Archaeological Ensemble of Madinat Al-Zahra, Cordoba

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The ruins of a fortified Islamic medieval palace-city built in the 900s, much of Archaeological Ensemble of Madinat Al-Zahra has been excavated and restored, including aristocratic residences, public baths, a court complex, and a mosque. Begin with a visit to the museum to learn more about this ancient site with exhibits and an audio-visual presentation. Then head to the museum’s viewing platform for your first glimpse of the site. A bus will take you from the museum to the ruins. Several companies offer guided tours of the site, which should be booked in advance. For Archaeological Ensemble of Madinat Al-Zahra and beyond, use our Cordoba vacation route planner to get the most from your Cordoba vacation.
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  • I visited with a partly family group of people in which their work is related to architecture and its explicacines in this topic were for all illustrative and very interesting. The visit was very interesting and the truth is that completely deserved the time spent there. I encourage everyone who visit Cordoba, which don't miss that it is worth. try to see
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  • This well, makes that the mind flies and imagine as was that mythical place. But people do not think is that you will see a rebuilt city, is what it is, a set of archaeological, ruins of part of a city.
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  • A site and a Museum of first category. And only has been excavated a 25 percent approximately. Shame that the Caliph are in reconstruction and not stays you can visit. It is the most beautiful!
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