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37 of the Best Spanish Castles and Palaces (Photos)

One of the most famous palaces in the world is in Spain. It's simply known as Alhambra. But that's not the only spectacular palace or castle in this magnificent country. There are many others. We feature dozens of our favorites.
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Collection of incredible Spanish castles and palaces

Spain has a long history of building castles, fortresses and palaces. Many that are several centuries old are still around and are very well preserved.

If ever you go to Spain or are there now, take a day to visit one of these incredible structures. Spain’s history is extremely rich. Fortress like structures were built before the Romans inhabited the place and since then many incredible castles, palaces and fortresses have been built for defense and of course luxurious residences for the monarchs and other wealthy people.

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Alcazar Castle in Segovia, Spain

Alcazar Castle in Segovia, Spain

Alcazar Castle

Alcazar Castle

Alcazar Castle

Alcazar Castle

Alcazar Castle

Alcazar Castle

The Alhambra Palace in Spain

The Alhambra Palace in Spain

Learn more about Alhambra Palace here.

Aljaferia Palace

Aljaferia Palace

Aljaferia Palace

Aljaferia Palace


Alquezar knight's Castle

Alquezar knight’s Castle

Atalaya Castle

Atalaya Castle

Butron Castle, Spain

Butron Castle, Spain

Butron Castle, Spain

Butron Castle, Spain


Castell d'en Plajan

Castell d’en Plajan

Castell de Bellver

Castell de Bellver

Castillo de Almodovar del Rio

Castillo de Almodovar del Rio

Castillo de San Servando in Toledo, Spain

Castillo de San Servando in Toledo, Spain


Zafra Castle

Zafra Castle

Castillo Monumento Colomares

Castle in Belmonte

Castle in Belmonte

Castle of Arteaga

Castle of Arteaga

Castle of La Mota

Castle of La Mota


Castle of Loarre

Castle of Loarre

castle of Olite

castle of Olite

Coca Castle

Coca Castle

Coca's castle

Coca’s castle

Gaudi Palace

Gaudi Palace

The medieval castle of Guadamur

The medieval castle of Guadamur

Medieval castle from the fifteenth century at Jarandilla de la Vera

Medieval castle from the fifteenth century at Jarandilla de la Vera

Castle of Javier

Castle of Javier

Knights Templar castle in Ponferrada, Spain

Knights Templar castle in Ponferrada, Spain

La Granja de San Ildefonso in Segovia (Spain)

La Granja de San Ildefonso in Segovia (Spain)

La Magdalena palace

La Magdalena palace

Manzanares's Castle in Madrid

Manzanares’s Castle in Madrid

Monestir de Sant Pere de Rodes

Monestir de Sant Pere de Rodes

Knights Templar castle in Ponferrada, Spain

Knights Templar castle in Ponferrada, Spain

The Royal Palace of La Almudaina

The Royal Palace of La Almudaina

Royal Palace of La Granja de San Ildefonso

Royal Palace of La Granja de San Ildefonso

Madrid Sabatini Gardens Palacio Real

Madrid Sabatini Gardens Palacio Real

Palace Sobrellano

Palace Sobrellano

Sobrellano Palace

Sobrellano Palace

Stollmeyer's Castle

Stollmeyer’s Castle

Tiedra Castle

Tiedra Castle

The Vazquez de Molina Palace, also known as the Palace of the Chains

The Vazquez de Molina Palace, also known as the Palace of the Chains

Velez Blanco Renaissance Castle

Velez Blanco Renaissance Castle

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