Girona: 2-Hour Sightseeing Tour w/ Cathedral Entrance
- Visit Girona Cathedral, the Jewish quarter, the Monastery of Sant Pere de Galligants, River Onyar houses and Arabic baths
- See the largest Gothic nave in Europe at the Cathedral of Santa Maria
- Learn about the Islamic culture of the Andalusian era in this area
After contemplating the colorful buildings of this area of the city, you will direct your steps towards the 'call.' This is how the Jewish quarter of Girona was known, one of the best preserved in Europe. This Hebrew neighborhood is next to the Cathedral of Santa Maria, located at the highest point of the city. You will visit the interior of the temple to see the largest Gothic nave in Europe. In fact, it is the second widest in the world, second only to that of Saint Peter in the Vatican. You will also admire other outstanding details of the church such as its stained glass windows, the choir, the altarpiece of the high altar or the treasure pieces of the cathedral.
After the guided tour of the cathedral, continue your route observing the exterior architecture of one of the most important religious buildings in the city - the Basilica of San Felix. Just a few meters away, you will find the Arab baths of Girona. Visit its exteriors to learn about the Islamic culture of the Andalusian era in this area northeast of the peninsula. From the Arab baths, you will head towards the nearby Monastery of Sant Pere de Galligants where you will contemplate the exterior architecture of this monument. Learn the various curiosities about this historic building from the medieval period. You will conclude the tour returning to the streets next to the Plaza de la Independencia.
- Cathedral entrance
- Images from iPad and explanations from an expert guide
- Meals and drinks
Prepare for the activity
- Comfortable shoes