SEVILLE – Practical City & Travel Guide to Seville (Sevilla) + Local Advice

Last Updated on March 29, 2021

Seville (Sevilla) is one the most popular culture, art, and holiday destinations in Spain and Europe. Seville is the capital of Andalucia and is world-renowned for its history, culture and monuments. Seville offers fantastic history, architecture, culture & art, museums and lively city life for its visitors. Seville is located on the south-western part of Spain, on the Andalucia region. Andalucia means Seville.

Seville offers great holiday attractions with its variety of quality restaurants, leisure activities, theme parks, water parks, night spots, shops, cultural activities and holiday entertainment for the travellers.

Top attractions in Seville indlude;

  • A Visit to the The Cathedral of Seville & La Giralda Tower,
  • a visit to Plaza de Espana,
  • a visit to the Alcazar of Seville (Reales Alcazares),
  • a visit to Real Maestranza,
  • a great Flamenco night out with Flamenco Dance,
  • a fun day out at Isla Magica,
  • attending to a boat trip along the Guadalquivir River,
  • a fun day out at Seville Water Park (Aquopolis Sevilla),
  • a visit to the Seville Museum of Fine Arts,
  • a visit to the Torre del Oro (Golden Tower)

The charm of the Seville attracts travellers on the banks of the Guadalquivir river, especially during the spring and summer season when its hundreds of orange trees are in flower and the nights are full of magic.

Top sights and points of interest in Seville include;

  • The Cathedral of Seville & La Giralda Tower,
  • Plaza de Espana,
  • the Alcazar,
  • the Real Maestranza,
  • the Paseo de Colón in El Arenal,
  • flamenco dance and flamenco nights,
  • Isla Mágica (Magic Island) theme park,
  • sightseeing bus tours & boat trip on the Guadalquivir River,
  • Espacio Cultural Puerta Triana cultural theme park,
  • Museo de Bellas Artes de Sevilla (Museum of Fine Arts),
  • Torre del Oro (Golden Tower).

Seville is divided into seven zones that include; El Centro (centre), Santa Cruz, Maria Luisa, La Macarena, Triana, Los Remedios, La Cartuja & Expo ’92 Site and El Arenal

Travellers may take; Seville sightseeing bus (costs about €17) or traditional horse-drawn carriage or Guadalquivir River cruise to explore the beautiful spots of Seville.

Hiring bicycles (Sevici stations)is another great option to get around Seville as Seville has 120 km of bike lanes and there are over 250 points that you may rent bicycles. Also with Sevilla card, you may get good discounts in certain shops, restaurants, shows and leisure centres.

Seville hosts one of the best museums in the Andalusian region of Spain. Travellers may find variety of nice Seville museums and enjoy the some of the best arts in the world.

Seville is also a great festive city that the Easter Week in Seville (the Holy Week processions in spring), a celebration that manages to combine religious solemnity with Andalusian flair is the most popular Seville festival. The April Fair (Feria de Abril), a round-the-clock party that lasts a week comes next. Seville is also a great city and spot for international sports event, a world fair or a royal wedding.

As for water sports in Seville; travellers may find and do water sports activities along the beautiful coastline of Seville, Costa de la Luz, near Tarifa

As for theme parks in Seville; Isla Magica and La Reserva are the most popular theme parks in Seville. Isla Magica is also one of the best theme parks in Spain. Both parks offer great attractions and fun day out to its visitors.

As for water parks in Seville; there is only one Seville water park named Aquopolis Sevilla, also known Seville Water Park. It is one of the largest water parks and also one of the best water parks in Spain

As for nightlife in Seville;  Seville offers great nightlife activities for the travellers. Visitors may find great bars, discos, international beer bars, tapas bars, Irish, British & Scottish pubs, tea houses and flamenco bars in Seville. The flamenco nights are also a must in Seville.

As for accommodation in Seville; Seville offers great choice of hotels, apart hotels and apartments for the travellers to chose from on their Seville holidays. With its quality accommodation services, amenities and entertainment, Seville has become one of Europe’s top holiday destinations.

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