Lorca Castle (Murcia, Spain) It is a fortress of origin medieval built between the ages IX-XV. It comprises a series of defensive structures, during Middle Ages, They turned the city and its fortress impregnable point in peninsular Southeast. Lorca Castle was a key stronghold in the strife between Christians and Muslims during the Reconquista. It is listed as Cultural Interest and within the boundary of the set historical and artistic of Lorca.
For its size, 640 meters long by 120 meters at its widest point, is one of the largest castles in Spain.
The medieval Jewish quarter of Lorca was inside the citadel, separated from the rest of the city walls. The physical segregation of neighborhoods was aimed at protecting Jews, but it also meant a clear ethnic division of the community Lorca, leaving Christians in the lower part of the city and, Jews in the most dangerous.
The streets have a very irregular shape, adapting to the slope, divided into four terraces. The synagogue occupies the central place, and around the houses are distributed. They have rectangular, with several stays compartmentalized. Presented sobreelevadas alcoves, common being the presence of rebancos against the walls, kitchens, Tinajeros or cupboards.
We suggest 3 days – 2 nights, en un Hotel en Lorca de 4 Star Half Board. Accessible and adapted.
This hotel is located about two minutes walk from the bullring, near the old town; also, is an ideal starting point to visit the village streets of Lorca.
We include hotel Arrival Friday. Free Afternoon. Dinner and overnight.
Guided tour of the Castillo de Lorca. Synagogue and Jewish Quarter.
Sunday. Breakfast. City tour and shopping.
Lunch and end of our services.
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