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  3. Cordoba
  4. Medina Azahara

Córdoba: Medina Azahara 3-Hour Guided Tour

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Explore the stunning Medina Azahara de Córdoba on a 3-hour tour in the company of an archaeologist guide. Learn more about the history of the Caliphate at the palace complex and see its most symbolic sites.
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Duration: 2 - 3 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the palace-city of the Medina Azahara de Córdoba
  • Learn more about the Umayyad Caliph of Córdoba
  • Benefit from the services of an archaeologist guide
Full description
Explore the vast medieval palace of the Medina Azahara de Córdoba on a 3-hour guided tour, and travel back in time to the days of the Caliphate and Al-Andalus. Learn more about the first Umayyad caliph of Al-Andalus, Abderraman III.

Visit the most important parts of the complex, such as the large House of Ja’far built over the site of 3 earlier houses. Admire the remains of the Pórtico de Medina Azahara and visit the Salón Rico, where the caliph Abd-ar-Rahman III would receive guests. 

Benefit from the expertise of an official guide who specializes on archaeological history.
Includes
  • Guide
  • Entrance ticket
  • Shuttlebus transport from Cordoba (if option chosen)
What’s Not Included
  • Food or drink

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Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Please note that the medina is 8 kilometers from Córdoba. If you do not have your own vehicle, it is recommended that you book the tourist bus in advance
• If you have chosen the option without transport, you will travel in your own car and the tour guide will meet you at 10:15 AM
• You can choose between a shared or private tour

From US$ 20.34 per person

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Product ID: 121704