What better way to get to know Cadiz than by taking a guided tour with a local guide?! On this free tour, you'll visit all the main points of interest in one of the world's oldest cities.
Free Walking Tour of Cadiz
Beginning at the central Plaza de San Juan de Dios, we'll dive into the long history of Cadiz, touring the main places of interest in the Andalucian city, one of the oldest in the world.
In the square, you'll find the Town Hall, which was first built by the Phoenicians, who founded the city itself around 1104 BC. Here your guide will teach you some unusual facts about the origins of the city, and then we'll continue our free walking tour around the Pópulo neighbourhood - the oldest part of the city. This neighbourhood is home to some of the most important monuments in Cadiz, such as the Roman Theatre, the Santa Cruz Cathedral, and the Plaza de las Flores - monuments filled with history, and sure to take your breath away.
And our free tour would never be complete without getting to know the city's local culture. We'll visit the Mercado Central de Abastos, (Central Market) - where you can find the famous bay tuna - a delicious local speciality.
Then our guided tour will finish around Playa de la Caleta - the natural port where the Phoenicians, Romans and Carthaginians landed their ships.
- This free tour is for groups of 6 or less.
- Children should come accompanied by an adult. The maximum number of children per adult is 3.
Free tours do not have a fixed price, rather each person offers the guide the amount they consider appropriate, depending on their level of satisfaction.
2 hours 30 minutes.
This is a bilingual (English/Spanish) guided tour.
English speaking guide.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in Cádiz).
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).
Plaza San Juan de Dios
If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation in the control panel, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.