We are glad to give you the opportunity to live intensely one of the most important celebrations of the city, which blends tradition and modernity.
For this reason, we organized these Seville Holy Week tours so that you could enjoy the experience in the street, smelling the orange blossoms and the incense scent that overfills the city.
We want you to feel the essence of Holy Week during the whole day, and that’s why we have design three differents tours to inmmerse yourself on the important historic and patrimonial value of the greatest celebration of Seville. Two morning tours for visiting the main temples in the city, when the proccesions are still in its chapels (two different itineraries), and one in the afternoon the see the Religious Processions on the streets and live the experience ‘directly’ (Religious Processions of Seville Tour).
Religious Processions of Seville Tour
Every day we go on a tour in order that you could feel the charm of the processions, during which the worshipful images pass through the streets of Seville searching for the Cathedral and then they come back to their own temple, surrounded by a sea of people.
You are going to discover the vivacity of the most lively brotherhoods and the solemnity and the strict silence of the brotherhoods in mourning.
We find the best corners to see the transit of these marvellous works of art, to listen to saetas (sacred songs) or to relax during the tour and taste some of the traditional sweets of Seville peculiar to this period, like the delicious torrijas or pestiños.
Triana Temples tour
Triana is a key place of the sevillan Holy Week. You could enter in the Basílica del Smo. Cristo de la Expiración and see the Cristo del Cachorro, the most venerated crucified Christ of the city. In addition, you are going to visit the Capilla de la Estrella, from where the procession its virgin called “the Valiant”.
Of course, you could enter the Capilla de los Marineros, where the Cristo de las Tres Caídas and the Esperanza de Triana, the most famous and worshipful statues of the neighborhood, are located.
In order to embellish the tour, we’ll tell you stories and legends that help you to discover the peculiarities of Triana, a legendary neighborhood of Seville.
Old Town Temples tour
On this itinerary will show you both the ancient and historic centre of Seville and important brotherhoods, strolling between Mudejar churches and the old city Wall in order to discover the most important temples of the city.
Visit temples that thousand of sevillans enter in order to pray its statues like the Basílica de la Macarena where we is located the famous Virgen de la Esperanza, the Iglesia de los Gitanos or the Basilica del Gran Poder where reside an essential Christ for the Sevillan Holy Week, the homonymous Christ, also called “Señor de Sevilla”.
On our way, we’ll discover important squares like the Alameda de Hércules or Plaza de San Pedro, passing close to historical palaces, like the Palacio de Dueñas.