Discover Seville’s most important attractions on this tour of Seville Cathedral and Real Alcazar, located in the city’s historical center. With an exclusive guide for your group, walk through Santa Cruz District, and explore these two UNESCO World Heritage Sites to see their unique architecture and hear about their history and legends.
ROYAL ALCAZAR GUIDED TOUR
The Alcazar of Seville is a royal palace in Seville, originally a Moorish fortress. The building is renowned as one of the most beautiful in Spain. The upper levels of the Alcazar are still used by the actual royal family as the official Seville residence. It is the oldest royal palace still in use in Europe, and it was registered in 1987 by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. It is the best example of Mudejar architecture in Spain, although Islamic, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque elements can be found as well. Alcázar is a Spanish word, synonym of fortified castle. Actually, it comes from the Arabic word “Al qasr” that means palace or fortress.
SANTA CRUZ DISTRICT GUIDED TOUR
The heart of Seville. It is impossible to resist the charm of this district with its narrow white alleys, its picturesque lime-washed houses, its colored flowery patios, and its small and enchanting squares.
CATHEDRAL GUIDED TOUR
Seville preserves its wonderful gothic cathedral, built on an ancient Almohad mosque, one of the largest in the world. Besides the building rises the “Giralda” formerly a minaret and actually the symbol of Seville. The majesty of its 5 naves and 25 chapels is the first thing that impresses the visitor that enters for the first time, in addition to the numerous works of art created by some of the most important Spanish artists, sculptors and painters. Discover the treasures saved inside this amazing religious site where our expert guide will tell you the fascinating history of this incredible monument, carrying you back to the past.