If you drop by Madrid, don't miss out one of the most welcoming Castilian cities, Segovia. This 8-hour round-trip excursion to Segovia from from Madrid allows you to visit this amazing city in the easiest way, by taking the high-speed train from Madrid Chamartin and arriving in Segovia 25-minutes later. Take a 2-hour guided walking tour of the this millennial city, and see the best monuments such as the Acueducto, the Alcazar, the Cathedral. Afterward you will have some free time to discover the city's gastronomy, take some pictures and walk around at your leisure.
Arrive in the morning at the Madrid-Chamartin Station, print your tickets, and depart for Segovia at 10:15am. Once you arrive, make your way to the stone cross next to the Acueducto to start your 11:30am guided tour around the historical center of the city. After learning about one of the best-preserved elevated Roman aqueducts in Spain, your guide will show you the most important places, and help you discover some medieval palaces, such as the last Gothic cathedral built in Spain, the Segovia Cathedral, and the royal palace, the Alc'zar de Segovia.
After the 2-hour guided walking tour you are free to discover the city by yourself before making your way back to the Segovia-Guiomar Station for your 6:22pm departure back to Madrid.