Cathedral & Alcazar of Seville Guided Tour (Skip the Line)

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Cathedral & Alcazar of Seville Guided Tour (Skip the Line)
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Make the best of your stay while in Seville and join the Monumental Seville: Cathedral and Alcazar Guided Tour and learn more about the history and fascinating beauty of these locations and why they are so important to Seville, Spain and the world! In addition, you can enjoy a guided tour of the Santa Cruz Neighborhood.
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In Brief

Location:
Sevilla, Spain
Country:
Spain
Duration:
3 hours
Operates:
Monday - Saturday
Highlights:
Skip the line
Informative, friendly and professional guide
Fully narrated tour
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Itinerary
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Stop At: Barrio Santa Cruz, Seville Spain

Our guided walking tour begins with an official guide discovering Santa Cruz´s quarter, the old Jewish´s quarter, a labyrinth formed by narrow streets that leads to the famous Plaza de los Venerables.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Real Alcazar de Sevilla, Patio de Banderas, s/n, 41004 Seville Spain

The Real Alcazar of Seville is a group of palaces surrounded by a wall, different styles have been used (Islamic-Mudejar and Gothic). In successive reforms, Renaissance and Baroque elements have been added. This place is usually used as accommodation place for the Royal Spanish House, being the oldest royal palace in Europe, as recorded by Unesco.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Catedral de Sevilla, Avenida de la Constitucion s/n, 41001 Seville Spain

The Cathedral of Seville is the largest Christian Gothic cathedral in the world. Unesco declared it in 1987 a World Heritage Site and, on July 25, 2010, a Site of Outstanding Universal Value. Of the old Aljama Mosque in Seville, the minaret (the Giralda) and the Patio de los Naranjos are preserved since the original. The temple keeps the mortal remains of Christopher Columbus.

Duration: 1 hour

Inclusions

  • Local taxes
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Local guide
  • Santa Cruz Neighborhood walking tour
  • Mandatory tourist audio systems
  • Entry/Admission - Real Alcazar de Sevilla
  • Entry/Admission - Catedral de Sevilla
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks

Departure Time

10:45 AM

Departure Point

Christopher Columbus Monument, Jardines de Murillo, s/n, 41001 Sevilla, Spain

Returns To

Catedral de Sevilla, Av. de la Constitución, s/n, 41004 Sevilla, Spain

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • We recommend to wear comfortable shoes and drink enough water during the tour
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate

Booking Information

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Cancellation Terms

This trip is fully refundable up to 96 hours prior to the commencement of your trip.

Booking Terms and Conditions

When you book this trip, you need to read and accept the terms and conditions for booking our day trips in excursions.

Scoring an average traveller rating of 5 out of 5 based on the last 24 recent reviews

This tour included Santa Cruz neighbourhood, Real Alcazar and Seville Cathedral which lasted approx. 3 hours. Our guide Melissa was well informed and an excellent communicator and added greatly to our tour. As our time was limited we felt it was a good choice to pay extra for a "skip the line" ticket. It was fun and informative.
• Submitted 28 Oct 2019
Very well organised and we saw everything that was promised. Our guide was so cheerful. friendly and full of anecdotes - she made the whole experience interesting and fun
• Submitted 21 Oct 2019
A massive thank you to Melissa who was fun, charismatic and knew her stuff! The tour was interesting and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Melissa is an asset to your company - she is as beautiful a person inside as she is outside, the Spanish Celine Dion! Thanks for a fab day!
• Submitted 14 Oct 2019
Our guide Antonio was funny and informative. We saw all of the highlights of the quaint neighborhood of Santa Cruz and had in depth tours of both the Real Alcazar and the Cathedral. We weren't rushed from one attraction to another.
• Submitted 14 Oct 2019
I can not rave enough about Melissa’s tour of Alcazar and the cathedral. Though we were quite a large group, she ensure that everyone heard all the amazing and interesting information that she had to share. She covered history, art, architecture, and local lore. She made us feel like sharing her knowledge was super fun for her- she even did an impromptu flamenco dance. At the end of the cathedral tour, we couldn’t climb the tower ( though it is included) because we were exhausted from absorbing everything and yet, I would do it again in a heartbeat. Do thus and you will be very full. Hope you get Melissa!
• Submitted 04 Oct 2019
A superb tour led by a wonderful guide. The delivery of information was excellent and the guide kept everyone involved and informed. The Cathedral and the Palace were wonderful places to visit. Great tour.
• Submitted 26 Sep 2019
Guide (Lola) knew her stuff but her English was not good enough to wholly understand her commentary. She was also quite disorganised and the tour met at 10.45 but did not start until 11.30.
• Submitted 13 Sep 2019
On a recent visit to the Algarve region of Portugal, friends and I decided to drive to Seville for two nights. With a bit of limited time, we of course wanted to see the Real Alcazar and the Cathedral. Very often this can be done with buying tickets/waiting in lines, with some sort of audio tour that you can rent. During my visit (the end of August), it did not seem the lines were that long for either site, however, I was very impressed with my tour. Our tour guide was Lola and native of Seville and the tour started out near the Christopher Columbus monument and to my surprise include a very information walking tour of Santa Cruz, the old Jewish Quarter of Seville. Lola was down to earth and very informative during this walking tour. When that was finished we indeed skipped the line to the Alcazar, and again having a personal guide was much better than an audio headset. I felt I would have missed out on the history and architectural highlights with just an audio guide. After the Alcazar, it was onto the Cathedral, again with a personal narrative with highlights of the Cathedral and the rich history of Seville. I would say the entire tour lasted about 3 hours, and certainly was worth the cost for the benefit and the outstanding guide we had. I would say there were about 18 of use on the tour, and she was cognizant of the group and keeping them together.
• Submitted 09 Sep 2019
Melissa was amazing!!! Absolutely recommend this tour and this guide as a must do!! Thank you Melissa!! Michael, Melli, Ava
• Submitted 03 Jul 2019
Brilliant tour led by a knowledgeable and articulate guide who had a great sense of humour. If you are thinking about it don't !!!! book the tour
• Submitted 03 Jul 2019
This tour was excellent. The tour guide explained everything very clearly and made it fun. Allowed ample time for questions and even provided tips for places to go for tapas. Highly recommended.
• Submitted 03 Jul 2019
Easy walking tour. Our guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. Great way to spend the day. Saw and learned so much more than we would have on our own.
• Submitted 03 Jul 2019
The tour was so interesting and Jose our guide was really informative and able to answer any questions we had. Great not having any queues and cathedral and alcazar really amazing to seeq
• Submitted 03 Jul 2019
Melissa was great! She knows her stuff and has a wonderful personality and attitude. She obviously loves what she does as it shows in her explanations.
• Submitted 18 Mar 2019
Melissa was our tour guide and she was fantastic! Extremely engaging and brought value to this tour. Was great to skip the line into Alzacar and all the information was very well presented. Well worth the money!
• Submitted 28 Dec 2018
Our guide was excellent very informative. So glad we booked ahead as the queues were really long. Great value
• Submitted 02 Nov 2018
The cathedral in Seville is stunning! Plan on staying well past the end of your tour as there is so much to see. The Alcazar is pretty, but doesn’t hold a candle to the Alcazar in Córdoba.
• Submitted 11 Jul 2018
This is a must especially in the heat as the queues are extremely long. Our guide for the trip was excellent. At the end of the trip which lasts about 3 hours, we followed several people out of the room and ended up walked the the top of the cathedral to the bell tower. We would not advise this last part if you are disabled or have difficulty walking as it is a long walk up. If no problem, well worth doing.
• Submitted 10 Jul 2018
We had an awesome guide at the Cathedral and the Alcazar....She was funny, interesting and informative. Told us some insider tips about the places we saw which made it lots of fun!
• Submitted 17 Apr 2018
There is so much detail in and history of the Alcazar and Cathedral that we really appreciated taking the guided tour, rather than exploring it alone for the first time. Our guide had such a positive energy, always smiling- captivating and intelligent. She showed interest in each of the group members and give helpful tips for our stay in Seville. Being able to skip the lines was a big plus, especially if your time in the city is limited. There was free time after the tour to wander through the Cathedral at your own pace and climb the Tower of Giralda. The views from the tower are amazing ! Definitely worth the trip up. Wonderful tour, we would recommend! .
• Submitted 04 Apr 2018
Well run tour with engaging and informative guide Melissa. This was an English only tour and our whole family 2 adults, 2 children 16 and 10 had a great time. Her English was perfect and despite the crowds of Holy Week Melissa kept things moving and was able to convey a lot of interesting information in a limited amount of time. The tour outfit was very professional and accommodating with good quality headsets. Highly recommended.
• Submitted 02 Apr 2018
Very good.
• Submitted 23 Dec 2017
Paqui was a fabulous tour guide with excellent interpersonal skills. Very impressed with her knowledge of history and perfect communication of the facts. Also, very funny and a joy to be with. The Alcazar and Jewish Quarter were very moving - my ancestors come from this region. Saw the Mesquita the day before on your other tour. Konnections is a great company. Keep it up. The sites were awe-inspiring.
• Submitted 10 Dec 2017
Excellent tour guide even though her first language was French. She was clear and thorough. We had a lot of slow walkers so it took her longer to do than may have been in her time frame but never made any of the walkers feel bad for holding things up just found more things to tell us about the area.
• Submitted 29 Oct 2017

In Brief

Location:
Sevilla, Spain
Country:
Spain
Duration:
3 hours
Operates:
Monday - Saturday
Highlights:
Skip the line
Informative, friendly and professional guide
Fully narrated tour