Jaen is a city whose possibilities of tourism is much reduced, it is recommendable spend more than 2 days around the city. However, there are some options are recommended to visit when you come to this city.
This city has a large rich culture thanks to the influence during its history. There were some different cultures along the history, it is highlighted the Arabian period. The trace of them has been impregnated and nowadays is very effective around the area. It is located near to Santa Catalina hill; for that reason, there are too many difficult and annoying slopes on the ways. However, these characteristic become to special and unique place.
Jaen Cathedral is a symbol in order to the city which is located in Sara María square in the historic centre of the city. This building is considered as the most important to visit in this city. It is an important work art by Andrés de Vandelevira is conserved fondly by competent organizations in order to enjoy it. Nowadays, this cathedral is applicant in order to be World Heritage.
Next stop could be Santa Catalina Castle, it is one of the pointview more considered to national level by all visit it. Within castle structure you can see all the damages suffered by attacks for who wanted to conquer the city. The most highlighted of this place is the wonderful views from the top. This castle has been declared as Site of Cultural Interest. In order to arrive there, it is necessary the use of own car or taxi, due to public transport does not have lines to this area. If you do not have own car, you can choose for car hire Malaga.
If yoy like bathroom to relax, you have to visit Arabian Bathrooms of Jaén. These Arabian Bathrooms are the oldest which are conserved in Europe, in the XI century. Around all the area you can enjoy of Almohad art which is present in almost all buildings. It is located within Villardompardo Palace. Besides you can visit the Art Naïf museum and popular customs.