Cantillana is a town with deep-rooted traditions that will captivate you from the start. This town in the Vega del Guadalquivir is known for its enthusiasm for bullfighting, its much-loved local festivals and its long-standing tradition of handcrafting fringes for Manila shawls.
The beautiful town of Burguillos sits on the foothills of Sierra Morena, in the Vega del Guadalquivir. It is a town of Visigoth origin with a deep-rooted agricultural tradition. Given its proximity to the city of Seville, it has become a dormitory town in recent years.
If there is one town that still preserves the name coined by the Arabs, it is Aznalcázar. Its name was ‘Hazn-al-cazar,’ the high fortress, first founded by the Romans as a defensive bastion between the Guadalquivir marshlands and the Sevillian Aljarafe.
The Sevillian town of Gelves stands on the banks of the Big River of Andalusia. A privileged spot with age-old springs, which led the Romans to call it Vergentum (orchard). Located just a few kilometres from Seville and surrounded by nature, it is an ideal town to enjoy an unforgettable getaway.
La Puebla del Río is a marshland paradise on the banks of the River Guadalquivir. It was founded by King Alfonso X ‘the Wise’ as a defensive bastion. Today, it is home to artists, the origin of the Sevillanas music and dance, land of bulls and horses, and one of the world’s leading producers of rice.
The town of Isla Mayor was established in the early 20th century amidst the Guadalquivir marshes and rice fields. This gateway to Doñana National Park from Seville will captivate you with its stunning landscapes.
If there is a cosmopolitan town in the province of Seville, it is undoubtedly Coria del Río. During your visit, you will discover its historical wealth, always linked to the Guadalquivir River and rice cultivation.