Semana Santa - Cordoba

In Luque, women carry the throne.
In Luque, women carry the throne.

Semana Santa in Cordoba

Semana Santa is celebrated in Córdoba capital and throughout the province with numerous villages having obtained the government stamp of approval that everyone seems interested in these days "Fiesta of National Touristic Andalucia" Those villages are:
Aguilar de la Frontera
Pozo Blanco
Puente Genil
Priego de Córdoba

The town of Baena is also known for a special attraction that shows up during the Holy Week processions. This is a character known as "The Jew" who is dressed to the hilt in a red jacket and black pants with a silk scarf and feathered hat who goes about beating a drum in the streets - adding ambience, we suppose!

Watch a Semana Santa procession

Semana Santa dates

2015 29 March - 5 April

2016 20 March - 27 March

2017 9 April - 16 April

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