Almeria Shore Excursion Half Day Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

73814


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), German (fluent), French (advanced), English (fluent)

Alcazaba, Al-Medina and Cathedral


The old town of Almeria, known as Al-Medina district reminds us that this city was founded by the Caliph of Cordoba in the 10th century. The Alcazaba is an arquelogical site of impressive size and worthwhile the steep steps. The fortified Cathdedral dates back from the early 16th century, after the destruction of the former Mosque Cathedral during an earthquake. But there are many more interesting sites to see during the visit. However, you really should be a good walker as there is a lot of walking involved, even if we can get very close by car to all monuments.
The tour is planned for up to 4 hours from and to the ship.
We may include a tapas stop at tone of the typical tapas bars of Almeria!

The tour is adaptable to your needs, and if the Alcazaba is too steep, we will make a loner panoramic tour in the vehicle.
Before you book, please contact me, in order to make sure that I can come to Almeria, as I don't live there.

Itinerary

We will start at the port cruise ship terminal with a panoramic drive along the modern part of Almeria. The historical centre has very narrow streets which are mainly pedestrian, but with a vehicle we can get quite close to all important monuments. A visit to the Alcazaba is recommendable, however it might not be suitable to everybody, as it has many steps and is quite steep. (please let me know if this is your case, in order to adapt the itinerary). From the Alcazaba, we will walk to the Cathedral and the historical centre and to Main Street, Paseo de Almeria, from where we can use the car for the way back to the Port.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: cruise ship terminal or any other site in Almeria City, from other accommodations on demand

End location: at the cruise ship terminal or if you wish to stay in town...

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

We will usually use a 9 seater minivan, driven by one of my colleagues, and myself as your guide, so there are 6 seats available. If your family or group is bigger, we then arrange a minibus according to the number of passengers.

What’s Included

chauffeured guided tour, fuel and insurance of civil liability included

Estimated Local Cash Needed

15 euros - admission fees, drinks and some tapas...

What’s Extra

admission fees to monuments of your choice and personal expenses for food, drinks, souvenirs, etc

Restrictions

**** Alhambra in Granada sells out quickly!
Please make sure to contact me with sufficent time in advance!
3 months prior to the date of your visit is recommendable.

A Recent Review of this tour

Maike was very well informed and accommodating to our group of 6. We had a great time.
Evelyn Aiello

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