This tower was built in a steep slope. It is called with the name of its owners of the XIX century, which were related to the family Alonso de Huidobro, the original founders of the tower.

It is a set of buildings consisting of a tower, a house and a fence. It had a vegetable garden that is accessed through an arch of half point where the blazon of the family is shown.

An original tower, a prism that loses size as it ascends. It was built in masonry although the corners and around the windows are of blocks. A place with four gates, two of them with lintel.

Historical Data

Castle / Fortress / Watchtower


Población de Valdivielso (Merindad de Valdivielso). 09559 Burgos.

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Ayuntamiento of Merindad de Valdivielso


Municipality of Merindad de Valdivielso. Burgos.

Teléfono: 947 303 100

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Tourist Office Regional of Burgos


Pza. Alonso Martínez, 7. Burgos. 09003 Burgos.

Telephone: 947 203 125

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