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Jaén 2.5-Hour Tour: Cathedral, Arabs Baths and Old City

1. Jaén 2.5-Hour Tour: Cathedral, Arabs Baths and Old City

Journey through the history of the city of Jaén where you will discover the importance of the city from the Iberian era to our present, visiting the main monuments of the city, the narrow streets, and typical Andalusian squares that embellish Jaén. Visit the historical center of the city of Jaén, starting with the Cathedral of Jaén, the jewel of the Spanish Renaissance. Then continue on to the Refuge of the Civil War, the Church of San Juan, the largest Arab Baths of Spain and the Palace of Villardompardo, the neighborhood of the Convent of Santo Domingo and the Barrio de la Magdalena, the oldest in Jaén, where you will learn about the famous legend of the Lagarto de Jaén.

Jaén: Castle of Santa Catalina Entry with Guided Tour

2. Jaén: Castle of Santa Catalina Entry with Guided Tour

Discover the Castillo de Santa Catalina, palatial residence of Fernando III el Santo after the conquest of Jaén in 1246, and one of the three fortresses of the original Castillo de Jaén. You will visit its dependencies, such as the kitchens, dungeons or latrines, the Keep of the Constable of Castile who inhabited during the 15th century, some spaces such as the stables built by the French during their occupation, and you will go up to the top of the towers. Finally, you will walk through the Santa Catalina hill until you reach the cross to see an impressive panoramic view of the entire city of Jaén from a bird's eye view.

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4.6 / 5

based on 56 reviews

Fascinating both the cathedral of Jaén and the Arab baths. The Cathedral is the jewel of the Renaissance in Spain and the conservation and restoration of the Arab baths is sensational. You have to see the air shelter to understand what you could feel and understand the time. If you add to all that our ANA guide, who goes out of her way and is passionate about what she does, everything is great. Even how awful hot it was is overlooked

The tour was very extensive and informative. A lot of effort was made to show us all the important processes and we were able to take a lot of information with us. Despite the impending major event, everyone took the time to answer all of our questions. If you want to understand/see the process of olive oil production, this is the place for you; the tasting was also very informative. 100% recommendation!!

Our guide, José, a fourth generation worker in this family business was extremely knowledgeable, kind, and generous with his time. We were lucky enough to be traveling at the time of olive harvest and saw the process up close. We learned so much and enjoyed the tasting - thank you Aires de Jaén!

En mi reciente visita a Jaén, contraté una visita guiada a la catedral, baños árabes y el casco antiguo. Recomiendo la visita a todo el mundo. Natalia nos explicó todo detalladamente y de una forma muy amena. Gracias Natalia

José was a wonderful guide, excellent host explained us everything about olives, oil extraction. Mariza was also very kind and taught us a lot about different oils and the tasting was amazing! We really enjoyed the tour!