Segovia Aqueduct

Excursion from Madrid to Segovia and Ávila

A fantastic excursion to two beautiful medieval cities

This trip to Segovia and Ávila is particularily suitable for groups who want a full-day excursion to two historic cities and experience local culture close to Madrid.

The excursion to Segovia and Ávila from Madrid starts with pick-up at your hotel in Madrid and private transportation in charming Segovia. The city is steeped in history and atmosphere. In this city the Romans built a huge aqueduct (more than 30 m in height ), which brought water into the city. The aqueduct is still in the middle of the city. Here Isabel la Católica married to Fernando 2 of Aragon in the 1469th In a short period Segovia nation's capital.

On the guided tour you will see among other Jewish Quarter , romance , castle itself was originally built by the Moors, the fort, the Alcázar, have inspired Walt Disney to the castle where Cinderella lives. The cathedral, also visited, was the last cathedral in the Gothic style built in Spain.

The historic city of Avila is surrounded by city walls ( a total of 90 donjons !) From the 1000s. The city is located 1,130 meters above sea level and is on the UNESCO World Heritage List .

The tour starts at Los 4 postes ( the four pillars ) , which offers stunning views of Ávila. On the guided tour of Ávila among other things you see walls , Santa Teresa ( 1515-82 ) home and convent where Sister lived. On a walk through the city you will also see a number of Romanesque and Gothic churches, but also specialty shops.

Details and prices for the Segovia and Avila Tour
Duration of the Segovia and Avila Tour
7-8 hours -the tour can be customized and we can include lunch in either Segovia or Ávila.

Included in the tour

  • Private transport in modern air-conditioned bus
  • English speaking guide (contact for other languages).
  • Entrance to Segovia's cathedral.
  • Lunch: three course meal (Option: you can upgrade the lunch to a gastronomic experience at the Kings' favorite Segovian restaurant: Mesón de Candido!)
Prices for the Segovia and Avila Tour
Prices from
32 €
for a private Tour to Segovia and Avila from Madrid. The prices depend on the number of people in the group.

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