Madrid visitors hoping to see more of the area's top attractions get a great value with this sightseeing excursion, including a trip to Toledo plus a tour of Madrid, both included. Uncover Spanish history as you set out on your journey, where you enjoy easy travel to see top attractions—like the Alcázar of Toledo and the Synagogue of Santa María la Blanca—with admission tickets included in the price. Then, take a tour of Madrid for no extra charge, on your preferred day.
Travelers with limited time can make the most of a daylong adventure from Madrid by visiting two different UNESCO World Heritage sites—in just one day—with this excursion to Segovia and Ávila. You enjoy a scenic ride from Madrid before setting out on an adventure with your tour guide. Highlights include viewing the Segovia Aqueduct, marveling at the Walls of Ávila and its stunning Gothic and Romanesque churches, and avoiding the hassle of public transit with included round-trip travel.
Discover Roman ruins, fairy-tale castles and Gothic masterpieces on this full-day tour to UNESCO-listed Segovia from Madrid, including hotel pick-up. Either explore the city independently with the help of your private driver or upgrade to a guided tour and venture off-the-beaten-track. Check off popular attractions like the Segovia Cathedral, the Aqueduct of Segovia and Alcázar Castle, then spend time wandering the streets of the historic Old Town.
Get to know the Rioja wine region—and visit numerous highlight wineries, plus a traditional local restaurant—on this full-day tour. With a maximum of seven attendees, this outing guarantees a personal way to explore the area. Set off in the morning and travel via air-conditioned minivan. You’ll visit three popular wineries in the morning and sample numerous different bottles. Next, enjoy a local lunch, also accompanied with wine, before going for a walking tour in the historical walled town of Laguardia.
During this experience we will visit two unique ecological wineries with their own vineyards, wine-making facilities and maturation chambers. The first is a complex of historical buildings built and restored between the 15th and 18th centuries in a secluded countryside area amidst some 140 hectares of vines. The second winery has a rustic setting and features a tour of 17th century 12 metre deep subterranean passages where the wine matures in oak barrels.Guests have the opportunity to walk among the vines and learn in detail how grapes are grown and harvested, how the wines are made and what makes the terroir and produce of this region unique.Our experience is very personal and groups are very small (maximum of 6 guests) and the emphasis is at all times in immersing guests in the authentic local traditions and providing an insight not only into the history of the region but a glimpse of the lives of the local people committed to viniculture in this ancient land of wine elaboration.
Rioja flavours and tastes at your own pace... Absolutely customize to your wishes and with the best local recommendation to build up a unique experience!Take the chance of enlarge your knowledge about Rioja wines. Do you want to know the birth place of your favourite Rioja red? are you willing to taste the "unexpected" new Rioja wines?And we do not forget about the food: walking through a fresh-produce market, or learning how to cook the most traditonal Rioja dishes, or enjoying a "pinchos" crawl or at the table of its best traditional or high-end restaurants,... I love my homeland, I die for Rioja wines, I delight in local food... Let's enjoy together!
Don't miss the opportunity to visit Segovia and El Escorial with this tour that leaves from Avila! Discover two of the main cultural and historical attractions of the Spanish plateau and World Heritage Site: Segovia, where you can see one of the best preserved Roman aqueducts in the world, and the Monastery of El Escorial and its basilica, burial place of the kings of Spain.
Desde Madrid nos dirigiremos a Ávila, lugar de nacimiento de Santa Teresa. Aquí visitaremos la iglesia de la Santa construida en el mismo lugar que la casa de su familia. En la ciudad también se encuentra uno de los museos dedicados a su vida y algunas de sus reliquias. Después de dar un paseo por esta monumental ciudad saldremos hacia Alba de Tormes. En esta pequeña villa murió Santa Teresa y fundó el convento donde está enterrada. Podremos visitar la celda donde murió, el museo de la Santa y las reliquias más importantes. Muy cerca de Alba está Salamanca, en esta hermosa ciudad permaneció Teresa durante un tiempo y fundó un convento. Después de comer y recorrer la ciudad regresaremos a Madrid.
Enjoy this tour that takes you on an escape from Madrid towards Avila. Your guide will meet you in Avila and you will get to enjoy the best monuments and sites of Avila´s. Get to know Avila and it´s most important sites, like it´s walls, cathedral and the famous four posts. This tour can also be customized to meet all of your sightseeing needs.