Located on the banks of the Guadalquivir River, the rich Arab legacy and charming streets of the historic quarter of the capital of Andalusia captivate visitors.  A stroll around Seville will lead to authentic popular districts such as Triana or La Macarena, and to discovering a series of monuments designated World Heritage sites by UNESCO, as is the case of the Cathedral and the Reales Alcázares.  The city also boasts famous museums and organizes popular events as part of its cultural attractions.  ​


Highlights

Sevilla's Cathedral and the Giralda

The largest Gothic cathedral in the world. This temple seats where the Great Mosque used to be in the twelfth century.

Today, only the minaret remains, “La Giralda,” the most representative tower in the city, 341 feet high. The Cathedral's monumental complex also includes the captivating Patio de los Naranjos and the Capilla Real.

Reales Alcázares de Sevilla

The Alcázar of Seville is a palace fort that combines different styles, from Mudejar art to Gothic architecture.

Inside, the space is arranged around two courtyards: Las Doncellas and Las Muñecas. The oldest royal palace in Europe still in use, the Alcázar features beautiful rooms decorated with large tapestries, as the Sala de los Reyes or the Salón del Emperador.

Barrio de Santa Cruz

Filled with cobblestone streets and charming little squares, the Santa Cruz quarter is one of the most important and popular districts in Seville. The neighborhood is full of whitewashed aristocratic houses

and palaces with beautiful covered in flowers. The former Jewish quarter of Seville, the barrio de Santa Cruz, stretches across the historic-artistic city centre and features twelfth century monuments.

Agenda

Holy week celebration

Holy week celebration

From 09 to 16 April, 2017

Experience the Holy Week Celebrations in the heart of the Andalusian capital! Discover the customary processions from different brotherhoods that roam the streets of the historic center of Sevilla. A unique event!

April Fair

April Fair

From the 31st April to the 7th May 2017

In Sevilla, the April Fair is a major event. A set of houses (las "casetas") and attractions are located at the fairground, at the entrance of the city. A one-week long festive event that will immerse you in the heart of the Sevillian tradition!

Connections

The country's capital and financial centre, Madrid combines modern infrastructures such as the “Puerta de Europa” (Gate of Europe Towers),  and a rich cultural, artistic and architectural heritage like its famous historic quarter or the “Madrid de los Austrias” (Habsburg Madrid).  ​

The country's capital and financial centre, Madrid combines modern infrastructures such as the “Puerta de Europa” (Gate of Europe Towers),  and a rich cultural, artistic and architectural heritage like its famous historic quarter or the “Madrid de los Austrias” (Habsburg Madrid).  ​

The capital of Catalonia boasts a great amount of architectural treasures and a rich historic heritage.​

The capital of Catalonia boasts a great amount of architectural treasures and a rich historic heritage.​

Located on the banks of Ebro River, the streets of the capital of Aragon preserve a rich monumental legacy left behind by Romans, Muslims, Jews and Christians. ​

Located on the banks of Ebro River, the streets of the capital of Aragon preserve a rich monumental legacy left behind by Romans, Muslims, Jews and Christians. ​

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