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Segovia Walking Tour

Tour Description

Segovia is located approximately 1.5 hours from Madrid and is easily connected by train or bus that is easy to catch from Madrid. In our Segovia walking tour, take a journey on this enchanting visit walking the old cobblestone streets of Segovia to discover one of the most charming of the cities of Castilla Leon.  By evidence of the 15th century architectural style, you will learn about the years when Segovia saw it´s greatest boom of prosperity thanks to the textile industry.  There is so much more including, the magnificent 2000 year old Roman Aqueduct that looms like a tower over the city. The fairytale castle, Alcazar, that later Disney would model after his own, will romance you.  Finally the magnificent Gothic Cathedral, that becomes the central focus in Plaza Mayor, will leave you in awe. The history is amazing as it is the exact place where Queen Isabel I was crowned.  Join us on this fascinating guided tour where you will take in both sites and explanation from our knowledgeable guide.

  • Guide and Map with marked itinerary
  • Breathtaking 2000 year old Roman Aqueduct
  • Fairytale Alcazar Palace in Segovia that inspired Walt Disney
  • Magnificent Gothic Cathedral from the outside

    Meeting point, front door of the office of tourism next to Aqueduct

    • Plaza de Azoguejo
    • Aqueduct
    • Calle Juan Bravo (the commercial street lots of shops)
    • Plaza de San Martin
    • Plaza Mayor
    • Cathedral
    • Alcazar

      This is a summarized itinerary. Some places may be added based on time, plus we like to keep some surprise element to our tours.

      As this is a private tour, we are happy to have our driver/guide customize it to a degree. This can happen on the spot or you can send us preferences. We would need to know in advance. Ie: If you would like to taste the famous sweet ¨yemas¨ of the nuns, we can arrange that.

      Duration: 3h
      Start: Typically 10:30am, we can be flexible based on your arrival time. 
      Start point: Front door of the Tourism office next to the Aqueduct
      *Weekend or holidays: This tour carries a surcharge of $40 on Weekends or Spanish holidays as the local guides charge more at this time. 

      Optional for this tour:
      We can book a traditional Suckling pig lunch at our favorite place.
      Entrances to Alcazar.

      Other information
      We will contact you after an order is placed to check everything is correct and to continue the process. Remember we can make manual changes to your order later on. Please refer to our terms and conditions for cancellation policies. If you are unclear on how to book, please contact us via phone or email. Thank you.

      Conveniently located just 1.5 hours from Madrid, Segovia makes for an ideal escape from the city into a picturesque region of rolling hills and farmlands. Crossing over the mountains of Navacerrada, you will immediately feel at ease with the scenic surroundings. The city itself offers a brilliant Gothic cathedral, a 2000 year old Roman aqueduct, a fairytale castle, and distinct architecture with unique stuccowork. Segovia's congenial people, warm atmosphere and delicious food will tempt you to stay longer in this magical city.

      Segovia flourished in the 10th and 11th Centuries and later from the textile industry in the 15th Century, as evidenced by its now famous Romanesque architecture. It was here that Queen Isabel the Catholic was crowned, and the city has a noble feel to it despite its informal and laid-back locals, who will immediately make you feel welcome. But Segovia's history goes all the way back to Roman times, and the immensity of the  Aqueduct will leave you speechless. You have the option today of sitting down for lunch in a typical and traditional setting perhaps tasting the Roasted Suckling pig which is the most famous of Segovia. If you want to keep moving and leave more time for Avila, a quick sandwich is always an option and your driver will help out with choices.

       

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      Group Size:
      $298.00

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