Attractions & monuments

Alcázar of Córdoba skip-the-line tickets and guided tour

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Availability: Tuesday to Saturday
Duration: 1 hour 10 minutes
Language: English , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Explore the Alcázar of Córdoba with an official guide
  • Marvel at the mosaics of the Salón de los Mosaicos
  • Admire the impressive fountains and fish ponds of the gardens
What to expect

Explore the beautiful patios, courtyards and gardens of the Alcázar of Córdoba with an official guide and get amazing views from the impressive watchtowers.

Admire the rich ornamentations of the former royal palace of the Catholic kings of Spain. Enter through the main entrance gate and immerse yourself in the wonderful architecture of the palace, located on the site of a fortress built by the Visigoths and later occupied by the Caliphate of Córdoba.

Learn more about historical events that shaped its importance to the city, including the meeting between Isabella I of Castile and Ferdinand II of Aragon and the explorer Christopher Columbus before he set sail for America.

Stroll through rooms with remarkable features, such as the mosaics of the Salón de los Mosaicos. Admire the crenellated towers and the Moorish motifs of the baths of the Patio Morisco. Then, climb the watchtowers for panoramic views of the gardens. Stroll through the landscaped gardens to look at the beautiful water features, fish ponds and orange trees.

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What's included
  • Entrance ticket
  • Official guide
What's not included
  • Transportation
Reduced price
  • Children 0-7 years old: free
  • Youth 8-12 years old: reduced
Where
Meeting point:

OWAY Tours office in Plaza del Triunfo. The guide will be wearing a blue OWAY Tours shirt

What to remember
  • Groups: min. 2 max. 30 people
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When

Tuesday to Saturday

  • Morning at 10.30am
  • Afternoon at 5.00pm (all year except from 15 June to 15 September. During the summer season the monument is closed)

Sunday at 12.15pm

Blackout dates: 25 December, 1 January

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Provider
Oway Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.
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