Cathedral guided tour + 60 minutes cruise
Total activity length: 2 hours and a half
Cathedral: 90 minutes guided tour (in Spanish) to Santa Maria Cathedral and its Museum
Boat trip: 7,5 Km of travelled distance (60 minutes)
Cruise path: River facade, Chiquina island
– Cathedral guided tour at 11:00
– River tour at 12:45
– Guide explanations on board in Spanish (English printed guide)
Adults :20 €
Children from 11 to 16 years old: 14 €
Kids from 5 to 10 years old: 7 €
Kids until 4 years old: 2 €
Babies and carriage: free
Horarios habituales (consultar)
Sábados por la mañana
– 11:00 Visita Catedral
– 12:45 Crucero
Times may vary depending on the time of year and other scheduled activities. Check calendar or call to confirm departures.
What will we see during the cruise?
Monument Battle of the Ebro
Historical river facade (Episcopal Palace + Cathedral + Zuda Castle)
Chiquina Island and Riverbank Forest
Red Bridge or Greenroute bridge
We can see the fauna of the river Ebro, various water birds and other birds. Royal and imperial herons, water cocks or chicken coops, white egrets are common, as well as kingfishers. Depending on the time of the year, we also find cormorants, ospreys and aquatic turtles or galapagos.
What will we tell you?
During the trip, the guide will explain the history of the “llaguts”, traditional boats that crossed the Ebro in hundreds until the middle of the 20th century. manned by “the Sirgadors” and helped by the “Way of Sirga”.
You will also know the history of Tortosa, a bi-millenary city, and the importance of river transport in its economic splendor.
The diverse historical buildings visible from the river will serve as a link for the narration and different anecdotes will help us to make this tourist cruise more enjoyable and fun.
Combinable activity with other products (consult)