La Giralda Seville, Spain

The Giralda is one of three remaining Almohad minarets in the world (the other two are in Morocco). The beautiful structure became the bell tower of Seville Cathedral after the Reconquista.

la giralda, seville
Holly Hayes

Facts & Stats

Id
249690
Best Known As
La Giralda
Full Name
La Giralda
Also Known As
Giralda Tower
Coordinates
37.386104° N, 5.992543° W  (map)

Contact Info

Address
Av. de la Constitucion s/n
Phone
95-421-49-71

Further Resources

  1. Official Website of La Giralda. Official source.
  2. Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville. UNESCO World Heritage List. "The Giralda constitutes a unique artistic achievement, a masterpiece of Almohad architecture."