Discover the beauty of Córdoba on a full-day tour from Seville. Journey to the capital of the Omeyas caliphate, once the biggest city in the world. See the biggest mosque in Europe and travel through the stunning countryside of Andalusia.
What to Expect
Depart Seville at a location of your choice at approximately 09:00, and journey to Córdoba, passing the village of Carmona en route.
Stop in Carmona, built on a ridge overlooking the central plain of Andalusia, and enjoy the stunning views of the surrounding countryside. Follow in the footsteps of the many civilizations that have lived there, leaving behind traces such as the Moorish alcázar, the Marchena Gate of the Almohad domination of Spain, and the remains of the Roman Via Augusta.
Continue to Córdoba, once home to Romans, Moors, Catholics and other civilizations. Hear stories and facts about the beautiful city, captured in 711 by a Moorish army. Learn how it went on to become one of the largest cities in the world with a population of roughly 500,000 inhabitants by the 10th century.
Declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1984, the city's attractions include a Roman bridge, the Torre de la Calahorra and the streets of the Jewish Quarter. Discover landmarks such as the Córdoba Synagogue and the natural wonder of the Sotos de la Albolaifa. Go to the Royal Stables, where the best stallions and mares of the Andalusian horse are bred.
Visit the Mosque-Cathedral of Córdoba to discover a gem of Islamic art. Inside the mosque (entrance included), make the most of a complete audio guide in whatever language you require. Then, enjoy some free time for lunch and to do a bit of shopping or see the other sights of Córdoba.
- Visit to Carmona
- Entrance ticket to the Mosque-Cathedral of Córdoba