Córdoba: Mosque-Cathedral and Alcazar Tour

Córdoba: Mosque-Cathedral and Alcazar Tour

From $41.88 per person

Visit two of Córdoba's most important and famous landmarks. See the blend of culture at the Mosque-Cathedral and the skip the line into the Alcazar. Take a tour of the historic structures and learn their fascinating history from your guide.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 135 minutes
Starting time 11:30 AM
Skip the line through a separate entrance
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Live tour guide
Spanish, French

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at the present mix of culture in the Mosque-Cathedral
  • Skip the line into the Alcazar of the Catholic Monarchs
  • Learn the interesting history of the two famous landmarks
Full description
Begin your tour in the Courtyard of the Orange Trees at the entrance of the bell tower of the Mosque-Cathedral of Córdoba. Enter the Mosque-Cathedral and be amazed by the blending of the two distinct religious cultures of Islam and Christianity. As you walk through the building learn about its long history, how it was built between the 8th and 16th-centuries, and its past as first a mosque and now a cathedral. Spend approximately an hour and 15 minutes in the Mosque-Cathedral. Afterward, head to the Alcazar of the Catholic Monarchs, skip the line to enter and spend about an hour here. Discover how the old palace was built in the 14th-century to conquer the last Arabic Kingdom of the Iberian Peninsula. Your tour concludes in the marvelous gardens of the Alcazar where you can take as many pictures as you want.
Includes
  • Guided tour
  • Tickets to the Mosque-Cathedral
  • Skip-the-line tickets to the Alcazar
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Audio guides
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
COVID-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers must bring their own headphones
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Puerta del Perdón, Mezquita Catedral, Calle Cardenal Herrero 1. Look for the orange umbrella.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Sleeveless shirts
  • Hats
  • Baby strollers

Know before you go

  • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
  • There are a lot of stairs in the Alcazar
  • Baby trolleys can enter the Mosque-Cathedral, but must be left at the entrance of the Alcazar
  • Photos are not allowed in the Mosque-Cathedral
Customer reviews

Overall rating

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