castle of S. VIII, authentic medieval strength, is based in a meander of
the Júcar river, on a promontory in the contiguous manchego-levantinas.
architecture of the Parador, which occupies the medieval castle of the
Marquises of Villena, is the result of more than three centuries of history.
Founded by the Muslims in the 8th century, it was captured by King Alfonso
VIII in the 12th century. Inhabited by the notable man of literature Don
Juan Manuel, it has been the scene of sieges and revolts.
Redondela, Sempere, Amadeo Gabino, Alvaro Delgado, Martínez Novillo
and Menchu Gal are just some of the painters whose work decorates the former
Castle of the Marquises of Villena, a peaceful refuge on the Castilian
meat is protagonist
territory straddling Cuenca and Albacete has always based its gastronomy
traditions on the quality of the food. And if you lodge here during the
winter, you may taste some elaborated dishes where the meat of hunted animals
is the protagonist.
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to get there:
to airport: 132 km
to railway station: 86 km
the entrance of the same town, the inn of Alarcón is to 3 km of
the N-III Madrid-Valencia, in km 187.
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Plaza de Don Manuel,churches, fortifications, towers.
(89 km). Hung Houses, Cathedral, Historical Helmet.
Alarcón (6 km).
Encantada (119 km).
and Christians 8 of January, Valverde de Júcar, to 40 km
Santa Cuenca, to 85 Km
8 September, Albacete to 90 km
to nearest paradors
El: 186 Km.