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  3. Jerez de la Frontera

Jerez: Historic Center Guided Tour

Product ID: 42081
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Explore the historic center of Jerez de la Frontera, renowned as Spain’s center of sherry production and boasting a rich history that runs through the Phoenicians, Romans, Moors, and more. See all the landmark sights, including the Neoclassical cathedral.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Muslim and Christian neighborhoods of Jerez
  • Learn the rich history of Jerez, from the Tartessians onwards
  • Discover emblematic buildings such as the Mudejar church of San Dionisio
  • Admire the amazing defensive wall of the Alcázar
  • Marvel at the Gothic, Baroque, and Neoclassical façades of the cathedral
Full description
Enjoy a guided tour of Jerez de la Frontera, the most important city in the Cadiz province, home to Spain's legendary sherry production, and notable for its historical and artistic heritage.

Meet your guide in the Plaza del Arenal and set off to explore the neighborhood of San Miguel, with its stunning Gothic church and typical architecture. Discover a rich mix of Islamic and Christian monuments surrounding the Alcázar, and admire the Gothic, Baroque, and Neoclassical façades of the cathedral.

Learn about the mysterious Tartessians, attributed as the first settlers of the area. Journey through the times of the Phoenicians, Romans, Visigoths and Moors, and learn how each left a deep cultural impression on Jerez.

Marvel at the decorative squares and palaces, including the site of the old Town Hall, and go to the Church of San Dionisio, the only Mudejar church in town.
Includes
  • Guide
  • All fees and taxes
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Tickets
  • Inside visit to Alcazar and Cathedral

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Plaza del Arenal (in front of the equestrian monument), 11403 Jerez de la Frontera, Cádiz, España

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Please wear comfortable shoes and bring a bottle of water
• Minimum reservation 2 adults
• The tour requires a minimum of 2 adults
• A booking of 1 adult and 1 child is not allowed
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.8 / 5
based on 59 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.8/5
Organization
4.9/5
Value for money
4.6/5
Safety
4.9/5

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Andalusia Tour Travel

Product ID: 42081