Seville Cathedral also known as Santa Maria de la Sade is the largest Gothic cathedral in the world. It’s size is impressive and the craftsmanship is outstanding. The site covers over 11,500 square metres and was built on the 12 century Aljama Mosque. There are still some remains of the original mosque within the grounds. The Puerta del Perdon which is a huge entrance, the Patio de Naranjas which is a garden to the side of the cathedral through the Puerta del Person gate and the Giralda tower which is over 100 metres tall. In 1987 the whole site was registered as a world heritage site.
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Getting to Seville
By Car Travelling by car is the best way. It takes around 2 hours from the Costa del Sol. Best place to park is Avineda de Kansas city, Seville next to the Santa Justa train station. You then have the option of train, bus or taxi into the city. It is paid parking but it saves driving into the city centre.
By Bus Buses leave Malaga, Avineda principal 8 times a day and takes around 3 hours
By Train Trains leave Malaga Maria Zambrano 11 times a day and takes 2:50 just under 3 hours.
Seville is a large city and it's best to park on the outskirts. One of the best places to park is on Avineda de Kansas city. It's just off the A4 heading into Seville. From here there are good routes by bus, train and taxi into the city.
Monday: from 11:00 to 15:30 Tuesday to Saturday: from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sundays: from 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. July and August (except July 17 and 25) Monday from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (box office until 3:30 p.m.) From Tuesday to Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (box office until 5:00 p.m.) Sundays from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. * (box office until 6:00 p.m.
Entrance fee €9.00
Av. de la Constitución, s/n, 41004 Sevilla, Spain
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