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Day Trip to Aracena, the Grotto of Wonders and Riotinto 2022

From Seville, route through the Grotto of Wonders, Aracena and Riotinto

Aracena
Available all year.
1 day
Available in: En, Fr, Es, It.
 1437 reviews.

Day Trip to Aracena, the Grotto of Wonders and Riotinto 2022

From Seville, route through the Grotto of Wonders, Aracena and Riotinto

Aracena
Available all year.
1 day
Available in: En, Fr, Es, It.
 1437 reviews.

Aracena, the Cave of Wonders, the Dehesa de Sierra Morena and the Riotinto Mines are very important places in the province of Seville. It is an excursion to see and do as well as to return with many photos and videos to remember the beautiful things you have seen.

riotinto mines

Visit to Aracena

If you're planning a vacation to Andalusia , one of the places you'll want to visit is Aracena , a small town in Huelva. This area is also known in the world for the Rio Tinto Mines that are located 29km from Aracena.

👉 With this excursion we can visit Aracena, the Caves of Wonders, the Dehesa de Sierra Morena, the Rio Tinto and view of the Riotinto mines in a single day.

From Seville, we will take the route in a private vehicle to the north of the province of Huelva in the direction of the town of Aracena. It is less than 100km and 1h30 of travel before reaching one of the jewels of Andalusia : ARACENA

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Aracena, the Grotto of Wonders and Riotinto

  • Village of Aracena

    Village of Aracena

    Aracena is a small rural village in Andalusia, Spain. The area is known for its cave houses, historic buildings and a large castle.

  • The mosque of Almonaster la Real

    The mosque of Almonaster la Real

    The mosque of Almonaster la Real is an old Moorish-style building that was built in the 13th century. The decoration is mainly stone and wood, with plaster walls and ceilings.

  • The castle of Aracena

    The castle of Aracena

    The medieval castle of Aracena is situated on the top of a hill overlooking the town. It is one of the most important historical monuments in Andalusia, and was declared a Cultural Asset in 1931.

  • Old Baths in Aracena

    Old Baths in Aracena

    The ancient baths in Aracena are very famous in the region.

  • Florentino Pérez Embid Tello

    Florentino Pérez Embid Tello

    Florentino Pérez Embid Tello was an academic historian with links to Opus Dei.

  • Mosque of Almonaster la Real.

    Mosque of Almonaster la Real.

    Interior of the Mosque of Almonaster la Real.

  • The Grotto of Wonders

    The Grotto of Wonders

    The Cave of Wonders is one of the most famous caves in Andalusia, Spain. It has been declared an Asset of Cultural Interest.

  • Riotinto Mines

    Riotinto Mines

    Minas de Riotinto is a Spanish municipality in the province of Huelva known for its red river and otherworldly landscape.

Your experience

  • More details of your activity

    What will you see with this excursion from Seville?

    With this Guided Cultural Tour to the historic complex of Aracena, we will see the Priory Church of Mayor Dolor, Plaza de Santa Catalina, Plaza de San Pedro: Museum of Contemporary Andalusian Art, Aníbal González Fountain, Hermitage of San Pedro and the laundries, its beautiful streets (such as Calle Barberos) until you reach the Gruta de las Maravillas. Natural caves that will leave you speechless and in which geological formations such as stalactites and stalagmites stand out.

    The route offers the opportunity to enjoy the landscape of northern Andalusia, passing through emblematic places such as the Medieval Castle of Aracena, the Almonaster Mosque, the Peña de Arias Montano.

    You will enjoy a privileged panoramic view of the Dehesa de Sierra Morena , a magnificent natural park where we will see the remains of the Almonaster Mosque.

    The Almonaster Mosque is located in the Almonaster Historic District. The mosque was built by the Moors in the 8th century and was originally a Visigothic church. It served as a Visigoth cathedral from the 8th to the 11th century.

    And we will finish with a visit to the RioTinto town and the RioTinto Mines (the walk inside the mines will depend on the time we have left before returning to Seville).

  • Availability and Prices

    Check the prices of the visit and the availability of hours and days according to the time of year in our reservation calendar.

  • Included

    • Round trip transportation from Seville,
    • Professional guide.
    • Visit the natural environment of the Sierra de Aracena.
    • Access and tickets to the Grotto of Wonders.
    • Visit to the RioTinto mines.
  • Not included

    • Drinks and food.
  • Cancellation policy

    • Moderate cancellation policy.
    • The refund of the price of the monuments tickets will not be granted in case of cancellation of the visit.
    • Cancellations made 48 hours before the start of the activity will be refunded 100%.
    • Cancellations made between 48 and 24 hours before the start of the activity, 50% refund.
    • Cancellations made less than 24 hours before the start of the activity will not be refunded.
  • What tips do you need to know before your visit?

    • A good pair of shoes to walk all day.
    • A large bottle of water.
  • Rules & Restrictions

    • Late arrivals will not be reimbursed . If the group is complete, the visit will begin waiting for a time acceptable to those who are delayed (about 5 / 7mn).
  • Accessibility

    • Ask us before the tour the accessibility rules. Thank you.
  • Private Tours

    If you prefer a private visit in your own language, adapted to your needs, consult our private visits section or send us a request through our form: CUSTOM MADE PRIVATE VISIT IN SEVILLE .

  • FAQS : Visit Aracena and RioTinto

    The answers to the most frequently asked questions.

DAY TRIP MEETING POINT

Please, check the voucher you will receive for the details and specific instructions about this activity.

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  • aryan wilks

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    Aracena, the Grotto of Wonders and Riotinto
    We were looking for a guided cultural visit to the historic complex of Aracena. ALL PERFECT!
  • Brody

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    Aracena, the Grotto of Wonders and Riotinto
    I would totally recommend this tour to anyone visiting the area.
  • Tahir

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    Aracena, the Grotto of Wonders and Riotinto
    It was great to be guided by an expert tour guide.
  • Honor Burks

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    Aracena, the Grotto of Wonders and Riotinto
    I was on vacation in Aracena, Spain and took the guided tour of this historic complex. I really enjoyed my time there,
  • Ewan

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    Aracena, the Grotto of Wonders and Riotinto
    It was a great trip for all ages. The tour guides were very knowledgeable, the architecture impressive. Highly recommended!


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