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Essential Free Tour of Huelva

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on March 11, 2022

Hello! ūüĎčūüŹĽ I'm Edu, a Huelva native in love and a great connoisseur of Huelva and its province. Come with me to visit the most emblematic places of one of the oldest cities in the West and soak up its history from the Phoenicians, through the Age of Discovery, to the arrival of the English. I am an art historian from the University of Seville, with a Master's Degree in Protection of Historical-Artistic Heritage. The legacy of al-Andalus from the University of Granada and a doctorate in Heritage from the University of Huelva. We wait for you!

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Tour description

Discover the history of Huelva in a unique way. We will see why so many civilizations chose this place and the traces they left, the surprises, secrets and milestones that transformed the city to end with spectacular views. Huelva, a gem to discover.


We will begin this free tour of Huelva next to Casa Colón. Why did so many civilizations choose this city as their home? What traces have they left? Let's find out!

Walking through the center of the city we will see palatial houses that are more than a hundred years old , and we will pause to visit an old fishermen's home from the 15th century. Afterwards we will approach the Gran Teatro and the Plaza de las Monjas , the favorite meeting point among Huelva residents.

In the second part of the tour we will arrive at the Mayor Church of San Pedro , the oldest in the city, where we will tell you about the origin of Huelva.

Next stops? The Mora Claros Palace and the venerated church of the Purísima Concepción , from where we will head towards the last part of the visit. We will continue walking the streets of the most modern Huelva on the way to the Mercado del Carmen .

Two and a half hours later, we will end the tour on the Estuary promenade. You are going to fall in love with the views of the Marismas del Odiel Natural Park and the Río Tinto company dock.


Tour itinerary:

  • Casa Colon
  • Monument to the Virgin of Roc√≠o
  • Berdigon 14 (Fishermen's House)
  • Great theater
  • Nuns Square
  • Plaza Mayor Juan Quintero B√°ez
  • Main Church of San Pedro
  • Cardenal Albornoz Plaza (House of Antonio Checa and House of the Million)
  • Mora Claros Palace
  • Church of the Immaculate Conception
  • Riotinto Company Dock



Discover Huelva with us! ūüôĆūüŹĽ

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Pl. del Punto, 6, 21003 Huelva, Spain
    Pl. del Punto, 6, 21003 Huelva, Spain
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    We ask you to be between 10 - 15 minutes before starting the tour (10:30) in the Plaza del Punto next to the access to Casa Colón.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Columbus House
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Monument to the Virgin of Rocío
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Berdigon 14
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Great Theater of Huelva
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Palace of the Dukes of Medina Sidonia
  • 6
    Outside visit
    nuns square
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Main Parish of San Pedro de Huelva
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Mora Claros Palace
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Parish of the Immaculate Conception
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Carmen Market
  • 11
    Outside visit
    Red Dock

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 ‚ā¨10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Esther 07 Jun 2024
Zarautz

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Nos ha sorprendido todo lo k hemos aprendido con la guía k, además, ha sidouy agradable y entretenido todo lo k contaba. Repetiremos en la próxima ciudad
Ana Isabel 07 Jun 2024
Madrid

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Travelled in group - Jun 2024
Muy agradable el paseo. Nos dio mucha información y muchas curiosidades, por lo que fue muy ameno. Lo recomiendo 100%
Sílvia 05 Jun 2024
Palma de Mallorca

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Muy bien, muy entretenido muy ameno y hemos aprendido un montón de cosas. El Guia muy bien, Ha puesto mucho interés y un profesional y con muchos conocimientos
Ana Isabel 04 Jun 2024
Miranda de Ebro

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
El guía Edu no lo ha explicado muy bien
MARIA 04 Jun 2024
Aguadulce

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Edu ha sido una persona muy cercana tenía mucho conocimiento de lo que contaba. Le ponía mucha pasión, se nota que le gusta su trabajo. Ha sido estupendo lo recomendamos mucho.
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Accepts reservations up to 8 people.
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
Only cash payment is accepted.
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