Be surprised by the age-old charm of this city of the Umayyad caliphs, a testimony of cultural diversity and architectural beauty.
It won't be a difficult decision to take a flight + hotel to Cordoba package and discover why this city has captivated the hearts of so many. In its historic centre, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, you'll be instantly fascinated by the Umayyad beauty of its Great Mosque-Cathedral, which reflects the historical relevance of Cordoba, and is one of the most important examples of Islamic architecture in Spain. In fact, it is declared a site of cultural interest and is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Spain. A few metres from the mosque, why not treat yourself to a day of relaxation while you contemplate the Arabesque architecture from the hammams or Arab baths. You'll be transported to the height of splendour of the al-Andalus kingdom.
Take advantage of one of the great Cordoba holiday package deals to visit the Alcazar of the Christian Monarchs. Here you can discover what was once the residence of the emirs and caliphs but also of the Catholic Monarchs. Horse lovers will find the city's Royal Stables to be an authentic treasure, where they can admire the best stallions and mares of the Andalusian stud breed.
As you wander the streets of Cordoba, check out one of the sources of pride for the Cordoba people, which they inherited from the Romans: the inner courtyards. To fully enjoy their beauty, get one of the incredible Cordoba holiday package deals and visit them in springtime. In any case, you can't miss the palace of the Marquises of Viana: discover first-hand the various styles of courtyard that decorate the city and contemplate the palace's architecture.
Don't forget to rest to regain strength and sample the exquisite cuisine, which reflects the several civilisations that have passed through the city, where salmorejo, oxtail and pastel cordobes feature as some of the typical dishes.
So what are you waiting for? Look for cheap holidays to Cordoba, whether by car, bus or by train from any point in Spain. The city of the Caliphs is waiting for you!