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Avila with Walls Access and Segovia Day Tour from Madrid

Explore the historic cities of Avila and Segovia on this 8-hour day trip with transportation from Madrid

ABOUT THE Avila with Walls Access and Segovia Day Tour from Madrid

This tour is operated by our partner Julià Travel.

 

Discover the rich history and beautiful monuments of Avila and Segovia on this full-day tour departing and returning to central Madrid on an air-conditioned bus. Visit all the main attractions of these two striking cities on foot, including UNESCO-listed sites such as the Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches and the impressive Alcázar of Segovia. This convenient 8-hour tour also includes the option of enjoying a traditional lunch in Segovia.

 

Meet your guide in central Madrid

Go to the Julià Travel office in central Madrid (C. de San Nicolás, 15) to check in for your tour 15 minutes before departure. Leave Madrid at 8.30am and travel towards the city of Avila on an air-conditioned coach. 

Visit the Old Town of Ávila and the medieval city walls

The first stop of this easy excursion from Madrid will be at the historic city of Avila. Follow your guide on a walking tour of the Old Town, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and see its most important landmarks, including its Romanesque churches, Gothic palaces and 12th-century Gothic cathedral whilst learning about their incredible history. 

Then visit Avila’s principal historic feature: the intact medieval Walls of Avila (entrance included in the price). Walk back in time as you marvel at these impressive fortifications and towers which are the most complete in Spain. After your walking tour, enjoy some free time to explore other areas of the town on your own and meet your guide again at the designated time and place to continue the tour to Segovia.

Enjoy a traditional lunch (optional) and explore the most important sights in Segovia

If you book the option with lunch, you’ll enjoy a delicious traditional meal once in Segovia which includes: beans from La Granja (starter), roast suckling pig (main), Segovian ponche cake with ice cream (dessert) and drinks (water, wine and coffee). The estimated time for the meal is approximately one hour.

If you book the option without lunch, you’ll have an hour and a half of free time to eat and see the town and its famous Aqueduct at your own leisure. 

After the lunch break, you’ll resume your guided tour in front of the Cathedral and you’ll admire its impressive exterior. You’ll continue the tour strolling along the old Jewish quarter of the city until you reach the UNESCO-listed Alcázar of Segovia. Enjoy a guided visit of this unmissable castle (entrance included in the price) and explore its different rooms, secrets and history.

After your guided tour of the Alcázar, you’ll return to the meeting point in central Madrid between 4.30 and 5pm.

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TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
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The Avila and Segovia Day Tour meets at the Julià Travel office in Calle de San Nicolás

  • Skip the hassle of driving or booking transportation on this stress-free day tour departing and returning to Madrid on an air-conditioned bus
  • Visit all the important sights and attractions of both Avila and Segovia, including the Old Town of Ávila, the Walls of Ávila and the Alcázar of Segovia
  • Discover the history and secrets of the sites that you visit and get insights into the local culture from your expert guide
  • Enjoy an optional meal in Segovia which includes delicious and typical dishes

TOUR SCHEDULES

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What’s included
  • Local guide
  • Bilingual guided tour (English and Spanish)
  • Radio guide system
  • Transportation by bus
  • Admission to the Walls of Ávila
  • Admission to the Alcázar of Segovia
  • Optional lunch
Additional Information
  • This activity is operated by our partner Julià Travel. This experience is not provided by us, but has been chosen by our specialists from an array of offers based on their quality and value, and have been tested thoroughly by them. In case of cancellations and refunds, Julià Travel's corresponding policy will apply
  • Check in at Julià Travel office in central Madrid 15 minutes prior of your tour
  • The tours in Avila and Segovia are entirely on foot
  • The duration of the tour includes transportation
  • Maximum of 25 people per guide
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Third Party Activities are operated by our partner providers, not SANDEMANs NEW Europe.

Partner products have been chosen by our specialists from a range of local offers based on their quality and value, and have been tested thoroughly by us so that we have no hesitation in recommending them to our guests. In case of cancellations and refunds, the third-party provider’s corresponding policy will apply.

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