Located between the historical city center and the sea, this fortress has seen Málaga growing and changing for almost a millennium. A tour where to learn about the muslim legacy in a city they inhabit for 8 centuries, to listen about the unbelievable story of a castle that became a neighbourhood, as well as the christian reconquest and the unendable siege in 1487 surrounded by the breathtaking views of the city and the bay.
Combine different tours and get a reduced price
(To enjoy this offer please make sure you have all the bookings you want in the shopping cart before the last step of the reservation)
Entrance of the Alcazaba on Alcazabilla street next to the tourist information center:
Alcazabilla is a very centrical Street in Málaga, next to Paseo del Parque and 2 minutes walking away from the catedral Málaga. The street is right next to the roman theatre. The entrance is in the corner, next to a tourist information center.
How to identify our guide?
Our guides will be in the middle of the entrance holding a big blue umbrella and wearing a blue t-shirt and a name tag.
You can pay through a secure payment gateway in our web page with a credit or debit card. You can also pay cash on site.
Reservations are not strictly necessary . If you haven’t booked, we recommend arriving to the meeting point at least 10 minutes earlier.
There is no problem, usually there are spaces left and joining the tour later. Our guides will be there waiting on the meeting point until 10 minutes after the tour begins.
It does involve small staircase stretches, but don´t worry we consider it suitable for all ages. Because of the staircases we recommend not to do this tour with a suitcase or any other kind of bulky luggage.
We pass by a restroom we will stop at in case anyone needs it, but do not make a formal break during this tour.
We are afraid this tour is not. The rest of our walking tours are, you are welcome to join us in any of them.
Málaga´s climate is marvelous. However it can get very hot in summer so don’t forget your sunglasses, sunscreen and a bottle of water. As well as comfortable shoes.
Our tours run in all kinds of weather. Heavy rain is not common but in such a case the tour will run as usual so please bring an umbrella or a suitable rain gear.
There is no problem but please let your guide know so he/she doesn’t wait for you at the next stop.