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Plaza del Obispo

Plaza del Obispo: Our most recommended tours and activities

Málaga: Cathedral, Alcazaba, Roman Theater Walking Tour

1. Málaga: Cathedral, Alcazaba, Roman Theater Walking Tour

See the highlights in Málaga with this group walking tour. Follow your guide to the Cathedral, Alcazaba, Roman Theater and Picasso's streets. Listen as your guide tells you more about these sites. Start your tour at the Plaza de La Marina. Stroll to the Renaissance Cathedral of Malaga where your guide will point out details of the Cathedral for you and provide facinating context for what you see. Head to the Alcazaba which is built into the sides of Gibralfaro Mountain. Take the elevator to the highest point where you can admire views of Malaga. Walk to the ancient Roman Theater before heading to the streets where Picasso lived. Marvel at the statue of Picasso and explore Plaza de la Merced, Plaza del Obispo, and Calle Larios with your knowledgeable guide.

Malaga: Skip-the-Line Malaga Cathedral Tickets with Tour

2. Malaga: Skip-the-Line Malaga Cathedral Tickets with Tour

Discover the Malaga Cathedral with a local guide. Make the most out of your time in Malaga with skip-the-line tickets to this iconic attraction. Explore the area surrounding the the cathedral like Bishop square and St. Mary street. Meet your guide and stroll into the cathedral without wasting time in line. Learn the different artistic styles and construction periods of this church. Find out why it is called 'La Manquita' by locals. Marvel at the incredible choir and impressive chapel in the interior. See the painting The Beheading of Saint Paul by Enrique Simonet. Admire the Gothic altar in the Chapel of Santa Barbara. Listen to historical anecdotes about the cathedral and catholic monarchs. Hear about the cathedral and the Spanish Civil War.

Málaga: Alcazaba, Cathedral, and Roman Theater Guided Tour

3. Málaga: Alcazaba, Cathedral, and Roman Theater Guided Tour

Get to know the best places in the city in depth on this guided Malaga tour with tickets to the main attractions. Start the tour in the Plaza de la Marina, one of the central points in the city. Here, depending on the time, enjoy one of the many food fairs that are held there throughout the year. Then, walk along the great Calle Larios, the main artery of Malaga with your guide. Next, visit the Plaza de la Constitución, home to many events and the Malaga Fair. Here you'll take a detour to see one of the greatest treasures: the Cathedral of Malaga. Known worldwide, the Cathedral is one of the most beautiful buildings on the tour. Find out lots of interesting facts including why it's called La Manquita. Continue to Plaza del Obispo and visit Antonio Banderas' favorite place to eat, El Pimpi. Enjoy a good Malaga wine and delicious fish. Right next to El Pimpi is the iconic Roman Theater and the Alcazaba of Malaga, which served as a protective wall of the city. Make your way to Malaga City Hall, and along the way walk through the tree-lined avenue Paseo del Parque. To finish the tour, there is no better place than Pier 1, the new open-air shopping center that offers enviable views of the city.

Malaga: City Center Guided Walking Tour with Cathedral

4. Malaga: City Center Guided Walking Tour with Cathedral

Join this 2-hour walking tour to see the highlights of Málaga's historic centre. During this tour, you will learn about its history, culture, and impact on modern culture. From the Phoenicians through the Romans, Moors, and Spaniards, a captivating blend of civilizations has shaped Malaga into the varied city it is today. Explore the city and its historic beginnings. Walk through Calle Granada and Iglesia de Santiago, Pasaje de Chinitas, and Plaza del Obispo to see the most prominent sites. There, you will encounter Catedral de la Encarnación, widely known as La Manquita. Discover the magnificence of the Málaga Cathedral, the city's most iconic structure. Explore the fortress of Gibralfaro. Learn how it was utilized to govern and monitor the whole city of Malaga. Visit Pablo Picasso's birthplace and wander down Alcazabilla Street. Admire the Cathedral's grandeur and learn about its construction. Finish the journey by passing through Constitution Square and Calle Larios, where your local guide will tell you about the history of this commercial street and the significance of Marquis of Larios in Malaga’s more recent history.

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What people are saying about Plaza del Obispo

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 68 reviews

The guide was great, in addition to knowing the key elements of the city's history, she shared anecdotes and elements of her personal research which is thought-provoking and increases the interest of the visit and for the city. In the top,

Great experience with lots of information provided by the guide. We were only four people in our group so fel like a private tour but the guide put a lot of effort and care to ensure we get the most out of the experience.

Amazing tour for ppl who are interested in history and want to see malaga in historical perspective. The guide was just amazing, a great story teller. I would recomend it indeed.

The guide is extremely friendly, knowledgeable, and patient in answering all the questions. He maintained his cool even in scorching sunlight and unbearable heat.

It was a very informative tour. Our guide Daniel is very knowledgeable. He knows a lot of Malaga also it's history and the religious.