Costa de la Luz Viewing points

Our most recommended Costa de la Luz Viewing points

Cádiz: Tavira Tower Entry with Exhibition and Rooftop Access

1. Cádiz: Tavira Tower Entry with Exhibition and Rooftop Access

Visit one of Cádiz's most fascinating and long-standing watchtowers with an entry ticket to the Tavira Tower. See the sprawling city views beneath you from its rooftop, and visit its 2 exhibition halls. Walk up the Tavira Tower — a focal point of cultural interest in Cádiz. Situated at the highest lookout point in the old town, the tower witnessed the trade and prosperity of the region in the 17th and 18th centuries. See what that prosperity created by looking out onto the city. During your visit, go through the tower's 2 exhibition halls and make the most of the most scenic views of the city from the rooftop. In the first hall, learn what a Camera Obscura is and discover other Cameras Obscuras in the world. In the second hall, learn about the city's 18th century history, and finally, take in a 360-degree view of the entire city from the open rooftop terrace.

Cadiz Full-Day Guided Excursion from Seville

2. Cadiz Full-Day Guided Excursion from Seville

According to mythology, Cadiz was founded by Hercules after he created the Strait of Gibraltar. Whatever its actual origins, the city clearly has its own soul, history, and charm. Cadiz is situated on a narrow peninsula that was one time an island. The locals, called gaditanos, are known as the most friendly Spaniards you’re likely to meet. Boasting the largest Carnival celebration in Spain, Cadiz is well-known for its beaches, great fish and produce markets, and its flamenco artists. On this full-day tour you’ll enjoy a stroll through the old town with a chance to admire colorful architecture, stunning palaces, and countless cozy squares. Explore the historical center of Spain’s oldest continuously inhabited city. Visit some of the fine museums that reveal the ancient glory of this unique city. Your tour ends with a visit to the Torre Tavira, one of 129 watchtowers in Cadiz, the highest point in the old town (45 meters above sea level). Marvel at the stunning views over Cadiz through the Camara Obscura.

Jerez and Cadiz Private Tour from Seville

3. Jerez and Cadiz Private Tour from Seville

Meet your guide at your hotel or another meeting point in central Seville and hop inside your air-conditioned coach for your day trip. Admire the Spanish countryside as you travel to nearby Jerez de la Frontera, famous for its horses and sherry. After roughly an hour, arrive in palm-filled Jerez to visit one of its historical sherry bodegas. Meet your winemaker host and learn what makes the local sherry special as you tour the grounds. See wooden casks in the cellars and taste a delectable selection of sweet and dry varieties in the unique atmosphere of a “Bodega”. Your next experience will commence at the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art Foundation with the exhibition regarded as the best equestrian ballet in the world:  “How the Andalusian Horses Dance”. An authentic equestrian ballet with choreographies based on the Traditional and Cowboy Methods of Taming Wild Horses, and genuine Spanish music and XVIII century customers.. Your adventure continues on the Costa de la Luz. Once in Cadiz our local guide will take you to the city center beside the Cathedral where you will have free time to have lunch and discover the oldest European city with more than three millenniums of history. Visit the medieval center and rooftop views from the ‘camera obscura’ (dark room) at the Tower Tavira,climb the viewpoint of a real tower, highest point of the city, from where you can see the whole city and the bay of Cadiz.

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Overall rating

4.1 / 5

based on 77 reviews

Excellent tour guides and good disposition!

Despite starting with rains we were able to successfully overcome this setback, and we made an excellent ride with a great driver and an excellent guide. I recommend them with pleasure are warm people friendly and of good disposition all the time. A pleasure !

Very nice view, narrow steps but less strenuous than expected (even if you are pregnant). The only deduction because the booked ticket did not include an audio guide. Go there in the morning during the week, then it's a bit more relaxed

Without a specific appointment, a bit of waiting was announced. But a drink break was always welcome in one of the many small, shady alleys. Climbing the tower and then the view over the unique city was a good reward.

José offered us an excellent tour of Cadiz.

We had a wonderful day. We saw a lot and learned a lot about Cadiz, but also about Spain and Seville. We also had a lot of fun. José was the perfect guide. Any time.

It's definitely worth it! The best views of Cadiz!