Alcazaba of Malaga
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  • Málaga: Roman Theatre and Alcazaba Guided Tour

    1. Málaga: Roman Theatre and Alcazaba Guided Tour

    Journey through time on a guided tour of the Roman Theater (Teatro Romano) and Alcazaba in Málaga. Travel back to the days of Augustus, considered the 1st emperor of the Roman Empire from 27 BC until his death in AD 14. Situated in the cultural heart of Málaga, the ruins lie at the foot of the Alcazaba and is the oldest monument in the city. Learn the history of the theater before moving on to the best-preserved alcazaba in Spain. Enter the historic citadel to climb the walls and cross the former chapel of the Puerta del Arco de Cristo. Discover the beautiful Patio de Armas and get amazing views of the city from the top of the hill. Hear what the building was used for and how it evolved over time, following the 15th-century Siege of Málaga during the Reconquista and beyond. Marvel at the vistas of the Fortaleza de Gibralfaro, built in the 14th century to house the troops and protect th...

    We had a small English speaking group of 6. Virginia was our guide - very knowledgeable of the history and communicated with ease. Thank you! Great tour, highly recommended.+++

  • Bike Tour of Malaga: Tapas and Wine

    2. Bike Tour of Malaga: Tapas and Wine

    Take a guided tour of Malaga by bike complete with tapas and wine! Boquerones al vinagre, pipirrana de pulpo, porra antequerana or patatas bravas con vino dulce – that's how you order traditional tapas in Malaga! Try these delicious Spanish specialties yourself! The tapas and wine tour of Malaga offers you an exciting culinary and cultural trip through one of the most beautiful cities of Andalusia. First, you will have a chance to admire the most famous sights of Malaga, before you reach the main marketplace, where your appetite for tapas is sure to be sated. After sampling a few delicacies, you will go on through the city, and see the impressive, new-built harbor quarter. The end of the tour will be sweetened by a taste of the world-famous dessert wine, Vino Dulce, in a typical Andalusian bodega. This tour caters to the particular wishes of the participant...

    Our tour guide Ava made our whole experience wonderful. Such a lovely, vibrant, sweet girl. Our bike tour of Malaga was very informative and relaxing. The Tapas and wine was a very Spanish experience and made twice as nice as Ava sat with us and explained the food and knowledge of life of Spain as she knew it. We were her first Irish travellers and we hope she enjoyed us as much as we enjoyed her. The traditional wine bar/brewery was amazing and a place we would never have stumbled upon. We had such a great day and would recommend this highly. Hello to our two Dutch buddies Thanks Ava....... The five Irish ladies.

  • Málaga: Alcazaba and Roman Theatre Guided Tour With Entry

    3. Málaga: Alcazaba and Roman Theatre Guided Tour With Entry

    The Alcazaba of Málaga is one of the most beautiful attractions that you can visit while you are here in the city. Come and visit this stunning Muslim Palace by exploring its fortress, gardens and decorated backyards. Learn about its art, history, architecture and discover its hidden legends and curiosities that make this place so special. Finally, you will find out how the Christians conquered the Alcazaba and Málaga while admiring one of the most beautiful views of the city that will leave you speechless!

    Our young guide Anna and her trainee, were enthusiastic, knowledgeable and amusing. The whole experience was enhanced by there input

  • Málaga: Alcazaba, Cathedral, and Roman Theater Guided Tour

    4. 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...

    Good tour! Very informative and insightful to the history of Malaga. However I would have appreciated a break in between to eat and drink, because the tour was quite long without a break.

  • Malaga: City Tour by Electric Tuk-Tuk

    5. Malaga: City Tour by Electric Tuk-Tuk

    Embark on an electric tuk-tuk tour of Malaga and discover some of the main highlights of the city. Enjoy the perfect introduction to Malaga as your guide recommends places to visit during your stay. Admire the exterior of some of Malaga's most iconic landmarks including the Gibralfaro Castle, the Alcazaba, and the Pompidou Museum. Ride through La Malagueta Beach, the Contemporary Art Centre, and Marina Square. See the Port of Malaga, the Bank of Spain, and La Malagueta bullring. Explore the streets of Malaga, ride through Merced Square, and pass by the Picasso Museum.

    Great guide.knowledgeable and fantastic fun. Very passionate about his Malaga. Would recommend him to anyone

  • Malaga: Segway and Scooter Tour of Park, Port and Castle

    6. Malaga: Segway and Scooter Tour of Park, Port and Castle

    Hop aboard your Segway or scooter and discover the best that Malaga has to offer with this amazing guided tour. After meeting your guide, you will have a brief training session on your Segway to build up your confidence before it's off to explore the city.  To start your tour, enjoy a gentle drive through Malaga Park, also called Alameda Park. Built in the late 19th century, it is the heart of Malaga! From here, you will take a drive to Malaga's international seaport on the Costa del Sol coast of the Mediterranean. Learn more about the oldest continuously-operated port in Spain and the historic Phoenician port of Malaka from your expert local guide.  After taking a trip through Malaga's port, you will then head to the magnificent Alcazaba Castle, a palatial fortification built by the Hammudid dynasty in the early 11th century. As you drive, admire the beautiful scenery and take brief s...

    Excellent tour and tour guide. He was very kind. My wife wasn’t that confident to start with be he provided great help and reassurance. Would definitely recommend and book again. Great day.

  • Malaga: Flamenco, Tapas, and Wine Tour

    7. Malaga: Flamenco, Tapas, and Wine Tour

    Together with your lovely guide, you'll visit 3 different taverns or wine cellars in the city center, including the oldest tavern in the city which was founded 175 years ago. Your guide will explain to you the differences between each wine and the myths about the origin of tapas, whilst you enjoy the atmosphere and the company of your group. There are vegetarian, gluten-free, and non-pork options available, and you will also receive a list with all the recipes of tapas you sample, allowing you to recreate them at home. When moving from one winery to the next, your guide will unveil the history of Málaga, visiting the main monuments including the cathedral, the Roman Theatre, and Alcazaba. You will then continue your way to the Flamenco show by walking along the biggest tropical garden in Europe and the brand new Port of Málaga. Your guide will accompany you to the entrance of the flam...

    Walking tour with views and history of the town. Several choices of drinks to choose from at each bar.

  • Malaga: 3 Hour Historical Segway Tour

    8. Malaga: 3 Hour Historical Segway Tour

    Begin your tour on the main shopping street, Calle Larius. Then visit the old Gothic cathedral, pass by the Pablo Picasso Museum and learn about the ancient Moorish fortress Alcazaba. Journey all the way up to the Gibralfaro Castle and enjoy breathtaking views of the city. After a short break visit Plaza de Torros, a bullfighting arena and glide along the seaside Malagueta. Then cruise along the main city avenue through the city park to the Sea Square. As you explore, your friendly and experienced guide will share the most interesting facts about the city with you. This tour is a great opportunity to not only explore the sights of the city but to also learn about the rich history of Malaga. 

    Tour of Malaga on a segway was absolutely fantastic. Tour guide, Fedor, took me through all corners and gave me a historical background of Malaga and Andalucia.

  • Málaga: 3-Hour Complete Walking Tour with Tickets

    9. Málaga: 3-Hour Complete Walking Tour with Tickets

    Enjoy a guided 3-hour walk around Málaga, beginning at Plaza de la Merced, one of the city’s most important squares. You’ll see the statue of Picasso, and hear about the origins of the city. Continue your walk to the most emblematic sites, including Plaza de la Constitución, Calle Lario, and La Plaza del Obispo. Enter the Cathedral, also known as La Manquita. Your guide will show you a number of picturesque locations, and you’ll stop to enjoy one of Málaga’s typical wines. The last stop is a visit to the Teatro Romano and the Alcazaba, where you'll have panoramic views from inside the monument.

    The tour was particularly interesting because of the knowledge and attentiveness of the guide who was very responsive to what I wished to know.

  • 2-Hour Electric Bike Tour in Malaga

    10. 2-Hour Electric Bike Tour in Malaga

    Enjoy a 2-hour city tour by e-bike to see all the important sites in Málaga. Follow your group leader in Malaga and ride through the Gibralfaro forest up to the hill.  From the top of the hill, enjoy a little break to admire the amazing views over the Baie. Continue down along the walls of the Alcazaba to the promenade that takes you past the best beaches in Málaga. At Mítico Balneario, stop to enjoy something to eat and drink (at your own expense). Ride back to the port’s lighthouse and the shopping district of Muelle Uno and Palmeral de las Sorpresas. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to stop to take photos along the way.

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What people are saying about Alcazaba of Malaga

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 509 reviews

Our tour guide Ava made our whole experience wonderful. Such a lovely, vibrant, sweet girl. Our bike tour of Malaga was very informative and relaxing. The Tapas and wine was a very Spanish experience and made twice as nice as Ava sat with us and explained the food and knowledge of life of Spain as she knew it. We were her first Irish travellers and we hope she enjoyed us as much as we enjoyed her. The traditional wine bar/brewery was amazing and a place we would never have stumbled upon. We had such a great day and would recommend this highly. Hello to our two Dutch buddies Thanks Ava....... The five Irish ladies.

Excellent tour and tour guide. He was very kind. My wife wasn’t that confident to start with be he provided great help and reassurance. Would definitely recommend and book again. Great day.

Nice bike ride and enthusiastic Dutch guide Anouk who turned the outing into a party. Beautiful sights and delicious wines and tapas. Definitely worth a visit if you're ever in Malaga!

We had a small English speaking group of 6. Virginia was our guide - very knowledgeable of the history and communicated with ease. Thank you! Great tour, highly recommended.+++

Had a fantastic tour of Malaga city and all its historic sights. Kevin was so knowledgeable! Absolutely loved it! Would definitely recommend this tour!!