Cadiz is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Cadiz one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Cadiz is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Cadiz or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Cadiz. Explore the historical monuments of Cadiz with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Cadiz guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Cadiz page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Cadiz landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Cadiz.
#1 of 4 Historical Places in Cadiz | Added 8072 times in trip plans
Plaza de la Catedral, s/n, 11005 Cadiz, Spain
10:00 am - 06:30 pm
The Cadiz Cathedral, also known as ‘Catedral Nueva’ in Spanish, was built in the 18th century and took around 116 years to complete! Built in High Baroque and Neoclassical style, it is topped by a yellow tiled dome. This element adds a Moorish feel to the cathedral. Visitors are granted access to the roof of the cathedral to take a...
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Plaza de Alfonso X el Sabio, 3, 11500 El Puerto de Sta Maria, Cadiz, Spain
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Situated at an half an hour drive’s distance from Cadiz, the Castle of San Marcos is a sight to behold! Built in the 13th century on the site of a mosque, the castle was created by Alfonso X the Wise. It was later the home to the Duke of Medinaceli. Trivia- Christopher Columbus and Juan de la Cosa list among prominent guests of the castle! Vi...
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Paseo Fernando Quinones, Cadiz, Spain
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Castle of San Sebastian is located at one end of La Caleta and is set on an islet which was, according to classical tradition, also home to the Temple of Chronos. The Castle was built during the early 1700s and was built to defend the north flank of the city. Within the castle walls, you will find a modern-day lighthouse which was installed in ...
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11002, Calle Campo de las Balas, 5A, 11002 Cadiz, Spain
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Castle of Santa Catalina is a 17th century castle built for defensive purposes to defend the northern side of La Caleta beach. Spread across a vast area, the castle provides beautiful views of the sea and the city of Cadiz. The premises of the property are now used as an exhibition centre and concert hall. Free tours of the Castle are conducted by the Tourism office of Cadiz.