Built on top of the hill from which it takes its name, travellers to castle of Vilches enjoy spectacular views of the Guadalén and Guarrizas valleys, in an area that lies between the Sierra Morena mountains to the north and the Guadalquivir Valley to the south. Currently, the chapel of the Virgen del Castillo (Virgin of the Castle) can be visited, as well as the remains of the original castle.
The castle sits on top of a flat-topped hill, with the town spread out below. Vilches can be reached from the A-IV road via the A-301 regional road (La Carolina-Úbeda) and from Linares along the A-312 regional road.
- Latitude: 38.206446
- Longitude: -3.507059
Telephone: +34 953630075Visiting Times
Any time.Other Services
Guided tours via prior appointment.