Essential Córdoba

Explore the ancient heart of legendary city by visiting the streets around it, where you’ll discover the traces of a fabulous past and secrets that are only visible to those who are prepared to see more than what meets the eye.

In this 3 hour long tour you’ll visit one of the most spectacular monuments in the world, the Mosque-Cathedral of Cordoba, and wander through the streets of the famous Jewish quarter in the city, where you can visit the only medieval synagogue in the south of Spain and the mudejar chapel of St Bartholomew; a real jewel with amazing details in its decoration.

We’ll finish by visiting the castle of the Christian Monarchs, a monument with 2000 years’ history waiting for us inside its walls.


Tendillas Square

The heart of the city today has been a key place ever since the city was founded by the Romans in the second century BC.

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Jewish Quarter

Discover why Cordoba was one of the most important cities for the Sephardi community and how its influence still lives on in our culture.


Visit a unique synagogue in Andalusia, over 700 years old, where you’ll understand the delicate social balance that created the form of this part of Spain.

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Learn all about the great gem of Hispano-Muslim art, a sacred place that in over 1,200 years’ history has marked the character of this city.

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Castle of the Christian Monarchs

This fortress was occupied in the time of the Romans, later it was used by the Visigoths, Arabs and even by the Inquisition.

Pricing and details:


3 h.


1-10 guests 180 €
For larger groups, please contact.



More information

Pick up at your hotel if you are in the city center

Private tour with a local licensed guide for around 3 hours.

Tickets are not included


We suggest to start this tour around 9:00

It is recommended to buy the Mosque-Cathedral ticket in advance through their official website. Don’t worry we will help you to decide the best time to book it.

Monuments timetables should be modified so, you can check them in advance here

Why beCórdoba?

Total flexibility

The times and tours that we offer are fully adaptable. If you wish to visit somewhere that isn’t mentioned in the description of the tour, just let us know and we can go there.

Private guide

You will have a guide exclusively at your service, so you will be sure to enjoy the maximum attention and privacy.

A Cordoban will show you the city

You won’t just visit the most typical places but also explore less well-known details and discover places where normally only local people go.

No flags, microphones or umbrellas

I’m longing to show you Córdoba and my main aim is that you have an unforgettable experience, so you can be assured that you won’t feel like a sightseer when I accompany you.