4 Nights 5 Days
Destinations : Madrid – Segovia – Avila – Salamanca – Toledo
Pick up your rent a car at Madrid railway station or at the airport and a short drive will get you to Segovia. The Old town of Segovia and its Roman Aqueduct, a Spanish World Heritage Site since 1985, surprises visitors at every corner they turn.Its buildings speak of times long past, as remote as its magnificent Roman aqueduct, which recalls the immense power and reach of the Roman Empire. Nearby must-sees include the Royal Palace of La Granja de San Ildefonso (18th-century palace and gardens), and Riofrio Palace. Visitors to Segovia must also be sure to try the most famous local dish of roast suckling pig. Avila is a city wall, since this city is surrounded by a wall of defense. The Old town of Avila has been a Spain World Heritage site since 1985. Avila ́s medieval walls protect an incredible wealth of heritage. The construction of the Wall of Defense, almost a millennium ago, it was a means of protection for the city. The 2.5 km rectangular walls (equivalent of a1 hour walk) Time to admire the city before to continue to Salamanca, where you will arrive in the end of the day. Overnight at the hotel in Salamanca.
Buffet breakfast in your hotel. Full day in the city to admire the Old City of Salamanca. The Old City of Salamanca has been UNESCO World Heritage since 1988. Stroll to the center of the baroque 18th-century Main Square (Plaza Mayor) and allow yourself to be seduced by its beauty and harmony. It is said that this magnificent plaza was the model for all plazas later built in Spanish cities. Among the many monuments are the 15th- century House of Shells (Casa de las Conchas), the Old and NewCathedral, and the University, as well as many churches and palaces. Overnight at the hotel in Salamanca.
Buffet breakfast in your hotel and departure to Toledo. Toledo is one of the Spanish cities with the greatest wealth of monuments. Known as the "city of the three cultures", because Christians, Arabs and Jews lived together there for centuries, behind its walls Toledo preserves an artistic and cultural legacy in the form of churches, palaces, fortresses, mosques and synagogues. The whole city is an incredible museum.
Buffet breakfast in your hotel to admire this city Museum. Overnight at the hotel in Toledo.
Buffet breakfast in your hotel. Drop off the rent a car at Madrid airport or at a railway station before you continue your trip.
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