Things to do

Cardona Castle

General interpretative guided visit to Cardona Castle

Description:

A visit to Cardona Castle offers the chance to travel through the modern fortress and parts of the old count’s castle, such as the Maid’s Tower and the Collegiate Church of Sant Vicenç, a jewel of Catalan Lombard Romanesque architecture. Approximate duration: 1 hour 30 min.

Start of the visit: Castle visitors’ office.

Guided visit times may vary in accordance with private events held by the Collegiate Church of Sant Vicenç.

Opening times July 2019 (guided tour in english):

MONDAYS CLOSED.

TUESDAY TO FRIDAYS:
Guided Tours at 10.30h (in english). Limited places – Visitors are advised to purchase tickets online

SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS:
Guided Tours at 10.30h (in english). Limited places – Visitors are advised to purchase tickets online

Opening times:

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY: Guided tours at 11.00h (spanish), 13.00h (catalan) and at 16.30h (catalan).

NOTE:

  • *From 1 July to 28 September, the visit of the evening takes place at 17:00 h.
  • Guided visit times may vary in accordance with private events held by the Collegiate Church of Sant Vicenç.
  • Limited places – Visitors are advised to purchase tickets online.

Special opening times: Easter 2019, public holidays and rest of the year

Consult the sales webpage for available guided visits: entrades.cardonaturisme.cat

 

Sale of tickets:

Tickets may be purchased on-line at entrades.cardonaturisme.cat or at the Reception of the Catalan Agency for Cultural Heritage, in Cardona Castle, 30 minutes before each visit, as long as there is availability.

Prices:

  • Adults: 8€
  • Pensioners: 6€
  • Children of 7 to 11 years: 4€

The best option? Cardona Ticket

Cardona Ticket is a pass that covers different guided visits at a single price. It offers a convenient and simple way of saving. Further information.

Would you like to make a private visit with your group?

A private guided visit for you and your group! The Foundation offers the option of a guide service for specific groups upon prior reservation. The group must include a minimum of 25 adults. The date and time of the guided visits are determined to suit the group and depend on the Foundation’s availability. Complete the following form. We will consider your request and get in touch with you within 48-72 hours at the most.

Recommendations:

  • Wear comfortable footwear.

Accessibility:

  • The tour of the courtyard, cloister, Collegiate Church of San Vicente and bastions is adapted for the disabled.

Services:

The Castle offers:

  • Shop  Museu d’Història de Catalunya (www.mhcat.cat)
  • Space cafeteria Parador de Turismo de Cardona (www.parador.es)
  • Free parking lot
  • Public services