Zaragoza capital can very well be constituted in the first point of reference for the initiation of this Mudejar Route.
Zaragoza is known as "lady of the Four Cultures" - Iberians, Romans, Arabs, and Christians - and such a tradition provides cultural elements worthy of being taken into account when referring to its qualities and attractions.
La Seo de Zaragoza
It was consecrated as a cathedral on January 6, 1119, on the site of an old mosque.
The Mudejar wall deserves special mention.
The primitive church of San Pablo is known as the "third cathedral" of Zaragoza. It was built in the 13th century. Its Mudejar tower is octagonal.
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The Palace of The Aljaferia It was built by Aben-Aljafe in the year 854 and was the fifth of recreation of the Taifa kings of Zaragoza. The Aljaferia is impressive work for its arches and columns.
In Utebo, it still has its magnificent tower.
In Alagon, we have your Church of San Pedro next to the original Muslim tower.
In Magallon ,
we have a parish church that dates from the 15th and 14th centuries on the ruins of an old castle.
It is a Mudejar work with a baroque front.
In Borja we can admire the House of the Shells of Mudejar style and its castle of Roman-Muslim origin.
Alberite de San Juan, It has important Mudejar monuments.
Tarazona, is near the moncayo.
The beautiful and ancient episcopal city of Tarazona is one of the tourist reasons that justify one and a thousand visits to Aragon and throughout Spain.
In the upper neighborhood of the Cinto there are hanging houses typical of the old Jewish quarter.
The church of La Magdalena is from the 12th century and its unmistakable Mudejar tower dates from the 15th century.
The Episcopal Palace was built on the ancient Zuda.
|From Zaragoza to Tarazona||From Ricla to Alhama de Aragon||From Longares to Daroca|
|From Zaragoza to La Puebla||From Daroca to Mora||From Zaragoza to Peñarroya|
If you want to extend your information on Aragon you can begin crossing another interesting route is the Mudejar, Patrimony of the Humanity, also you can extend your cultural knowledge on Aragon examining its municipal and institutional heraldry without forgetting, of course, some of its emblematics figures as Saint George Pattern of Aragon also book of Aragon.
The information will not be complete without a stroll by its three provinces: Zaragoza, Teruel and Huesca and his shines, with shutdown in some of its spectacular landscapes like Ordesa, the Moncayo or by opposition the Ebro.
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