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Basilica de la Macarena

Basilica de la Macarena: Our most recommended tours and activities

Fascinating Seville Full-Day Sightseeing Tour

1. Fascinating Seville Full-Day Sightseeing Tour

Explore the landmarks of Seville on a full-day sightseeing tour, traveling by air-conditioned minibus, boat, and on foot. Following a pick-up from your hotel, travel by luxury minibus to the Santa Cruz area, the former Jewish quarter of the medieval city. Stroll down a labyrinth of narrow streets to Plaza de los Venerables, site of the baroque Hospital of the Venerable Priests. Continue to the Royal Alcazar to see one of the finest examples of Mudéjar architecture still standing. Marvel at the mighty Cathedral-Giralda of Seville, taking in views of the façade of the world’s largest gothic cathedral. Admire monuments, such as the University of Seville, and the Royal Tobacco Factory. Go to the 17th-century Palace of San Telmo. See the dodecagonal Torre del Oro on the banks of the river, and the Isabel II Bridge across the Guadalquivir. Continue to the Macarena Basilica, before admiring the colorful tiles of Plaza de España, the centerpiece of the 1929 Iberoamerican Exposition. Enjoy some free time for lunch, before visiting the historic Bullring, and the Taurine Museum of the Real Maestranza. Next, explore the traditional sailors’ and potters’ neighborhood of Triana, before ending your tour with a boat trip down the Guadalquivir River.

Unusual Seville: 2.5-Hour Tour and Cruise

2. Unusual Seville: 2.5-Hour Tour and Cruise

Explore the most emblematic monuments of Seville on a sightseeing tour of the old city center, and then cruise along the Guadalquivir River to experience the city from an alternative perspective. Following a pick-up from your hotel in the city center, transfer by air-conditioned minivan past sights such as the University, Old Tobacco Factory, San Telmo Palace, Golden Tower, Isabel II Bridge, and Macarena Basilica. Visit Plaza de España, centerpiece of the 1929 Iberoamerican Exposition, and marvel at the mosaic tiles. Discover the site of Bizet’s opera “Carmen.” Then, go to the former Jewish quarter of Santa Cruz, and discover a labyrinth of narrow streets that lead to Plaza de los Venerables. Take a river cruise along the Guadalquivir River for views of the city from a different perspective. See the untouched sides of the Golden Tower, the famous Calle Betis, and the Old Bull Ring of Seville. Pass the Triana Bridge designed by Gustav Eiffel. Marvel at modern constructions, such as the Pabelions, built for the 1992 Exposition. Admire the famous Isla de la Cartuja and its monastery, where Cristopher Columbus once lived.

Artistic Seville 3-Hour Sightseeing Tour and Cruise

3. Artistic Seville 3-Hour Sightseeing Tour and Cruise

Explore Seville from a different perspective on a combined 3-hour sightseeing tour and cruise. Following a pick-up from your hotel, start with a boat trip from the Muelle de la Sal (Salt Wharf), and marvel at the bridges and monuments on the banks of the Guadalquivir River. Continue to the Monastery of Cartuja to see where Christopher Columbus planned his travels to the New World for 3 years. Next, visit the historic bull ring of the Real Maestranza, said to be the site of the finest bullfighting traditions in Spain. Drive across the Isabel II Bridge to explore the former sailors and potters' neighborhood of Triana. See the 10th-century Castle of San Jorge, and admire the façade of the Macarena Basilica.

Seville: Entry Ticket to the Macarena Museum and City Tour

4. Seville: Entry Ticket to the Macarena Museum and City Tour

The guided tour of the Macarena neighbourhood and museum will help you to discover one of the most important monumental parts of the city and at the same time the most unknown, which you will be able to discover thanks to this activity that we can really describe as an experience. A visit to one of the most unique and historic places in the city Visit one of the most interesting museums in Seville (the Macarena Museum), including the entrance ticket. Learn about the history and rich heritage of the most representative brotherhood of the city. Enjoy a unique activity, where the history of Seville and the Holy Week will be mixed. On this visit you will learn more about the great devotion of 20th century Seville: the Macarena, as well as the origins of the corporation and a neighbourhood that has been one of the most important cultural sites in Seville since the Middle Ages. It is an opportunity to get to know the other Seville, the most authentic one and the one that the Sevillians really enjoy.

Seville: 3-Hour Guided Walking Tour & Palacio de las Duenas

5. Seville: 3-Hour Guided Walking Tour & Palacio de las Duenas

Immerse yourself in the most different part of Seville city center with this 3 hour guided walking tour Meet your guide and start your adventure visiting Antiquarium museum situated in Metropol Parasol. Get to know Sevilla hidden monuments in an informative way on a 3-hour walking tour around the north district of Seville city center. The tour continue through Feria street and market insdie the charming Macarena neighbourhood. Explore the old Cardo Máximo of the city. Hear stories behind the historic landmarks as you stroll including legends, secrets and old traditional way of life that keep this area. Enter inside Macarena church and discover the most famous Virgin of Spain Explore San Luis de los Franceses church and San Luis street plenty of hidden monuments Discover 6 differents churches gothic, moorish, barroque, reinassance and 20th century style. Finish the tour visiting Palacio de Dueñas, The old residence of Duquesa de Alba, 16th Palace plenty of masterpiece arts, fabulous garden and personal things of this important family of Spain.

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What people are saying about Basilica de la Macarena

Overall rating

4.0 / 5

based on 312 reviews

Well worth the money great trip. Hassle free meeting points. Melissa made our tour even better very good at her job loads of tips and recommendations. Dont hesitate book this tour.

Interesting and enjoyable

Enjoyed the River cruise, and the visits to both the Church and Bullring. The guide was informative and friendly.

Excellent experience in general by the guide Mr. Jose Gamero. A lot of trade managing the group. Thank you

Our morning guide was fantastic afternoon guide Lola was poor.

Guide and excellent services, I strongly advise you