Alcázar Palace (los Reales Alcácares) is one of the most impressive monuments in Seville. It is a fortified palace of which the construction was ordered by Abd Al Ramán III in the year 913. Because of its beauty it was chosen as residence by many monarchs in the centuries that followed. It now is the residence of His Royal Majesty Juán Carlos when he visits Seville.
Plaza del Triunfo,s/n Santa Cruz,Seville
2. Seville Cathedral
The Cathedral in Seville is the world´s biggest Gothic church and the third largest Christian cathedral after Saint Peter´s in the Vatican city and Saint Pauls in London.
Avenida de la Constitucion, Seville
3. Plaza de Espana
It was built especially for the Latin American exposition in 1929 with polychromatic ceramic tiles. The semicircular plaza is 200 meters wide and is flanked by two spectacular towers and a bordering lake.
Parque de Maria Luisa, Seville
4. Maria Luisa Park
This Park is amongst one of the most beautiful parks in Spain and was donated to the city in 1893 by the Infanta María Luisa de Orleans.
Avenida de las Delicias, Seville
5. Torre del Oro
The Torre del Oro (Gold Tower) is a military watchtower located by the Guadalquivir River and was constructed by the Moors during the Almohad dynasty, in the 13th century.
Paseo de Cristobal Colon Seville
6. Plaza de Toros de la Maestranza
The Plaza de Toros de la Real Maestranza de Caballería de Sevilla is the oldest bullring in Spain. It is the site of the annual Feria de Abril in Seville, one of the most well-known bullfighting festivals in the world. The ring itself is considered one of the city´s most enjoyable tourist attractions and is certainly one of the most visited.
Plaza de Toros de la Real Maestranza
Paseo de Colón, 2 Seville
7. Casa de la Memoria de Al-Andalus
Casa De La Memoria De Al-Andalus in Seville is the cultural centre housed in a beautiful 16th century mansion in the Barrio Santa Cruz. The centre stages two flamenco shows every night, one at 9 p.m. and another at 10 p.m. On Fridays and Thursdays, they feature Sephardic music and other Andalucian traditional and cultural performances.
Calle Ximenez de Enciso, 28
Barrio de Santa Cruz, Seville
8. Giralda Tower
This Minaret was constructed by the Moors between 1184 and 1197 and reaches a height of 76 meters. After Christian conquest the Christians added a bell tower to the minaret in 1568.
Plaza del Triunfo, Seville
9. Barrio Santa Cruz
It is the most picturesque and delightful part of the city, with narrow winding cobbled streets and whitewashed houses, where you can sit outside a bar, enjoy some tapas and watch the world go by or wander through centuries-old gardens and relax on beautiful tiled benches.