History of the Cathedral-Mosque of Córdoba: guided tour
History & heritage tours

History of the Cathedral-Mosque of Córdoba: guided tour

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Free cancellation
Language: English , French , Spanish
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour
Do this because
  • Explore one of the best examples of Islamic art in Spain
  • Learn how the cathedral was built inside the mosque after the Christian conquest
  • Admire the Baroque altarpiece and the mahogany stalls
  • Discover one of the most important Spanish monuments
What to expect

Enjoy a walking tour of the Cathedral and former great Mosque of Córdoba, a declared World Heritage Site. Its construction started in 786 and had several extensions during the Emirate and the Caliphate of Córdoba. After the Reconquest, in 1238, it became a Catholic cathedral and today is one of the most important monuments in Spanish and particularly Andalusian architecture.

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What's included
  • Local guide in Spanish, English and French, one guide for each language
  • Cathedral-Mosque entrance fee
  • Audio receivers to listen to the guide once inside the Cathedral-Mosque
  • VAT
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
  • Other personal expenses
Reduced price
  • For children (0-9 years) this tour is free
Where

Mezquita-catedral de Córdoba, 14003 Córdoba, Spain

Meeting point:

Please meet at the Córdoba Cathedral (olive tree next to the central fountain in Patio de los Naranjos) and please arrive 5 minutes before the departure time.

What to remember
  • This is a walking tour conducted by a local qualified guide of the Cathedral-Mosque of Córdoba. The meeting point is in Patio de los Naranjos but you will visit all the monument inside
  • Visitors are required to wear face masks and to keep the distance between each other.

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When
  • From Monday to Saturday at 12.45pm
  • Sunday at 4pm
  • Not available on Sundays and Religious festivities as 1 January, 6 January, 27 March, 25 July, 15 August, 12 October, 1 November, 8 December and 25 December
  • Also available on Holy Thursday and Good Friday (even though they are religious festivities)
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Provider
Konexion 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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