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Cordoba's Authentic Patios: 2-Hour Tour with Tickets

Cordoba's Authentic Patios: 2-Hour Tour with Tickets

From US$ 20.34 per person

Visit the Cordovan Courtyards on a tour around the Alcazar Viejo neighborhood. Speak with the owners and learn about their patios and flowers.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Visit the Cordovan Courtyards, one of the most popular attractions in Cordoba
  • Enter the private homes and learn about the patios from the owners
  • Tour 5 of the patios in the popular neighborhood of San Basilio
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Discover the Cordovan Courtyards, known as patios in Spanish, a main attraction in Cordoba. Learn about the origin of the patios on this 2-hour tour around the Alcazar Viejo neighborhood, and visit the interior of well-preserved houses. Find out more about the Courtyard Festival held in May of each year. Experience the local way of life in this area of the old city. Enter 5 private patios where the owners will tell you about the decorative detail and how they take care of the flowers. The patios were declared a World Heritage tradition by UNESCO in 2012. Although they are beautiful throughout the year, the best time to visit is March, April or May.
  • Entrance ticket for 5 patios
  • Official tour guide
  • Transportation
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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  • Passport or ID card

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  • Oversize luggage
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Die Führung hat uns gut gefallen, wir hatten das große Glück nur zu zweit zu sein. Rosa, unsere Führerin, hat das hervorragend gemacht, sie war sehr freundlich, kompetent, auskunftsfreudig und hat sich viel Zeit zum Erklären genommen. Aufgrund dessen, dass wir nur zu zweit waren, hatten wir am Abend davor einen Anruf bekommen, in dem man uns versuchte diese Tour auszureden und stattdessen eine Mezquita Tour zu machen. Erst als wir sagten, die Patio-Tour oder keine, sagte man, „ok dann findet die Tour wie geplant statt“. Dieser Anruf war ärgerlich, unnötig und unprofessionell.

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June 12, 2018


You don't do anything other than what you can do on your own, the only good thing is the Marta guide

May 16, 2021

October 26, 2019

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