MOORISH CASTLE, GIBRALTAR

Originally built in 1160 the Moorish Castle was ransacked by the Spanish between 1309 – 1333. This ‘Tower of Homage’ was rebuilt in the 14th century by Abu-l-Hasan and today you can visit the inside of the recently restored castle, wonder at those 14th century walls and marvel at the feats of Gibraltar’s first city builders, the Moors. Located at the Northern end of the Upper Rock Nature Reserve just below the World War II Tunnels, and Great Siege Tunnels. To enter you will need to buy a Nature Reserve entrance ticket which will also give you access to other sites with in the Nature Reserve including St Michael’s Cave and the Great Siege Tunnels.

LOCATION: Gibraltar