Spain: 8 Centuries of Islamic Heritage
Over a thousand years ago, Europe experienced one of its greatest periods of cultural enlightenment. Almost 1000 years of Islamic presence in Spain, Muslims, Jews and Christians lived together and prospered in a thriving multicultural civilization. Here, remarkable individuals of different faiths made lasting contributions in such areas as poetry, art, architecture, music, dining etiquette, science, agriculture, medicine, engineering, navigation, textiles, and even hydraulic technology.
The Islamic Heritage tour of Spain takes visitors through an engaging, insightful journey into this critical period in world history. Enjoy and explore the forgotten Islamic civilisation of Spain guided local Spanish Muslims.