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Cordoba Tour from the Costa del Sol

  • When does it run?
    Thursday
  • Start time
    Tour from Malaga: 08:25am
    Tour from Torremolinos: 07:50am
    Tour from Fuengirola: 07:10am
    Tour from Marbella: 06:40am
    Tour from Estepona: 06:05am
  • Duration
    Approx. 10 hours (depending on your pick up point)
Inclusions
  • Multilingual guide in Spanish, Italian, French & English
  • Transportation by deluxe air conditioned motor coach
  • Entrance fee for the Mosque, synagogue and gardens
  • Panoramic and walking tour of the city

Key Highlights

  • Explore the rich cultural and historical past of the city of Cordoba
  • Discover the history of the Jewish Quarter and admire the architecture of the Cordoba Synagogue
  • Visit the beautiful mosque of Mezquita, considered one of the best examples of Islamic art in Spain
  • The tour is accompanied by an expert, Multi-lingual guide.

Overview

Immerse yourself in the rich history of Cordoba on this city tour. An incredible mix of rich cultures have left their mark on this historic city. A combination of Roman, Arabic, and Spanish influences have all made Cordoba an enchanting city to discover. The city of Cordoba is famous for its popular historical sites such as the spectacular Mezquita and the Jewish Quarter.

One of the finest examples of Islamic architecture, the Mezquita is a beautiful mosque built by Abd ar-Rahman I. The Jewish Quarter is maze of narrow streets filled small plazas, white-washed houses with flowery window boxes and wrought-iron doorways opening up to plant-decked patios.

The well restored 14th century Synagogue in Cordoba was built in the Mudéjar style and completed in 1315. It contains ancient Hebrew inscriptions and intricate Mudejar patterns in stucco.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Thursday

  • Duration

    Approx. 10 hours (depending on your pick up point)

  • Start time

    Tour from Malaga: 08:25am
    Tour from Torremolinos: 07:50am
    Tour from Fuengirola: 07:10am
    Tour from Marbella: 06:40am
    Tour from Estepona: 06:05am

  • Meeting Point

    Good news! You can get picked up from your hotel, just give us the details at the time of booking. Don’t worry if you have not booked your hotel yet, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details.

    The tour departs from the following locations:
    Tour from Malaga: 8:25am
    Tour from Torremolinos: 7:50am
    Tour from Fuengirola: 7:10am
    Tour from Marbella: 6:40am
    Tour from Estepona: 6:05am

  • Ending Point

    The tour ends at the starting point

Itinerary

  • You will be picked up in a deluxe air conditioned coach from one of the designated spots (check options) in the Costa del Sol and taken on a guided tour of Cordoba via Antequera. After a brief stop, you will continue on with the trip. Upon Arrival visit the Mesquita, one of the largest mosques in the world. Its shimmering golden mosaics and an endless row of red-and-white striped arches make it a visual delight. Your next stop will be the Jewish Quarter, consists of a beautiful network of small streets and squares all arranged around the city. Continue to the Cordoba Synagogue, built in the Mudéjar style and completed in 1315. It contains ancient Hebrew inscriptions and intricate Mudejar patterns in stucco. . It is a beautiful 14th century structure and one of Spain’s few surviving medieval synagogues. Next stop will be Puente Romano, Situated to the south of Mezquita, this well restored Roman bridge crosses the Guadalquivir. Downstream towards the northern bank, you will come across a restored Islamic water wheel. At around 1:00pm take a break for lunch at a local restaurant (payable direct). You are at leisure to take a walk around the city centre At the end of the tour, you will be transferred back to your designated starting point in the Costa del Sol.

Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Multilingual guide in Spanish, Italian, French & English
  • Transportation by deluxe air conditioned motor coach
  • Entrance fee for the Mosque, synagogue and gardens
  • Panoramic and walking tour of the city

Exclusions

  • Meals and drinks
  • Hotel pick up & drop off

Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 48 hours prior to the start of the tour to reconfirm the departure details.

Please specify your language of preference in the special request section at the time of booking.

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

Customer Reviews

  • Very good tour
    Lesley onge, United Kingdom 06/13/2016
  • Very well organized tour
    Lidija Danaityte, Ireland 06/03/2013
  • Wonderful Trip to Cordoba
    Lisa Rene Bond, United States 01/02/2012

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