Historical guided tour of Medina Azahara
Excursions & day trips

Historical guided tour of Medina Azahara

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover the majestic fortified palace of Medina Azahara
  • Immerse yourself in the culture of the Al-Andalus era
  • Enjoy a guided tour accompanied by historians and archaeologists
What to expect

If you're visiting Córdoba and you want to discover the past culture that made this city a unique place this tour is for you. Get ready to immerse yourself in the era of Al-Andalus, visiting the Medina Azahara, one of the most important proofs of the Caliph of Córdoba.

On this tour, you'll discover with expert historians and archaeologists one of the greatest jewels in Córdoba, where Abd Al-Rahman III the first Umayyad caliph ordered its construction and moved his court. Get ready to admire the marvelous arches, panels and the mosque on the palace city as well as the unique gardens of the complex while learning more about not only the Caliphate art but also the importance of Al-Andalus as an economic, social, and cultural power from the past until nowadays society. On this guided tour you'll have 2 different options, you can select a visit with a bus included that moves daily to the facilities, or you can reach directly the settlement on your own vehicle, in this case, free parking is included.

If you're a history lover you can't absolutely miss the opportunity to relax and enjoy a complete guided tour of this palace and admire the unique collection of ancient objects recovered. At the end of the tour, get ready to relax and enjoy the Spanish tradition tasting one tapa and some beer. A complete experience you can't absolutely miss!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • What's included
    • Guided tour
    • Transport by bus (if selected)
    • Bus tour
    • 1 tapa and beer
    What's not included
    • Pick-up and drop-off
    • Lunch
    Reduced price
    • Infant (0-4 years): free
    • Child (5-12 years): reduced
    Where

    Carretera Palma del Río 4P, 14005 Córdoba, Spain

    Meeting point:
    Visitor Center Medinat al-Zahra
    What to remember
    • The maximum number of participants is 30
    • Bus stops: Glorieta Cruz Roja 114,14004 Córdoba, Spain and Paseo de la Victoria 31,14004 Córdoba, Spain
    • The tour in English is not available during the Patios Festival (from May 4th until the 17th)
    • This tour won't be canceled due to weather conditions
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    When
    • Please check the calendar for updated availabilities and start times
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    Provider
    ARTE DE CORDOBA SL
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the experience begins.

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