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2-Hour Private Tour Of The Charming Streets Of Cadiz

5.0

(14)

  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Architecture, History, Walking

  • Duration

    2 Hours

  • Activity Level

    Easy

  • Language

    English

Description

Explore Cadiz, one of the oldest cities in Western Europe, best known as the 'Carnival City of Spain'. Take a stroll through its narrow streets, which cover over 3000 years of the city's history, sifting through the many legends surrounding its mythological origins and journeying through its evolution into a lively cultural hotspot in present-day Andalusia.

Highlights
  • Marvel at the Tavira Tower, Oratorio San Felipe Neri and the Main Cathedral
  • Discover some secret gems and untold legends with your local guide
  • Stroll through the charming streets of Cadiz expand_more
    • The tour will start at city hall square, where you will learn about the mythological foundation of Cadiz by Hercules and her importance as Harbour City.
    • Move through Populo Gate to the Populo Quarter, the oldest in town, where you'll discover the evolution of Cadiz through 3000 years and where the Roman theatre can be seen (depending on opening times).
    • The next step will be through Cathedral Square, where the last of the Spanish cathedrals can be admired (exterior visit), and walk to the main market place where we can take a look at the fish section (depending on opening time)
    • Then, behold the Tavira Tower, which is the highest point in the city and serves as a good watchtower and viewpoint. (external visit)
    • We will then walk by the Oratorio San Felipe Neri, the birthplace of Spanish democracy and admire the splendid Baroque architecture of the building. Here, the guide will tell you about the Constitution of 1812 and how it has shaped the very being of the city. Together, we will find some secret places in the city known only to locals.
    • Finally, we will make our way to the Manuel Falla Theatre, where the beloved month-long Carnival of Cadiz takes place every February. 
    • The tour will finish at Caleta beach, the only beach in the Old Town and locals' little private paradise, defended by two XVIII century fortresses.
What's Included
  • English-speaking tour guide
What's Excluded
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fees (if applicable)
Know before you go
  • An inside visit to Tavira Tower and Oratory is not included.
Meeting Point

City Hall Square, Cadiz

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Tour Reviews
  • S

    Stormi

    Perfect for history buffs!

    An exceptional walking tour with Jesus

  • Tristan

    highly informative and entertaining!

    Jesus's walking tour was an amazing way to see Cadiz

  • R

    Roman

    Fascinating walking tour of Cadiz

    Jesus’ passion for the city's history and culture shone through in his storytelling, and we got to see the iconic landmarks such as the cathedral and Torre Tavira. Maria and I loved it and rated it 5/5 stars!

  • M

    Maria

    Expert guidance

    Jesus's walking tour of Cadiz was a great way to learn about the city's history and culture!

  • R

    Roman

    Fascinating walking tour of Cadiz

    Jesus’ passion for the city's history and culture shone through in his storytelling, and we got to see the iconic landmarks such as the cathedral and Torre Tavira. Maria and I loved it

  • J

    John and Sarah

    Glimpse into Cadiz’s culture

    The walking tour of Cadiz was the perfect way to get a glimpse of the city's rich history and beautiful architecture. We visited places like the Oratorio San Felipe Neri and the Main Cathedral, and Jesus's insights were invaluable. We highly recommend it

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    Tom and Emily

    immersive and informative walking tour

    If you're looking for an immersive and informative walking tour of Cadiz, Jesus is your guide. He took us to the best places in the city, including the famous La Caleta Beach and the Central Market, and we learned so much from him.

  • D

    David and Laura

    An unforgettable experience

    Our guide’s knowledge of the city's history and landmarks was impressive, and he made the tour engaging and fun. We visited the Cathedral of Cadiz and the Roman Theatre, among other places, and loved every minute of it. Highly recommended

  • M

    Mark and Rachel.

    We had an amazing time exploring Cadiz

    The walking tour was well-planned, informative, and enjoyable. We visited the stunning Cathedral of Cadiz, and Jesus's commentary brought the history of the city to life. We highly recommend it

  • C

    Carlos and Ana.

    Jesus's walking tour of Cadiz was the highlight of our trip

    his storytelling and historical knowledge was amazing, and he took us to all the best spots in the city, including the breathtaking Manuel Falla Theatre.

  • M

    Medusa

    Perfect tour from family

    My family and I had an incredible time exploring Cadiz with Jesus - his walking tour was informative, interesting, and entertaining. We saw the iconic Cathedral of Cadiz and the beautiful Puertadelas Rosas, among other sights, and Jesus's commentary made the experience so much fun.

  • S

    Sarah

    Fantastic way to spend the day

    we got to see some of the city's most popular attractions, such as the Torre Tavira and the Cadiz City Hall, and Jesus's insights into the city's history were invaluable. Highly recommend this tour

  • J

    Jack

    Had a great time on this walking tour of Cadiz

    Jesus took us to some hidden gems in the city, like the Oratorio de San Felipe Neri and the Roman Theatre. His storytelling and knowledge of the city made the tour both informative and entertaining. Would highly recommend.

  • O

    Olivia and Jame

    Perfect introduction to the city

    we got to see the stunning Cathedral of Cadiz and the splendid Baroque architecture. Jesus's enthusiasm for the city was infectious, and we left with a newfound appreciation for its history and culture.

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USD 111 / group
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Total number of people (Min: 1 , Max: 10)