Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos, Cordoba

4.0
Historic Site · Tourist Spot
Experience the grandeur of Spanish royalty and history at Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos. Once the primary residence of the Catholic Monarchs as well as the headquarters of the Spanish Inquisition, the palace centers on the famous Courtyard of the Mariscos, featuring two high towers and an impressive collection of early Roman art. Walk through the tranquil gardens and courtyards that line the Guadalquivir River or visit the Inquisition tower, where a series of Roman mosaics and a sarcophagus are displayed. Climb the two high towers for a panoramic view of the city of Córdoba and the surrounding palace gardens. Before you head to Cordoba, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Cordoba trip tool, to make sure you see all that Cordoba has to offer, including Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos.
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  • The historical Moorish castle is breathtaking, but what is much more mesmerising is its imposing adjoining garden. Cordoba is a must-visit if you are in Andalusia.  more »
  • The gardens are so beautiful and peaceful. Very well looked after by the staffs. If you come to Cordoba you have to visit them. No toilets opened nor cold water to drink inside.  more »

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