Spain: Ávila Guided City Tour
Duration: 2 hours
Meeting point: by agreement
Ávila is one of the oldest cities in Spain. The city is surrounded by The Walls of Ávila dating back to the 11th century and they give the city the appearance of a castle town.
We will visit the exterior of the Cathedral, the Romanesque Basilica, the Main Square, the San Juan Bautista Church, San Juan de la Cruz Square and the House Convent of Santa Teresa.
See video below.
- A World Heritage City.
- Behind the city walls of this Castile-Leon capital there is a valuable set of churches and Renaissance palaces that bear witness to the past wealth of the town as a textile centre.
- The symbol of the city is the wall, one of the best preserved walled sites in Europe. Its perimeter is two kilometres and a half, with about 2,500 battlements, 100 towers, 6 doors and 3 secondary entrances.