Today, we will spend the day discovering all the most emblematic monuments of Seville by bus, including the University of Seville, the Old Tobacco Factory, the Plaza de Espana, San Telmo Palace, La Giralda, Isabel II Bridge, and the Macarena Basilica. In Santa Cruz, the city's Jewish Quarter, we will be amazed as we traverse a labyrinth of streets that lead to the gorgeous Plaza de los Venerables. During the day, we will also make stops at the Royal Alcazar, the Sevilla Cathedral, and Christopher Columbus's Tomb.
Seville is the capital of Andalucia and the cultural and financial centre of southern Spain. A city of just over 700,000 inhabitants (1.6 million in the metropolitan area, making it Spain's 4th largest city), Seville is Andalucia's top destination, with much to offer the traveler.
La Giralda was once a minaret for the Muslim population in medieval Sevilla, but was converted to a church bell tower after Christian forces had regained power in Iberia. Its design has influenced many other towers around the world.
The barrio of Santa Cruz in Sevilla was once the city's Jewish Quarter, and is now the most popular tourist are in the city. The narrow, winding streets and alleyways of this neighborhood remind visitors of a labyrinth.
The third-largest church in the world (and the largest cathedral), the Seville is a massive Gothic building. Each of its facades has multiple entrances that are all exquisitely and ornately adorned. It was built over an old mosque.
A large section of Maria Luisa Park in Sevilla, the Plaza de Espana is a large open space featuring buildings of Renaissance revival architecture. Most of the buildings are currently used for government purposes.
This catholic church is famous for housing the Virgin of Hope, a revered jewel-encrusted wooden statue, one of the most revered images in Seville.
This is a massive palace complex in Sevilla, originally constructed by the city's Muslim rulers. Originally constructed as a military fort, it is the oldest European palace still in use, and is one of the best examples of Spanish-Muslim architecture.
The arrival point is in Seville City center (Monday to Saturday at the Cathedral) (Sunday at the Alcazar).
Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour begins.
Inclusions & Exclusions
Entrance fees to the Reales Alcázares, Cathedral and Giralda
Air conditioned round-trip transport by minibus.
Professional Spanish, English, and French speaking guide(Level 2: semi-guided tour
Meals and beverages, unless otherwise specified
Entrance fees to the Cathedral Giralda
Other services not specified
Comfortable shoes recommended
Cancellation policy: a 100% cancellation penalty applies if cancelled 24 hours or less prior to travel date or in case of no-show
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