Castle of Troubadour Macías, in Arjonilla.


The scene of the famed legend of the troubadour Macías, the castle, of Arab origin, is one of the main attractions in Arjonilla. The legend, which served as inspiration for writers like Lope de Vega and Larra, tells the story of the unfortunate love between the young Macías and Doña Elvira. It is also the main argument of the medieval seminars held in the town each autumn.

Location map
Location and Access

The castle is located in the heart of the old quarter, between the streets of Trovador Macías and Castillo.

  • Latitude:  37.974151
  • Longitude:  -4.104798

Teléfono: +34 953520410

Visiting Times
  • Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 14:00 and 19:00 to 21:00.
  • On weekends, make an appointment
Other Services

Guided tours via prior appointment.