Toledo and Segovia Full-Day Tour with an Optional Visit to Avila
The story of Medieval Spain is a blend of Roman influence, Muslim rule, Jewish culture, and Christian rise, and there may be no better examples of this history than Toledo, Segovia, and Avila.
Immerse yourself in Spanish history with a full-day tour from Madrid to Toledo and Segovia. From the towering Primada Cathedral and the cultural heritage of Toledo to the ancient aqueduct and regal Alcazar in Segovia, your expert local guide will lead you to each city’s most impressive, important monuments. Add on a visit to Avila to see its 2.5km medieval wall, one of Europe’s largest, to complete your tour.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Toledo, Toledo, Province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha
You will discover this beautiful city with our guide and also you will have some free time on your own. We will spend around 3 hours here. One hour will be for the guided tour. We will spend 45 minutes visiting a Damasquinado factory and the rest will be free time
Duration: 3 hoursPass By:
Mirador del Valle, Carretera Circunvalacion, 45004 Toledo Spain
We will enjoy a beautiful view of Toledo before we start the guided tour. We will spend here around 15 minutes to take picturesPass By:
Plaza De Zocodover, Toledo Spain
We will start our tour in this square and from here our guide will lead us through the narrow streets of ToledoPass By:
Jewish Quarter, Toledo Spain
The Jewish quarter of Toledo is a district of the city of Toledo in which the Jews lived in the Middle Ages.Pass By:
Catedral Primada, Calle del Cardenal Cisneros 1, 45002 Toledo Spain
We will pass by this impressive Cathedral and the guide will give you all details about its construction. We will pass by during the tour.Pass By:
Alcazar de Toledo, Calle de La Union s/n, 45001 Toledo Spain
The Alcázar of Toledo or Royal Alcázar of Toledo is a civil and military fortification, located in one of the highest parts of the Spanish city of Toledo.Pass By:
Monasterio de San Juan de los Reyes, C. de los Reyes Católicos, 17, 45002 Toledo, Spain
The convent of San Juan de los Reyes, belonging to the Franciscan Order, was built under the patronage of Queen Isabella I of Castile with the intention of turning it into a royal mausoleum. We will see it from the bus.Pass By:
San Martin Bridge, Toledo Spain
The San Martín Bridge is a medieval bridge over the Tagus River from which a magnificent view of the city is contemplated. At this point, we will end our guided tour through Toledo streetsStop At:
Damasquinados Suarez, Paseo Circo Romano 8, 45004 Toledo Spain
Before leaving for Segovia, we will visit a "damasquinado" workshop where you can learn about this type of craftsmanship, typical of Toledo and visible only in this place in the whole world. You will see how they make a sword and also have some time to discover some special pieces like the ones from "Game of Thrones"
Duration: 45 minutesStop At:
Segovia, Segovia, Province of Segovia, Castile and Leon
Enjoy the roman architecture and get to know all the secrets that hide this important city. We will spend around 3 hours here having a 1 hour guided tour, 2 hours free time
Duration: 3 hoursStop At:
Acueduct of Segovia, Plaza del Azoguejo 1, 40001 Segovia Spain
This impressive roman construction would be the first thing that we get to see in the city of Segovia. Before we start to walk through the city on our way to the Alcazar, you will have 1 hour free time to have lunch and taste some typical dishes
Duration: 15 minutesPass By:
Cathedral of Segovia, Plaza Mayor s/n, 40001 Segovia Spain
Segovia Cathedral is the Gothic-style Roman Catholic cathedral located in the main square of the city of Segovia. The church, dedicated to the Virgin Mary, was built in a Gothic style in the mid-16th century. We will pass by during the tour.Pass By:
Plaza Mayor, Segovia Spain
The Plaza Mayor of Segovia is an urban space that has the characteristics of a typical plaza mayor and in which there are some monuments such as the apse of the cathedral, the Juan Bravo Theater or the town hall. We will pass by during the tour.Stop At:
Alcazar of Segovia, Plaza Reina Victoria Eugenia, S/N, 40003 Segovia Spain
The Alcázar of Segovia is a medieval alcázar located in the city of Segovia and is a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Enjoy this monument and get inside before leading back to Madrid.
The Alcázar of Segovia, dating from the beginning of the 12th century, is one of the most famous medieval castles in the world. Twenty-two kings have passed through its rooms, as well as some of the most prominent figures in history.
Duration: 30 minutesPass By:
Avila, Avila, Province of Avila, Castile and Leon
Ávila is known for its intact medieval walls, with more than 80 semi-circular crenelated towers and 9 gates, including the arched El Alcázar.Pass By:
Cuatro Postes Lookout - Viewpoint of Ávila, C. Cuatro Postes, 12, 05002 Ávila, Spain
Located on the outskirts of the city, the Mirador de los Cuatro Postes offers one of the best panoramic views of the wall and the entire historic center of Ávila.Pass By:
Plaza Mercado Chico, Avila Spain
The Plaza del Mercado Chico, the main square of Ávila, is located in the center of the city, inside the walls. It is a rectangular square with arcades on three of its sides and opposite the church of San Juan Bautista, on the side without arcades.Pass By:
Catedral de Avila, Plaza Catedral 8, 05001 Avila Spain
You will have some free time to visit the inside on your own. Please note that the opening times of the Cathedral may change depending of the time of the yearPass By:
Las Murallas de Avila, C/ Lope Nunez, 4, 05001 Avila Spain
The Walls of Ávila in central Spain, completed between the 11th and 14th centuries, are the city of Ávila's principal historic feature. These fortifications are the most complete in all of Spain. We will have the chance to admire them and take pictures of the landscape.
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Infant seats must be requested in advance and are subject to availability"
"Please note that the streets of Toledo and Segovia are narrow and paved, and that the tour implies lots of walking, so clients with reduced mobility may have difficulties to complete the whole itinerary."
"Not recommended for people with reduced mobility due to the steep, cobbled streets"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Duration: 11 To 13 Hours
Calle de Julio Camba, C. de Julio Camba, Salamanca, 28028 Madrid, Spain
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.