General Timings: 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM (1st October to 31st March) / 9:30 AM to 7:00 PM (1st April to 30th September)
Last Admission: 2 hours before closing
Closed: Alcazar Seville is closed on the 1st and 6th of January, Good Friday and the 25th of December.
Peak Season - March to October
Low Season - November to February
The spring and summer months offer pleasant weather, and the gardens are in full bloom, making it a popular time to visit Alcazar Seville.
However, expect larger crowds and potentially higher ticket prices during this period. Booking tickets in advance is advisable to secure your preferred time slot.
The winter months constitute the low tourist season, providing a more tranquil atmosphere with fewer visitors exploring the palace complex.
While some outdoor areas might not be as vibrant, the interiors remain captivating, and there are opportunities for discounted entry fees and accommodation.
Weekdays: Weekdays, particularly from Monday to Friday, generally see fewer tourists compared to weekends. This leads to a more peaceful and relaxed visit, allowing you to explore the palace complex and its surroundings with greater ease and comfort. Alcazar Seville's gardens, such as the beautiful Parterre Garden and the tranquil Patio de la Montería, are often less crowded on weekdays. This creates a more tranquil setting, perfect for enjoying a leisurely stroll or finding a peaceful spot to relax.
Weekends: On weekends, especially Saturdays and Sundays, Alcazar Seville tends to attract a larger number of visitors, including both tourists and locals. This increased footfall can lead to longer queues at the entrance and a more crowded environment inside the palace complex. Due to the higher number of visitors, the wait times for entry and to access certain areas of the Alcazar, such as the rooms and gardens, may be longer on weekends.
Alcazar Seville is open from 9:30 AM to 7:00 PM (April to September) and from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM (October to March).
Yes, during the peak season, Alcazar Seville offers extended evening hours, closing at 7:00 PM, providing visitors with more time to explore the palace complex.
Last admission is two hours before closing.
Alcazar Seville is open every day of the week, except the 1st and 6th of January, Good Friday and the 25th of December.
Alcazar Seville is closed on the 1st and 6th of January, Good Friday and 25th of December every year.
A typical visit to Alcazar Seville takes around 2 to 3 hours to explore the palace complex, gardens, and courtyards thoroughly.
The best time to visit Alcazar Seville is during the spring and fall months (March to May and September to November) when the weather is pleasant, and the gardens are in full bloom. Weekdays are less crowded than weekends.
Yes, Alcazar Seville is usually open on public holidays except the 1st and 6th of January, Good Friday and the 25th of December.
Visiting Alcazar Seville on a public holiday may attract more visitors, leading to larger crowds. If you prefer a quieter and more relaxed experience, it's advisable to plan your visit on a regular weekday outside of public holidays.