrada, in an alley connecting the City Hall square to square of the basilica of Nuestra Señora de la encina. following the Town Hall Square, square of the basilica there is an excellent cafeteria. enjoy ...

Thank card0z0
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

It sits at the entrance or exit of a small thoroughfare and seems like a cork in a bottle. Not sure if it is of any architectural significance it's just a shall clock tower.

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 19 October 2016

When you are wandering around the old part of Ponferrada on your way from the Castle to the main square, you will pass under this tower and clock.

1  Thank CatherineH94
Reviewed 6 October 2016

There isn't a whole lot more you can say than it is a cool tower that fits well in the city and country, but pictures really do it justice.

Thank BenHodge34
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

More like N. Europe with the clock tower/gate set up. It adds a lot of atmosphere to the old city. You can't miss it between the main plaza and the cathedral.

Thank stonewithnomoss
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

One of the good reasons for a visit to Ponferrado is get a glimpse of history. In addition to the stunning Templar Castle, other historical buildings dot the old city making this a bit of a fairytale place. As I sat in the main square,...More

Thank Grousedoctor
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

This is in the old town and is a good landmark. It has a clock on either side and many takes photos of this point of interest. It is known as the Torre Del Reloj and is close to the castle and tourist office. Ask...More

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed at a hotel in the old part of Ponferrada which was difficult to find. The best direction we got was from a policeman who told us to ask where we were staying when we saw "la torre del reloj". And sure enough, our...More

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