Visit to the Alcazar of Seville
The visit of the Alcazar is essential in your visit to Seville. Duration: 75 minutes: - Oldest royal palace in use in Europe - Architecture and gardens - Characters, history, curiosities - The Alcázar of Seville is one of the most interesting monumental complexes of the city.Three buildings of very different styles and periods are located in the same space:- The Trading house, from where trade with America was organized and controlled. - The Mudejar Palace of Pedro I the Cruel, from the 14th century, which concentrates in its rooms a great architectural and decorative richness. A place of incredible beauty, where several centuries of history with great intrigues, marriages, betrayals... are mixed. - The Gothic Palace, with a collection of impressive tapestries that tell the story of a great naval battle. We will visit these three buildings through which have passed characters as well known as the Catholic Monarchs, Charles V, Christopher Columbus or Magellan. We will approach the history of Seville from different perspectives and learn about a period of relative tolerance between the three great monotheistic religions.We will stroll through its gardens, which also show different styles and periods. Here, with the sound of the water of the fountains and the perfumes of a great variety of species coming from the four cardinal points, we will feel the presence of protagonists of fictional stories such as Game of Thrones.