BUÑOL CASTLE

Buñol, Valencia



Buñol Castle


The Buñol Castle is made up of two enclosures located on a rocky ridge between the Buñol river ditch and the Borrunes ravine, separated by artificial pits that are saved by stone bridges, defended by towers that function as doors. The first enclosure, called "North enclosure", is a straight polygon flanked by two towers in the corners further north and a central tower that serves to defend the door. The perimeter is crossed by a wall in which there are semi-detached houses from the 20th century. On the opposite side to the entrance tower, there is a door through which the bridge that crosses the central moat is accessed. Through a tunnel made at the base of the Homage Tower, you access the second site, which preserves the residential buildings of the fortress.

ADDRESS
46630
Buñol, Valencia
CONTACT
Mª Vicenta Perez
962500151
alcalde@aytobunyol.com
PERIOD
1100-1299
Gothic
CATEGORIES
Castles Walled city Fortifications
MORE INFO
INTERIOR FEATURES: Arches, open interiors, staircase, tiled floors.
EXTERIOR FEATURES: Arches, balconies, bridges, cobblestones, doors with nails, metal fences, fountains, gates, porch, patio.
HOURS: Always available.




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