Holy Week

Holy Week

If you want to discover one of the most important festivities in Zaragoza, you can`t miss Holy Week; dating back over 700 years, particularly interesting is the distinctive form it takes on in this city. The celebrations bring together age-old Castilian and Andalusian traditions with the strength of the typical Lower Aragon drums. So it`s easy to identify a jumble of foreign and native elements which have fused together to create something new and quite unique. a real experience!

Plus, if you want to learn even more about Holy Week in Zaragoza, why not take part in the Cofradía Route, a guided tour that will take you to some of the most important churches for this holiday, from San Felipe, Santa Isabel and San Pablo, San Tomas and to Santiago. It will introduce you to the vast artistic and cultural value of the `pasos` (floats) paraded by each of the churches `cofradías` (confraternities) during Holy Week.

Festivity declared to be of National Tourist Interest in 2001 and of International Tourist Interest in 2014.

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