Jerez de la Frontera or Xerez is situated the province of Cadiz, in southern Spain. The city has approximately 200,000 inhabitants and is just 40 kilometres from Cadiz, the capital of the province, while Seville is only 100 kms away. It is a city that has a famous wine industry and numerous annual events, most notably the Feria del Caballo, that are definately worth experiencing!
Jerez is a city that has a historical wine industry and where numerous world-class events are held each year.
Jerez de la Frontera is the most populated city in the province of Cadiz and is surrounded by stunning landscapes such as those found in the the Natural Park of Los Alcornocales. Jerez is also surrounded by cities with plenty of history and great destinations for daytrips from the city, such as the El Puerto de Santa Maria or Sanlucar de Barrameda. Above all, in Jerez you will have an impressive array of things to do and things to see during your break in the area.
Jerez offers a wide range of sports, where hiking and horse riding reign supreme, but there is no less comprehensive offer with regard to cultural activities, from visiting monuments like the Alcázar and the unique Cathedral, to seeing a performance at a flamenco theatre. During Easter you can enjoy in Jerez de la Frontera in various activities, such as the holy week processions, an incredibly important and emotional event for the city. In addition, in spring, the Horse Fair, known as the Feria del Caballo, marks the high point of the cities cultural calender. At this time, Jerez offers a wide range of holiday accommodation, from hotels to hostels, apartments, houses, villas and farmhouses where you can enjoy a superb break in Jerez de la Frontera!
The annual Moto GP race, numerous flamenco concerts, wine tours, the horse shows, hiking, monuments, unrivalled nature... Jerez de la Frontera is a great place for all to enjoy a holiday in the province of Cadiz, with endless possibilities at your disposal.
Jerez is a town that breathes art, and art is all around you in towns such as Puerto de Santa María, Rota, Cadiz, Puerto Real, and the Natural Park of Los Alcornocales... the lungs of the province!
Jerez de la Frontera is situated at the heart of the province of Cadiz and is one of the largest municipalities in the province, so within it boundaries you will find the national park and superb rural villages such as San José del Valle, Trebujena, Sanlúcar and Alcalá de los Gazules .... all worth a visit!
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