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  1. Spain
  2. Andalusia
  3. Cordoba
  4. Medina Azahara

Cordoba: Medina Azahara 3–Hour Tour

Product ID: 121761
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Discover the city built by Abderramán III in the 10th century. A place full of stories and legends that will bring you back in the period of Cordoba's maximum splendor.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover every corner of this bright city
  • Step back in time into the 10th century
  • Discover the secrets of the city preserved in the museum
  • Enjoy a visit to the museum with an experienced guide
Full description
After traveling in your vehicle to Medina Azahara, join the group to start your visit.

First, your guide will accompany you on the shuttle bus (not included) to the archaeological site. There you will learn the historical context of the city and see every corner and nook that can be visited. This unique place full of legends will help you understand why Medina Azahara was called the Shining City.

After this visit, continue to the visitor center where you can see the museum with more than 160 original pieces of Medina Azahara. Your guide will accompany you and show you the most important elements.

The visit will end with a video in which the city is represented as it would be in the 10th century.
Includes
  • Local guide
  • Monument entrance fee including VAT
What’s Not Included
  • Bus from Cordoba to Medina Azahara
  • Food and drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Parking Medina Azahara, in the visitor center

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Water
Know before you go
• Take into consideration bringing drinks and wearing comfortable clothes and shoes
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