Culture of Gibraltar. Places to visit - old town, temples, theaters, museums and palaces
Gibraltar is rich in a wide variety of attractions, there are unique natural sites, beautiful architectural monuments, and many museums in the city and its surroundings. The main local landmark is a complex of fortifications, the construction of which on the territory of Gibraltar started in the 9th century. Fortifications that travelers can see today date back to the 13th-19th centuries. It is noteworthy that not all historical buildings are above the ground. In the 18th century, a real underground city was founded here - Great Zig Tunnels. Only experienced guides can puzzle out intricacies of the underground tunnels. All comers can walk through the underground casemates, warehouses, and indoor galleries.
Gibraltar is an excellent holiday destination for those who love nature and active entertainment. Guests with children will have the opportunity to take a walk in the picturesque places, get … Open
Gibraltar will please fans of gastronomic tourism with a variety of restaurants to suit every taste and budget. A quite unusual and attractive place is Theater Royal Bar & Restaurant … Open
City tours, excursions and tickets in Gibraltar and surroundings
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Unique spots in Gibraltar and near
UbriqueFrom the series “Monochromatic Cities - Stunning Views”
Check on the map: Distance from Gibraltar center - 59.7 km.Ubrique is an ideal place for long-lasting and leisure walks. It has a lot of beautiful streets that are decorated with fresh flowers and ornamental plants. The main historical symbol of Ubrique is the Convento dos Capuchos. Nowadays a part of the monastery is rebuilt in a museum. The greatest part of the exposition is devoted to the leather items and numerous attributes that were used by curriers hundreds of years ago. Even now you can find several great leather workshops in the town. There travellers can buy shoes and clothes of high-quality or even leather accessories. … Read further
JuzcarFrom the series “Monochromatic Cities - Stunning Views”
Check on the map: Distance from Gibraltar center - 55.9 km.At present, you can find a lot of cafes and shops that are decorated in outstanding thematic style. Their walls are full of Smurfs graffiti. Also, there were made a lot of thematic sculptures. Well-known characters you can find everywhere. This town is very attractive with its unique architecture. There you can not only take photos of wonderful blue streets but also climb to the top of the hill and make a panorama photo of the one-coloured town. … Read further
Photogallery of cultural heritage of Gibraltar
Culture guide to Gibraltar. Which fascinating sights to visit once you are in Gibraltar: temples, churches, museums, theaters and castles. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) on the places 'must visit' in Gibraltar. Plan your own city excursion by using this page info!