Discover the beauty of Cordoba, the capital of the Omeyas caliphate that was the biggest city of the world. Explore the biggest mosque in Europe and travel through the stunning countryside of Andalusia.
What to Expect
Around 9am, your guide will pick you up at a place of your choosing and set off to Cordoba. On the way, pass the village of Carmona. Carmona is a village in the countryside of Andalusia which makes for stunning views. The village holds a great history, many civilizations have lived here and left a visible mark (a stop at Carmona is optional).
In the 10th century, Cordoba was the number 2 city in the world, having almost 500.000 inhabitants. Cordoba was home to Romans, Moors, Catholics and several other civilizations. Your guide will take you around Cordoba and tell stories and facts about this beautiful city.
In 1984, the historic center was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The Roman Bridge, the Torre de la Calahorra, the streets of the Jewish Quarter, the Synagogue, the Sotos of Albolaifa and the royal stable are just some of the attractions you will see during the tour. Visit the mosque which today remains an important gem of Islamic art. Inside the mosque (entrance is included), make the most of a complete audio guide in whatever language you require so that you can get a real sense of your surroundings.
After the walking tour you will have some free time to have lunch, go shopping and enjoy the endless beauty of the city of Cordoba.
- Visit to Carmona
- Entrance ticket to the mosque