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Free Walking Tour: True or false? What does Valencia hide?

Your Guru: Irina
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  • Valencia
  • Available in Spanish
  • 1 hour y 15 minutes

About the Guru

Welcome Walkers !! My name is Irina and I am from Manises, I am 25 years old and I have studied a higher cycle of Tourism and I am currently an Official Guide. My hobbies are: Reading, writing, discovering curiosities about the places I visit, playing video games, Asian culture and Ancient Art. I love meeting people from other countries and sharing with them the wonderful pl... More

Welcome Walkers !! My name is Irina and I am from Manises, I am 25 years old and I have studied a higher cycle of Tourism and I am currently an Official Guide. My hobbies are: Reading, writing, discovering curiosities about the places I visit, playing video games, Asian culture and Ancient Art. I love meeting people from other countries and sharing with them the wonderful places that there are in Spain and that they tell me about their countries. Come to know the legends and curiosities that surround Valencia with me! It is important that if you are not going to come to the reserved visit, notify in advance. Thank you.

About the Tour

Meeting point: Silk market (Puerta de los Pecados).

Places to visit: Lonja de la Seda, Calle Mayans, Valencia Cathedral, Plaza de la Virgen.

Do you know Valencia? A beautiful city with a lot of history and many hidden legends and curiosities. I have prepared a tour for lovers of stories of fear, of legends and anecdotes.

Murders, executions, jokes, trips, myths, places and special objects ... Would you like to know about these issues? Do you want to know these stories that have been spread by word of mouth for a long time?

- The route will start at the Puerta de los Pecados de la Lonja. There I will tell you a little about the building and the time of construction. But the most important thing that will be discussed in this visit is the symbolism of the building and its sculptures. We will also talk about one of the most dismal shows in the city, the executions. And without forgetting to review the history of the old Burdel of Valencia, of which some of the sculptures of the building give us a clue. Did you know that there was a brothel in Valencia? A very important one can be said, and what about the executions? What type and where were they produced? So far I can write ... Let's find out together!

- Then we will go to Calle Mayans (Old Street Locksmiths) and discover its darkest legend. What could it be? What mysteries does this street hide? At first glance it seems a street of the most normal of the historical center of Valencia, but I tell you that not everything is what it seems.

- From that street, when we stop shaking our legs, we will walk to the Cathedral of Valencia passing through some important places that also hide anecdotes and curiosities. You can discover them while we move to the next point of the visit.

- When we get to the Cathedral we will surround it, stopping at its doors to tell the legends and curiosities that surround it, along with some curiosity about the Plaza de la Virgen. Religion? Beliefs? Jokes? and much more that this place hides us.

- We will end our visit at the Puerta de la Almoina of the Cathedral (Destination that may vary depending on the day).

If you like stories and legends, do not hesitate to accompany me on this route. Do not miss this wonderful walk of legends. There I wait for you!

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: With a Green backpack. In front of the door of the fish market that overlooks the Central Market

Tour Schedule

  • Sat, 06 Mar
    10:00
  • Sat, 06 Mar
    11:15
  • Sun, 07 Mar
    10:00

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Tour opinions (3)

Miriam Ortuño Forcada about 1 year

Victor over 1 year

Muy entretenido el tour, la guía muy simpática.

Alberto almost 2 years

Irina es una guía turística muy divertida e interesante que se sale de lo convencional, ya que le da su propio toque personal a la visita guiada y por supuesto la recomiendo a todo todo aquellas personas que quieran una ruta llena de momentos originales e inolvidables.

4.7(3) Ratings

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

4.7(3) Ratings