Guided tour

Seville: Skip-the-Line Alcázar Guided Tour

Seville: Skip-the-Line Alcázar Guided Tour

From US$ 38.11 per person

Skip the lines to the Alcázar of Seville and explore one of the finest examples of Mudéjar architecture in Spain. Relive Spanish history as you stroll through the magnificent Alcázar Gardens.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 75 minutes
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Italian, German
Wheelchair accessible
Private or small groups available

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the oldest royal palace in Europe on a guided tour of the Alcázar of Seville
  • Discover one of the film locations from the TV series "Game of Thrones"
  • Marvel at the beauty of the Alcázar Gardens
Full description

Explore the former palace of the Moorish kings of Muslim Spain on a guided tour of the Alcázar of Seville. Immerse yourself in the dramatic history of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Enter via the imposing Puerta del León and journey through a compound of several palaces, royal chambers, courtyards, and chapels. Admire the diverse architectural features from Islamic to Baroque and Renaissance.

Learn about the many plots and dynasties like the story of the legendary 11th-century monarch Muhammad ibn Abbad al-Mu'tamid and some of the characters that illuminated Spain in the early 19th century.

Discover why the monument was chosen as a location for the TV series "Game of Thrones." Then, experience the beauty of the Alcázar Gardens, where almost 200 different plant species from around the world can be found.

Includes
  • Tour with an official guide
  • Personal audio systems if needed
  • Ticket granting access to the complex
  • Royal Chambers and Cuarto Real Alto
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Selfie sticks

Know before you go

  • Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there may be delays at the entrance
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 1906 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.4/5
  • Value for money
    4/5
  • Service
    4.4/5
  • Organization
    4.4/5

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I really enjoyed the tour. Since it was a late tour in the day (4:15pm), I would appreciate if the tour guide would inform the group when the Alcazar was closing since we were all pushed out at 5:30pm and I was not aware that we were limited on time after being in the Alcazar.

November 1, 2019

Your guide was both knowledgeable and friendly, and especially FUN!

Your guide was very knowledgeable and friendly, connecting easily with the different parties in our group (e.g. Brazilian ladies, young Scottish couple, others and myself) but you should also compliment her with her sense of fun - exceptional! This tour was memorable, your guide seemed to make this part of history alive again to our group. Thank you very much David, England.

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October 1, 2019

Our guide Moraima was excellent, excellent, excellent! She was very kind and friendly, and extremely knowledgeable about the palace. We don’t usually book live tours because of crowds, but we lucked out and had only four people (including the two of us!) in our group. We learned much more on the live tour than we would have walking around ourselves. We could not have asked for a better guide. The palace itself was absolutely stunning and very rich in history. The architecture was breathtaking, definitely a must-see in Seville.

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August 6, 2019

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