This walking tour will discover the Cathedral of Seville, Christian Gothic cathedral with the largest area in the world. Unesco declared in 1987 Heritage and, he 25 July 2010 Well of Outstanding Universal Value. The old mosque of Seville, the minaret is preserved (the Giralda) and the Patio de los Naranjos. The temple houses the mortal remains of Christopher Columbus.
they dreamed, why not, one day be the best Chair of the Archbishop of Seville and future Patriarch of the Indies; in it the most splendid liturgical worship of the celebrated metropolis hispalense; which amazed visitors to walk under their Gothic vaults, to discover its multiforme iconography, (painting, sculpture, goldsmith, tissues, choral books, stained glass windows), filling the most diverse Gothic and Renaissance shrines, to arrive later to meet, in the backwater of the Patio de los Naranjos, with bibliographic and documentary jewels are kept in the Archives and Library Chapterhouse, porticos of a plural Holy of Holies: the Colombina Library. Stone by stone are growing that impressive "hollow mountain", under the stern gaze of the Giralda, Madame de Sevilla.
The perfect harmony between the pastoral and cultural activity in the same cathedral headquarters, While it has earned international recognition of UNESCO, as an example of current management and engaged with both facets of the daily life of the cathedral of Seville.
Availability: Monday through Saturday at 11:00 h.
Duration: 1,5 hours
collection: Gate Tourist Office, located in Triumph Square (Sevilla)
Tickets to the Cathedral-Giralda in Seville.
Bluetooth audio system mandatory for the monument.
Visit unavailable on religious holidays.
Completing the tour to 14:00 h. approximately the Cathedral of Seville, can climb the Giralda if desired (without the company's official guide).
It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes, as well as drinking enough water (mostly in summer). On rainy days not forget umbrella.