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Avila and Segovia full-day tour from Madrid

Free cancellation
Duration: 8 hours
Language: English, Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

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Enjoy a full-day trip from Madrid

Visit two of the most famous cities near the Spanish capital and discover their rich history

Relish a tour with an official guide

What to expect

This full-day tour with departure from Madrid will take you to two of the most famous cities around Madrid, Avila and Segovia - both of which have an extremely rich history.

Depart in the early morning and travel with a professional tour guide and explore the streets of the two cities, admiring the beauty of the architecture of the old churches, palaces, and convents, as well as an old Roman aqueduct. Taste a delicious typical lunch and visit the Alcazar in Segovia.

Avila

Stop for the day will be at the city of Ávila, one of the best-preserved fortifications in Spain. Follow your guide on a walking tour of the Old Town to discover the impressive history of this city. See Romanesque style churches, Gothic palaces and a fortified cathedral of the Middle Ages. Visit the Walls of Ávila and imagine the stories they have seen through the centuries. Marvel at the fortification and towers, which have granted the city a World Heritage Site status by UNESCO.

Segovia

At the end of the tour, move to Segovia, famous for its well-preserved roman aqueduct, which is 16km long. Home of some of the kings of Castile, this city preserves one of the most important medieval group of buildings in Spain. Due to its elegance, the Cathedral of Segovia is considered to be “the Lady of the Cathedrals”, and the Alcázar is the most spectacular castle in the country. admire the Aqueduct, the Cathedral (outside), and the Alcázar.

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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitors are required to bring and wear masks

What’s included

Air-conditioned bus

Bilingual official guide (English and Spanish)

Entrance to the Avila Walls

Entrance to the Alcázar of Segovia

Radio guided system

Lunch (if option selected)

What’s not included

Entrance to the Cathedral of Segovia

Location

Calle de San Nicolás, 15, 28013 Madrid, Spain

Meeting point:

Julia Travel office at Calle San Nicolás, 15, next to Plaza de Ramales.

Provider

Julia Travel

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • For infants (age 0-5 years) meals are not included
  • This is a walking tour wear appropriate clothes
  • The gastronomic lunch menu includes: La Granja White beans plus Roasted suckling pig plus Punch cake with ice cream plus Wine, mineral water, and coffee. The menu can suffer changes
  • The estimated time of arrival in Madrid is 6.00pm (depending on traffic conditions)