Experience the grandeur of Spain on a guided half-day visit to El Escorial monastery and the Valley of the Fallen monument from Madrid. Discover why the Baroque-style El Escorial complex was considered the eighth wonder of the world, and admire the poignant sculptures of the Valley of the Fallen monument, erected in memory of the millions who died in the Spanish Civil War. You'll gain insights into Spain's intriguing history at these symbolic monuments, reflecting the Spanish monarchy, church and 20th-century conflict, and have the option to include a half-day city tour of the highlights of Madrid.
Unravel centuries of history visiting two of Spain's oldest cities, where just by witnessing the majestic and well preserved Walls of Avila, and the monumental Roman Aqueduct of Segovia, will be worth the experience, and many other attractions on these two World Heritage Sites granted by UNESCO.
Take a tour from Madrid and discover these two unique cities with outstanding Roman monuments as the Aqueduct, Gothic Quarter and many other unique landmarks which brings you a full vision of the most traditional Spain.
Embark on the most convenient way to discover Toledo and its most attractive and outstanding monuments, quarters, and streets such as the Church of St. Tom', Plaza del Ayuntamiento, Sinagoge of Sta. Mar'a La Blanca and many more, on a morning half day tour, followed by an extensive 90 minutes segway tour in Madrid.This complete tour is complemented with an extensive 90 minutes segway tour guided by a professional guide and visiting the most important places of Central Madrid
Discover the magnificent Monastery of El Escorial, Valley of the Fallen and visit the "Imperial City" Toledo on this day tour. This full-day tour is a combination of 2 half-day tours. Start your visit of Escorial in the morning and after a break, you'll begin a tour of Toledo in the afternoon finishing in Madrid. Tour with lunch is available, depending on option selected. Lunch will be taken in Madrid, between both half-day tours.
Dive into the History of Spain, with this unique cultural and gastronomic tour. Enjoy a walking tour in the narrow streets of Avila, that, besides, is the birthplace of Saint Therese. Get to know the first Gothic Catedral built in Spain in Avila. Discover the outside of the Convent of Saint Therese, the place where she spent the most part of her life. Visit the Romanesque Basilica of San'Vicente. Afterwards, discover the old Roman city of Segovia, that still preserves the magnificent'Roman Aqueduct from the time of Emperor Augustus. In Segovia also, see the most impressive Spanish Gothic cathedral.'
Travel from Madrid to Toledo, a national monument to Spain's art and history, and discover a treasure trove of El Greco artworks. Experience Toledo's past on a guided walk along cobblestone alleyways, and explore this World Heritage-listed city's medieval architecture and fortified city walls. As Toledo is on Madrid's doorstep, you can easily take a Toledo tour in the morning or afternoon, explore in-depth on a Toledo day trip, or enjoy a Toledo and Madrid combo tour.
Join this day tour from Madrid to discover the old city of Toledo, located on a mountaintop with a 150 degree view and surrounded on three sides by a bend in the Tagus River. Toledo contains many historical sites, including the Alcázar, the cathedral (the primate church of Spain), and the Zocodover, a central market place.
Get to know the history of the Spanish emperors by visiting the place from where they ruled the world for three centuries, and the place where they are buried. With the extensive walking tour inside the Monastery of El Escorial, totally explained by a professional guide, get a better understanding of a long part of the World history. Also visit the impressive Valley of the Fallen, and get amazed by the views from its Basilica, raised in the heart of the mountain, and by its Christian cross, the largest in the world.
Soak up Spain's fascinating history and legendary culture on an Avila and Segovia day trip from Madrid. Explore the walled city of Avila, Spain's best-preserved 11th-century fortified town, and discover why it is known as the City of Stones and Saints. Then unravel centuries of history in the city of Segovia, from its two-tiered Roman aqueduct to its Moorish fort and stunning Gothic cathedral. With the option to indulge in a gastronomic lunch, your trip to these two UNESCO World Heritage sites is a feast for all the senses!
Discover the city from where Spanish kings forged their empire, the place where the three great cultures of Middle Age got mixed like nowhere else, in this comprehensive tour departing from Madrid. You will dive into the history of our country with a complete walking tour in the narrow streets of Toledo, visiting the Synagogue of Santa Maria la Blanca, the monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, the church of "El Cristo de la Luz", and, of course, the impressive Cathedral, one of the most important of the country.