Contact details

Ctra. de circunvalación del Monte Hacho
51001  Ceuta  (Ceuta)
http://www.portalcultura.mde.es
www.destinoceuta.com
Tel.:+34 956519040
Tel.:+34 956511761
Fax.:+34 956516652

Location

Ceuta

Description

Monte Hacho is an important hill that dominates the city. For this reason, it is a strategic spot, it being in itself a fort, because of its height. In this hill sit the forts of Hacho and Desnarigado, the latter being the present Army Museum. Monte Hacho is crowned by seven peaks. In one of them there is a lighthouse, which gives it its name: La Farola. At the top we find the hermitage of San Antonio, a place where popular pilgrimages are celebrated. Also at the top is San Amaro Park, home to a diverse flora.

  • Construction: Fortress
  • Historic period: 20th Century
  • Setting: Hermitage of San Antonio.

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  • Admission free

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