Visitors to the City of Sevilla in Andalusia, Spain can do all their sightseeing in one of the horse and buggy tours that will take you around to all the important landmarks. You will have your own coachman who can explain all the history behind the Plaza de Toros de la Maestranza and tell visitors about some of the world's best bullfights.
The Plaza de Toros de la Maestranza was built over the 17th and 18th centuries and is adorned in yellow trim with its facade being in the baroque style. The bullfighting ring is an oval shape and as many as 14,000 people can fill the arena. There is not a bad seat in the house as the acoustics are outstanding and you can hear everything.
At the front entrance or the Prince's Gate, iron gates adorn the building which date back to the sixteenth century. This is where the sightseeing buggy tours sit while tourists are exploring the inside of the arena.
The guided tours will take you to the museum inside the Plaza de Toros de la Maestranza where you can view all the memorabilia that took place at the ring. Then venture into the chapel, where many matadors went to pray before entering the ring and then stop at the souvenir shop. The tours are about twenty minutes in length, so there will always be a horse and buggy tour waiting outside the arena to continue your sightseeing adventure around the City of Sevilla in Andalusia, Spain.
Bullfighting is a tradition in Sevilla and some of the world's best perform at the Plaza de Toros de la Maestranza. The bullfighting season is not too long, so if you are visiting the City of Sevilla in Andalusia, Spain, be sure to check out the venue at the Plaza de Toros de la Maestranza, an event that you will never forget.
Horse drawn carriages outside the Plaza de Toros de la Maestranza (also La Real Maestranza - Bullring) in the El Arenal district, City of Sevilla (Seville), Province of Sevilla, Andalusia (Andalucia), Spain, Europe.
I photographed this photo with the digital SLR camera model Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III, aperture of f/6.3, exposure time of 1/200 sec. on ISO 100, as always I used a original Canon Lens, the focus lenght for this picture was 20mm.
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