Cordoba Travel Guide

The shiniest, sunny and also the warmest part of Europe.  Córdoba is known around the globe due to its rich history and beautiful architectural heritages that are loved by travellers and art lovers alike. Under Islamic rule, the city was a leader in the region as an economic and political power and even rose to the extent that it was now a rival to the mighty Constantinople.

The iconic Great Mosque of Córdoba, Mezquita is now running as a cathedral, the most recognisable structure of the city. A small temple of Christian Visigoth  origin, the temple belonged to Catholic Basilica of Saint Vincent of Lerin’s stood at the original site before being demolished and built into a mosque.

Roman Bridge and Guadalquivir river, Great Mosque, Cordoba

The city gave many great philosophers, scientists and artists to the world. The legacy of this city is so strong it helped shape up the nation of Spain and gave birth to a culture we all admire.

The culturally vibrant and festive Córdoba never fails to impress, wherever the eyes go, it’s a new and unique experience. Feel like dancing? Hop into Córdoba carnival and dance like there’s no tomorrow or get drunk in a wine lover’s delight, wine festival. The city is not visited by foreigners at large but is filled with domestic tourists tripping in the city on foot.

Great Mosque of Cordoba

Also called Cordova in English, it is one of those rare cities still oozing out its essence. A major role it played was to emerge as a true and remarkable educational hub.

That’s how Córdoba got this fine mix of both Christian and Islamic culture. A community of Jews too thrived in the city in all aspects of their lives under Islamic rule which is now reflected in the Jewish quarter of Córdoba. Showering up a spectrum of culture!

Top Spanish Foods to Try in Cordoba

The Mediterranean kitchen is fully represented within all restaurants and cafes spread over the city. Spanish people know how to cook, and there are some specialities that will not fail to tickle your taste buds.Here is a list of food...

Cordoba: Events & Festivals

Córdoba, a small city on scale but it doesn’t stop filling the basket of surprises. Córdoba is a necklace with festivals being pearls spread throughout the year. There is one festival happening in every other week in the month of...

Top Tourist Attractions in Cordoba

Staying in Córdoba means visiting all the historic germs around. Albolafia mill is a giant wooden mill placed in a way to use force of water to grind flour during the Moorish era. Travelers can witness Roman temple of Córdoba,...

How To Get To Cordoba

Travelling To cordoba A well-established road connection is shared between Seville, Córdoba, Madrid, Granada and Malaga. Córdoba doesn’t have international air services but is well connected to Seville, Malaga and Granada. Madrid, Malaga and Seville airports carry international flights every...

Best time to visit Cordoba

The best time to visit this awe- inspiring city of Córdoba is in the season of autumn. Travellers come all the way here to bathe in the history of the city or have fun at the narrow streets of the...