Travel In Spain: Take A Day Trip From Sevilla To Cádiz

Published on June 13, 2021
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Cádiz, located in Southern Spain, is a beach town that is quite well known, especially since it is a hub for cruise ships. If you’re already going to be spending time in Sevilla, you should absolutely plan a day trip to Cádiz from there. Here are some ideas for a great day trip.

Cádiz, Spain

Cádiz, Spain

There are trains that run all day that head to Cádiz and it is a two hour train ride from Sevilla. There are also trains that come from Barcelona, but it is a much longer trip, clocking in at 7.5 hours. The train from Madrid to Cádiz takes about 4 hours. You can also opt to fly instead and land at Jerez Airport, which is about 30 minutes outside of Cádiz.

So what are some things you should do when you make it to Cádiz?

Tavira Tower

Tavira Tower is the highest point in old town Cádiz and offers an incredible view of the city. For 6 euros per person, you can head to the top and take in 360 degree views that will stun you.

Tavira Tower

Tavira Tower

Mercado Central

Mercado central is the large local market that houses endless booths of produce, meats, cheeses, fruits, sweets, and more. There are also vendors that sell hot food, beer, and plenty more.

Mercado Central

Mercado Central

Cádiz Cathedral

Cádiz’s iconic cathedral can’t be missed, with its gold dome and breathtaking architecture. You can head inside and see the stunning interior for 5 euros per person and you can take a guided tour as well. Climbing up the tower offers more spectacular views of Cádiz.

Cádiz Cathedral

Cádiz Cathedral

Parque Genoves

Parque Genoves is a beautiful park that’s perfect for a picnic or just a relaxing stroll. The park also has a botanical garden, waterfall, lake, and cave that can’t be missed. Make sure you are on the lookout for all the different types of birds you can see.

Parque Genoves

Parque Genoves

La Caleta Beach

This beach is known to be Cádiz’s most beautiful one and is located between two old castles.

La Caleta Beach

La Caleta Beach

La Victoria Beach

This is one of the most popular beaches in Cádiz, especially with locals since it is close to restaurants, shops, and hotels.

La Victoria Beach

La Victoria Beach