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Address: Plaza de la Encarnacion, 41003 Seville, Spain
Phone Number:
+34 606 63 52 14
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Today
10:30 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:30 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 01:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: Yes
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Waffle-cone Wonder of Seville

I admit I never entered the attraction itself; but from the outside the monument was very impressive, especially in good light. Its combination of curves, angles, shadows, and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Chudleigh, United Kingdom
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300 reviews
124 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

Bizarre concrete structure over plaza - you can pay to go up in a lift to a viewing platform - be sure to go underground and see the Roman remains worth seeing

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Thank ExeterUKMagoo
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I admit I never entered the attraction itself; but from the outside the monument was very impressive, especially in good light. Its combination of curves, angles, shadows, and textures almost guarantee a great photo every time.

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Thank luwiclaudio
Daventry, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Metropolitan Parasol nicknamed by the locals as the Mushroom and is a wooden structure built controversially in the city centre. The views from the walkways are amazing especially at sunset.

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Thank harris538
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This attraction is best seen on the ground; however for an entrance fee of 3 Euros and you receive a free beer, wine or soda ... it's worth the short visit to relax and enjoy a beautiful view of the city while sipping your beverage of choice.

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Godalming, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a fun way to see the city from above and we really enjoyed it. Stunning value for money including a drink in the already value for money price - highly recommend.

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Thank peacemakerukuk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were there in the evening arround 7 pm, got dark during the half time visit and city was nicely illuminated, great athmosphere, possible to buy some drinks on top in a coffee but you lose part of the charm spending time in qeue and then at table, just go back and forth and look at impressive buildings, roof terraces,... More 

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Cairo
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It wasn't my favourite thing in seville but it's there, don't be sad if you missed it. I think it's nice if you have time to go up and see seville from above.

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Thank Doaa H
Rugby, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This structure takes up a whole city block and is made up of wooden sections. Entry is three euros and also covers a free drink and postcard. There is a café at the top and walkways all round the perimeter, the views from here are spectacular, even on a dull rainy day, you can spend a good hour or two... More 

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Wales, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Once you find the inconspicuous entrance, it's a short elevator ride to the 'mushroom' structure. Once at the top, you get some great views from Old Town in all directions. Some of the viewfinders were out of order, but the views were plenty good enough without them. Don't forget to stop by the dining area to pick up your free... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful structure in Plaza de la Encarnation. There is a museum at the bottom. There is a market as well. The big money shot is when you climb up to get unique views to the city. Don't miss it. Gracias

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