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$105.99 Cultural & Theme Tours

Jerez, Cádiz Tour from Seville with Sherry, Horse Show, Ferry

Meet your guide at your hotel or another meeting point in central Seville and hop inside your air-conditioned coach for your day trip. Admire the Spanish countryside as you travel to nearby Jerez de la Frontera, famous for its horses and sherry.After roughly an hour, arrive in palm-filled Jerez to visit one of its historical sherry bodegas. Meet your winemaker host and learn what makes the local sherry special as you tour the grounds. See wooden casks in the cellars and taste a delectable selection of sweet and dry varieties.Continue to the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art, the spiritual home of doma vaquera and classical dressage. Watch a show where the purebred horses and costumed riders perform a precision equestrian ballet. Marvel as the horses are ridden in time to classical music, and see a breathtaking display of carriage driving.Next, travel to the port town of Puerto de Santa Maria, and take a 30-minute ferry ride across the bay to the ancient peninsula city of Cádiz. One of Europe's oldest ports, the city is surrounded by the Atlantic and is swathed in a wonderful maritime atmosphere.Step ashore and enjoy free time for lunch (own expense). Then, stroll around the old center with your guide to see highlights such as Cádiz Cathedral and La Vina, the fishing district and home of Cádiz’s carnival. Along the way, enjoy a stop to visit the 18th-century Tavira Tower where a camera obscura projects live panoramas of the city. Admire the show or simply ogle the views from the top of the tower.Afterward, return to Seville where your tour ends at the start point.

$57.84 Cultural & Theme Tours

Jerez, Cadiz Tour from Costa Del Sol: Wine, Horse Show, Cruise

Meet your guide in central Malaga or Costa del Sol and travel by air-conditioned coach to Jerez de La Frontera. Drive along the famous Bull Route (Ruta del Toro), a route that owes its name to the area’s numerous cattle farms, where bulls roam freely.On arrival in Jerez, your first stop is the Williams and Humbert winery, one of the most prestigious wineries in the region. Listen as one of the winery staff guides you through the winery and explains the making and ageing of the wine. Enjoy a sample of three types of wine, accompanied with a snack.Then, watch an exciting Andalusian horse show that the winery organizes on its own exhibition tracks. Be enchanted by the horse breaker and his magnificent taming of the Andalusian horse, who will perform a beautiful dance.After the show, relax on your coach and hear interesting stories about the region from your guide as you take in views of the Jerez countryside on the way to Puerto de Santa María, a lovely city in the province of Cadiz. Here, board a local ferry for a sightseeing cruise along the Bay of Cadiz. Relax and admire the pristine beaches and beautiful coast from the deck.Disembark at the port and stroll around the city center. See the famous Puertas de Tierra monument and the 18th-century Cadiz Cathedral. Following your walking tour, enjoy two hours of free time to explore the city or recharge at a local restaurant with some traditional Andalusian food (own expense).Reunite with your guide and enjoy a panoramic sightseeing coach tour of Cadiz before returning to Costa del Sol.

$19.59 Tours & Sightseeing

Jerez de la Frontera City Sightseeing Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour

Board an iconic City Sightseeing open-top bus from any of the 9 tour stops that are conveniently situated throughout the city! Find a spot inside or on the top deck, then sit back and relax as you travel through this historical city that is renowned for its sherry, celebrated as the birthplace of flamenco, and considered the capital of Andaluz equestrian culture! With your 24-hour ticket, you can remain on the bus for the entire loop (which takes approximately 45 minutes) or you can hop on and off at any of the 9 stops to explore the city’s must-see sights. As you travel, listen to the audio commentary to learn more about Jerez de la Frontera and the gorgeous, sunbaked region of Andalucia. Perhaps hop off at the iconic Alcázar, an 11th or 12th century Moorish fortress that is recognized as one of the best preserved Almohad-era relics in Andalucia. Marvel at its impressive octagonal tower and wander through the pretty gardens, pausing at the star-shaped fountain for photos. Seek shade in the cloistered patios, then explore the mosque and ancient Arab Baths. Make your way to the top of one of the towers for 360-degree views of the city projected through the lenses and mirrors of a camera obscura. Later, maybe stop by the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art. Wander around the sun-dappled grounds, set around a palace that was designed by Charles Garnier, and watch the school’s horses being exercised. Then, head inside to explore the two museums, one dedicated to carriages and the other to equestrian arts, where you can learn more about this traditional Spanish riding discipline. Round off a day with a visit to one of the bodegas. Here, discover the art of sherry making, then perhaps enjoy a tasting of sherry and other regional wines. The tour stops along the route:  1 Plaza del Arenal 2 Catedral / Alcázar 3 Museo Arqueológico 4 Palacio Del Tiempo 5 Calle Pizarro 6 Alameda Cristina 7 Plaza Del Caballo 8 Real Escuela Del Arte Ecuestre 9 Plaza de Santiago *Buses depart at 10:00, 11:15, 12:15, 13:30, 14:30, 15:15 from Plaza Arenal

$109.45 Day Trips & Excursions

Cadiz Bay Day Trip from Seville

The Bahía de Cádiz lies at the most southern tip of Europe and it is bathed by the Atlantic Ocean. It normally is full of sunshine and bright. During the morning you will make a stop in Jerez to taste the famous sherry wine and discover the secrets of the centenary wine cellars. After passing by Jerez de la Frontera and  El Puerto de Santa Maria, you will go to Costa de la Luz, then, you will arrive at Cadiz city. At this time and point, your guide will take you throughout the city centre, that is right next to the Cathedral. Here, you will discover the oldest city in western Europe with more than 3000 years of history. At the end ou can enjoy the afternoon relaxing on Cadiz's beaches.

$34.56 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Jerez Wine Cellar Tour and Tasting

Winery of international prestige and endorsed by all means of communication. To visit our winery is to enter a unique world, by the hand of our host Jose Luis, charismatic and a professionalism endorsed by numerous awards for his work in onology. Explore one of the oldest wineries in Jerez on this 2-hour tour of the senses. Journey off the beaten path with your knowledgeable and friendly guide. Visit one of the oldest and most renowned wine cellars in the charming village of Jerez de la Frontera. Learn about the history of Jerez as it relates to wine production from your knowledgeable guide. Hear about the origins of sherry and its unique personality. Enjoy a tasting session including some of the best varieties of Spanish wine. Spend free time shopping at the end of the tour.

$28.80 Shows, Concerts & Sports

Jerez and Portugal School of Equestrian Art Gala

Marvel at the equestrian skills of Spanish and Portuguese horses and riders at a unique ballet at hte Fundación Real Escuela Andaluza del Arte Ecuestre ( Foundation Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art ) in Jerez de la Frontera. Accompanied by quintessential Spanish music and 18th-century style costumes, the choreography uses movement based on classical dressage. in this show, that lasts 120 minutes, riders and horses from the Royal School will be performing a show based on classical dressage, doma vaquera ( country style riding ) and other traditional equestrian chores, including carriage driving. Four of the choreographies will be performed by both schools (Spanish-Portuguese).Additionally, the Portuguese and the Royal School will perform 2 choreographie acting alone. This show reunites for the first time in our facilities the meeting of the iberian, purebred  Spanish (PRE) and Luistano horses. During the show, that will start at 22:00pm, will be performed the following repertoire: "Collera jerezana", "Real Picaria", "Paso de Cuatro", "Trabajos en la Mano-Saltos de Escuela", "Enganches", "Fantasía a Caballo", "Juegos de la Corte Real". "Riendas Largas" and "Son y Ritmo".