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Visita Guadix

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Address: Plaza de la Catedral, 18500 Guadix, Spain
Phone Number:
+34 670 95 70 25
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Today
10:30 - 13:30
16:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 - 13:30
Mon - Fri 16:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Fascinating and friendly city

Definitely worth breaking a journey or taking a detour to visit this fascinating city with its cave houses and historic monuments. Friendly people and s range of authentic and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rosemary K
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth breaking a journey or taking a detour to visit this fascinating city with its cave houses and historic monuments. Friendly people and s range of authentic and more upmarket bars, cafes and restaurants to choose from.

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Thank Rosemary K
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We visited the Caves and the wonderful Church there which is part cave. We went by the tourist train and also with a horse and carriage ride too. The Caves are interesting and the owners fun people. The lookout has spectacular views. The Cave church has part just Church and part caves, housing an international collection of "Belenes" or "Nativity... More 

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Thank Gorgeous49
Maidstone
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Guadix is a really interesting city to visit and will provide you with a full day of sightseeing. Because of the motorway system it is very accessible, we drove from Iznajar and it is only 90 minutes easy driving. The cathedral, old town and castle are all within walking distance.unfortunately the castle is currently under repair so closed to visitors.... More 

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2 Thank Mavisimo
Tolmin, Slovenia
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569 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2015

We made a stop in Guadix on our trip thru Andalucía. There we went to see famous caves where people used to live. We visited one of that caves which is now a museum. It is not to be missed if you pass nearby.

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Thank Soccca
Horsham, United Kingdom
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496 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2014

A lovely cathedral, some stylish municipal housing, some great pavements restaurants, free street parking, interest all around especially the cave-dwellings, set in a fascinating landscape of remarkable geology........... Why bother with the Costas when the interior of Spain offers so much more?

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2 Thank OLDGIT71
Mijas, Spain
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2013

Guadix has much to offer historically and architecturally. Conveniently, most of this is concentrated within the part-walled old town, which is walkable without too much effort. The tourist information office in the Casa Consistorial in the Plaza de la Constitución does a very helpful street of Guadix. We were based in the Hotel Comercio located on the Mira de Amezcua,... More 

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7 Thank Bruce W
Vancouver
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2013

When in Guadix, we only visited the cave-houses or "cuevas". We got directions from a local and drove up the hill taking narrow streets until we reached a small parking lot next to a church. There, we saw a few hand made signs that advertised the cuevas as well as a mirador. The way it works is some of the... More 

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8 Thank beachcomber381
Granada, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2013

great place to see as there are cave houses and a lovely catherdral and great views of the Sierra nevada

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1 Thank steven t
Chester, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2013

We first found Guadix in 2003, when friends recommended the amazing market on Saturday mornings. It used to be held around the cathedral, but relocated to an area near the huge dry riverbed that is a stunning feature of the town. The market is worth a visit on its own, but the old town is a fascinating mix of very... More 

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3 Thank Heather M
Englishman on the Move
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168 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2013

The old town is a great collection of small streets, some beautiful buildings , not just the cathedral but also the palace nearby and the convent and the walls. Also should walk or bus to the area of the caves where several thousand people live. You can go inside some and they are quite remarkable the way in which the... More 

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