Seville is not only known for being the capital of Andalusia, but also for the beauty of every corner of the city. This city enjoys many traditions, but undoubtedly one of the things that stands out and is most appreciated in this place are the famous horse carriage rides.
An experience that will make you know from the most impressive monuments to the most charming corners in the most traditional way possible.
Move to another moment in history, to past times and live an experience of yesteryear by booking a Sevillian horse-drawn carriage and touring the capital in the most authentic way.
Take advantage of this unique experience in which the drivers can explain each monument with its history as good hosts of the city.
Also, if you have not booked you should know that this wonderful ride is easy to find, as there are some stops in places that you will not be able to stop looking at because of the beauty they give off.
Below, we leave you here some key points where they park and you can book the horse carriages:
The spaciousness of these horse-drawn carriages allows you to take up to five people, but for more comfort we recommend four people and a child.
The prices for this experience are very similar for all the drivers, around 45 euros per hour. A quite affordable price for four people, which is the maximum number that can get on the buggy in Seville.
There are many online platforms that allow you to book the ride in advance and pay by credit card or paypal. You can secure your trip this way!
Be careful! If you book online you can always cancel the trip without any compensation. As long as you do it one day before the scheduled date.
If you book this wonderful practice you should know that, the price of the horse carriage is governed by the horse carriage tariff of Seville so, you will be paying its fair price marked by the local law that is responsible for regulating this service.
The best time to start the ride is at 12:00 because you can enjoy the city in its maximum splendor by the light and the colors it gives off. For 45-60 minutes you can enjoy the views starting at the Spain Square, one of the most beautiful in the country and going through its interior.
This square is located in the famous Maria Luisa Square, a perfect place for strolling and horse-drawn carriages. Here you can find various corners with a lot of history and art such as the striking Becquer monument, the islet of the birds and even an archaeological museum.
Once we have visited the park, we will pass by the monument that commemorates the Cid Campeador and by the way you can see the University of Seville which in ancient times was the tobacco factory and now a part of the opera Carmen is performed.
The driver will drive the buggy past the Alfonso XIII hotel or the famous Jerez Door.
This square where it ends is wonderful not only for the light it gives off and the colors that catch you but for the rich history it has.
Are you having a hard time making the decision? Don’t worry, here we leave you a series of reasons that will solve all your doubts and will encourage you in this experience.
The horse carriage ride is quite economical. If you do this ride with four people, the price is reduced.
It is a walk that will nourish you with a lot of historical knowledge that you can combine with a guided tour or Free Tour that we offer and you will have the opportunity to learn things you may not know.The coachmen can teach you many historical facts and anecdotes of the city that only an authentic Sevillian can know. They will be able to answer your questions during the ride and pass on all their knowledge.
The weather is a plus point in this type of experience as Seville enjoys a wonderful sunshine in almost all seasons and can be a very pleasant ride.
Another advantage is that this ride can be very romantic for couples and can be a very intimate moment for lovers.
If you want to know Seville by night you should know that there are many night routes that will help you to see it from another perspective.