Top 5 things to do in Cadiz, Spain

Top 5 things to do in Cadiz, Spain

Study abroad in the Spanish town of Cadiz where the people are friendly and the culture is rich. This pretty ancient port city situated in the Andalusian region of Spain, has over 100 watchtowers and an 18th century cathedral. It is certainly an interesting and increasingly popular destination for Irish students to spend some time during their Transition Year.

When you attend one of our Stein Study study abroad programmes, it is not all about studying. We work closely with our partner language schools to ensure that our students can partake in plenty of activities and excursions, as well as enjoying some free time to explore and generally experience some freedom.

Here are the 5 top things to do during a stay in Cadiz.

  • Beaches

Cádiz is situated along the Costa de la Luz (Coast of Light),that boasts blue skies and endless beaches. From long stretches of wide sandy shores to small pretty bays, it is an ideal location for students who enjoy time at the beach either relaxing or partaking in water sports.

  • Cadiz Cathedral

This 18th century cathedral is known for its magnificence and is well worth a visit. Take some photos to share with your friends, enjoy a coffee outside at a pavement café and make use of the free wifi

  • Markets

There are many thriving markets where you can buy souvenirs to take home or try local produce and specialities. Markets are a great place to practice your Spanish language ahead of your return to Ireland.

  • Carnaval

During February and March you can enjoy the joyous Fiestas de Carnaval. It begins on Shrove Tuesday and lasts for 11 days. During the festival, locals and tourists alike dress up in costumes and take part in celebrations on the street.

  • Seville

During your study abroad time in Cadiz, you will get the opportunity to visit the city of Seville which is the capital of the Andalusian area. Famous for flamenco dancing, students enjoy this vibrant Spanish city.For information about our study abroad courses in Cadiz, please click here.

For information about our study abroad courses in Cadiz, please click here.