1. Spain
  2. Andalusia
  3. Cordoba
  4. Medina Azahara

Cordoba: Medina Azahara 3–Hour Guided Tour

Product ID: 121761
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Discover the city built by Abderramán III in the 10th century. A place full of stories and legends that will bring you back in the period of Cordoba's maximum splendor.
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Duration: 3 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover every corner of this bright city
  • Step back in time into the 10th century
  • Discover the secrets of the city preserved in the museum
  • Enjoy a visit to the museum with an experienced guide
Full description
Either travel with the group from Cordoba or meet the group directly at the Medina Azahara, depending on what option you have chosen. At the archaeological site, you will learn about the historical context of the city and see every corner and nook that can be visited. This unique place full of legends will help you understand why Medina Azahara was called the Shining City.

After this visit, continue to the visitor center where you can see the museum with more than 160 original pieces of Medina Azahara. Your guide will accompany you and show you the most important elements.

The visit will end with a video in which the city is represented as it would be in the 10th century.
Includes
  • Local guide
  • Monument entrance fee including VAT
  • Bus from Cordoba to Medina Azahara (if option selected)
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks

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Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Water
Know before you go
• Take into consideration bringing drinks and wearing comfortable clothes and shoes

From US$ 19.16 per person

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