Avila and Salamanca Tour from Madrid
Discover two of Spain’s best-preserved medieval cities on this day trip to Avila and Salamanca from Madrid. Traveling by air-conditioned vehicle with an expert guide, drive to the exquisite, walled UNESCO World Heritage site city of Avila. Discover top Avila attractions including the fortress-like Avila Cathedral and Basilica of St Vincent, and visit UNESCO-listed Salamanca, a sandstone-built city famous for its 12th-century university. Admire the gorgeous, sandstone Plaza Mayor, the richly carved university entrance façade and other sights, and enjoy free time to have lunch, shop and explore independently.Itinerary
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Plaza Mayor, 37008 Salamanca Spain
The front of the plaza, showing the clock tower in the background and social gatherings in the front. Is a large plaza located in the center of Salamanca, used as a public square. It was built in the traditional Spanish baroque style and is a popular gathering area. Our guide will explain us here about the history on this square.
Duration: 15 minutesPass By:
New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva), Plaza de Juan XXIII 4, 37008 Salamanca Spain
The New Cathedral is, together with the Old Cathedral, one of the two cathedrals of Salamanca. It was constructed between the 16th and 18th centuries in two styles: late Gothic and Baroque. It was declared a national monument by royal decree in 1887.Pass By:
Universidad de Salamanca, Plaza Patio de Escuelas Menores 1, 37008 Salamanca Spain
It is the oldest university in the Hispanic world and the third oldest university in the entire world still in operation. The formal title of "University" was granted by King Alfonso X in 1254 and recognized by Pope Alexander IV in 1255.Pass By:
Basilica de San Vicente, Plaza de San Vicente, Avila Spain
The Basilica de los Santos Hermanos Mártires, Vicente, Sabina y Cristeta, best known as Basilica de San Vicente, is a church in Ávila, Spain. It is one of the best examples of Romanesque architecture in the countryPass By:
The Walls of Avila, Calle Tomas Luis de Victoria 6, 05001 Avila Spain
The Walls of Ávila in central Spain, completed between the 11th and 14th centuries, are the city of Ávila's principal historic feature. These fortifications are the most complete in all of Spain. We will have the chance to admire them and take pictures of the landscape.Pass By:
Cathedral of Avila, Plaza de la Catedral 8, 05001 Avila Spain
We will visit this beautiful temple and marvel with the inside
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"Please note: All tours are run in both English and Spanish"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Infant seats available"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"We recommend to wear comfortable shoes"
"We recommend to take sun cream, a hat and water, specially in summer"
"Not recommended for travelers with reduced mobility"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 11 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Calle Julio Camba, 28028 Madrid, Spain
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.