Torre Tavira1062 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Calle Marques del Real Tesoro, 10, 11001 Cadiz, Spain
- Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details
- Phone: +34-956212910
- Ticket Price: 6 EUR
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Landmark, Family And Kids, Tower
The Torre Tavira is a lookout tower in the city of Cadiz. It is situated in the centre of old town area and, at 45 metres above sea level, used to be the highest point in the city. The tower was the official watchtower in the 18th century. The Torre Tavira is divided into 5 major segments- the reception, the First Hall, the Second Hall, Camera Obscura ® and the Terrace. The reception includes the ticket counter, tourist information centre and the gift shop. The First Hall is an exhibition centre. On display are facts related to the Camera Obscura ®, mainly about its history and evolution. The Second Hall offers great panoramic views of the city. Along with this, the hall also displays the history of Cadiz, particularly of the 18th and 19th centuries. At the Camera Obscura ®, guided shows are conducted of the Camara Obscura, a marvellous equipment which projects an image on a white concave horizontal screen, in a completely darkened, black painted room. The terrace is the highest point of the tower. From here, one can see the whole city of Cadiz and the bay area. Trivia- the tower was named after its first watchman, D. Antonio Tavira.
Entrance Ticket Details For Torre Tavira
- Adults: €6
- Seniors (65+), Students with ID, Disabled and Groups of 10 people or more: €5
Torre Tavira Hours
- Camera Obscura ® guided shows take place every half hour.
How to Reach Torre Tavira
- Cadiz Railway station
- Cadiz bus stop
- Taberna El Garbanzo Negro
- Fogon de Mariana - Sacramento
- Cerveza Maier
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95% of people who visit Cadiz include Torre Tavira in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
50.28% of people start their Torre Tavira visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Torre Tavira
53.47% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Torre Tavira