What To Expect
Discover the "City of the Three Cultures"! Located 70 km away from Madrid is Toledo, a beautiful city-museum declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO. It is one of the oldest towns in Europe and has a great artistic beauty and buildings from almost all periods in history (Arabian, Gothic, Mudejar, Renaissance and Baroque style).
Toledo is called the "City of the Three Cultures", since Christians, Muslims and Jews lived together. In the XVI century, it was also the place of residence of the great painter El Greco.
Outside view of the Cathedral
Church of St. Tome with "El Entierro del Señor de Orgaz" - the masterpiece of El Greco
Synagogue of Sta. Maria la Blanca
Museum of Victorio Macho
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes
Famous technique of Damasquinado (encrust of precious metals in steel)
In the afternoon, you will learn about Madrid's multiple contrasts as inherited through history in a panoramic tour.
Madrid shows the multiple contrasts inherited through the History. You will be able to find the medieval origins of the city, like the Arabic fortress, at the Barrio de la Morería, characterized by the antiquity of its buildings and the taste of its typical restaurants. We will also cover the Hapsburg Madrid of Felipe II, with its Renaissance and Baroque buildings walking and making pictures on Calle Mayor, Plaza Mayor, Plaza de la Villa.
Then, we will also see the Bourbon Madrid and the urban layout made by Carlos III, the Royal Palace, the Cibeles Fountain, Neptune Fountain and the Puerta de Alcalá. We will also visit the works from the kingdom of Joseph Bonaparte on the 19th century, such as Prado Museum. We will get to know the contemporary Madrid on areas such as Gran Via, Paseo de la Castellana, Barrio Salamanca, Plaza de Castilla and Parque del Oeste, as well as the commercial and financial areas of Modern Madrid, like the emblematic Ventas Bullring or Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. During this tour, we will stop at the famous Hard Rock Cafe, where you will enjoy a free drink.
Air conditioned motor coach
Multilingual Official guide
Entrances to the monuments included in the tour of Toledo as detailed: Church of St. Tomé, Synagogue of Santa Maria la Blanca and Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes.
Meals and drinks not specified
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Children below 6 years old are free of charge. Maximum one child accompanied by one adult.
Tour takes approximately 7 hours and 30 minutes. You will have free time before the start of the afternoon tour.
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