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Essential Jerez Free Tour: From Islamic origins to the winemakers' Jerez

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on March 09, 2022

At Guiarte Jerez we are official tourist guides with a history of more than 15 years working in the sector, we feel passion for our city and through our routes we intend to transmit its own values, its flamenco sounds and its wine aromas. We are moved by our desire to ensure that Jerez is appreciated and valued for its monumental wealth, for its history and for those unknown charming corners that tell us about an interesting past.

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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
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Tour description

Discover the city from its Islamic origin to becoming an internationally famous winery city accompanied by an official accredited tourist guide!

Art, culture and tradition combine through the streets of Jerez with aromas of wine and orange blossom .
We will begin our itinerary in the Plaza del Arenal , the scene of duels and battles, games and equestrian shows, where we will also show you one of the most charming corners of the Historic Center of Jerez, which one? You will discover it on the tour. We will head towards one of the most traditional neighborhoods in the city, the flamenco neighborhood of San Miguel to admire its magnificent temple , to continue towards the oldest monument in the city, our Alcázar , an Almohad fortress where we will tell you its history and curiosities. We will stop to see the Bodegas Tío Pepe weather vane (possibly the largest in the world) and the monument to the winery's founder. We will continue our itinerary through another of the most representative historical buildings of the city, the Cathedral , built next to the space occupied by the Great Mosque. Do you know how its construction was completed? We will continue our walk through the Plaza del Arroyo to contemplate beautiful wine palaces . We will arrive at the 16th century Old Town Hall , next to the Church of the Patron , the Watchtower Tower, we will pass through charming squares of which we will tell you about their origin and curiosities, some of great importance in medieval times, others surrounded by orange trees and palaces of winery families with interesting stories. We will tell you anecdotes and the origin of unique and curious buildings related to the wine industry, such as the emblematic Gallo Azul building or the Tabancos . And what better way to end our tour than by visiting some magnificent 15th century cloisters that will leave you surprised. (Mondays closed).


Come and discover Jerez with the most complete tour of the city, we want to leave you with an indelible memory!

Small groups. Limited capacity.



👀Reservations for more than 6 adults 👀
For group reservations of more than 6 adults, please contact +34 675 91 83 19. We will be happy to assist you!

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Pl. del Arenal, 17, 11403 Jerez de la...
    Pl. del Arenal, 17, 11403 Jerez de la Frontera, Cádiz, Spain
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    You will find us in Plaza del Arenal, right in front of the door of the Tourist Office. (Arcos Building). We carry the accreditation of official tourist guide, green card from the Junta de Andalucía.

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    Outside visit
    Plaza del Arenal
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Calle Pescadería Vieja
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Iglesia de San Miguel
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Alcázar de Jerez de la Frontera
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Alameda Vieja
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Monumento a Manuel María González Angel
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Catedral de Jerez de la Frontera / Colegiata de Nuestro Señor San Salvador
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Plaza del Arroyo
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Antiguo Ayuntamiento (Cabildo antiguo)
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Real Iglesia De San Dionisio Areopagita
  • 11
    Outside visit
    Torre de la Atalaya
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Plaza Rafael Rivero
  • 13
    Free admission
    Claustros de Santo Domingo

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Mariluz 09 Jun 2024
Huelva

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Travelled in group - Jun 2024
Muy enriquecedor y ameno. Muchas gracias.
Emilia 02 Jun 2024
Córdoba

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Travelled in group - Jun 2024
De los mejores tour que he estado. Mayte es una gran profesional. Ha superado nuestras expectativas.
Grego 30 May 2024
Ciudad Real

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Travelled in family - May 2024
Maravillosa. Recomendable al 100 por 100.
Raquel 29 May 2024
Santander

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Travelled in family - May 2024
Hemos hecho la visita con los peques de 7 y 4 años. La guía Maite es muy entretenida y nos ha contado muchas cosas que nos han sorprendido. Sin duda es una gran amante de la ciudad y sin duda volveremos!!! Gracias!
Diana 28 May 2024
Isabela

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Travelled in group - May 2024
Excelente excursión con Mayte por Jerez. Aprendimos mucho. Generosamente nos espero ya que nos atrasamos un poco desde Sevilla. Gracias mil!
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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