Free Tour Alcalá de Henares

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: Spanish
Registered on January 20, 2018

CompluTour Guided visits at Alcalá de Henares and Madrid, offers touristic visits in Spanish guided by official guides and historians.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
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Tour description

IMPORTANT: GROUPS OF MORE THAN 6 PEOPLE ARE NOT ALLOWED, EVEN IF THEY ARE MADE FROM DIFFERENT EMAILS AND NAMES. Contact us to find out the conditions for participation of large groups.

Cradle of the greatest figure of Spanish literature, Miguel de Cervantes, the monumental town of Alcalá de Henares has held the title of World Heritage City by UNESCO since December 2, 1998, being among the cities with the greatest number of assets of cultural interest throughout Spain .
Despite this and in a very unfair way, it continues to be a great unknown for many of the visitors who have arrived in Madrid and who want to get to know their surroundings in addition to the capital. Our tour, lasting approximately 1.5 hours, proposes a journey in time through its medieval layout, Roman remains, baroque palaces and churches and its prestigious university, founded more than five centuries ago, so that in your notebook Alcalá de Henares trip becomes an essential.

Places that we will visit externally during the tour:

Cervantes Square

Regional Archaeological Museum

Magisterial Cathedral

Cisnerian University

Cervantes' birthplace

Complutense gastronomy

Archbishop's Palace

One of the oldest hospitals in the world

Medieval Jewry and much more…

Important information:

* Groups of more than 6 people are not allowed to participate in the free tour. Minimum group of people to start the tour: 4.
*The tour is done entirely on foot and is fully accessible.
*No type of ticket or ticket is needed, the mentioned monuments are visited externally.
*Minors are not accepted without the accompaniment of an adult.
*Reservations from travel agencies or wholesalers are not accepted.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Pl. de Cervantes, 5, 28801 Alcalá de ...
    Pl. de Cervantes, 5, 28801 Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain
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    Plaza de Cervantes, next to the statue of Miguel de Cervantes located in the center of the square. Don't confuse us with the others! OUR UMBRELLA IS WHITE.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Cervantes Square
  • 2
    Outside visit
    University of Alcala
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Main Street
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Cervantes Birthplace Museum
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Archiepiscopal Palace of Alcalá de Henares
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Magistral Cathedral of Saints Just and Pastor of Alcalá de Henares

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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María 20 Apr 2024
Buenos Aires

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Excelente recorrido con explicaciones de esta bellísima ciudad. Mucha información de la vida de los complutenses que no hubiésemos conocido de no ser por el tour. Trini, un encanto de persona. Gracias !
Claudia 18 Apr 2024
Buenos Aires

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Fernando 14 Apr 2024

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
excepcional guia
Lorena 08 Apr 2024

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Travelled in group - Apr 2024
Había leído muchos comentarios sobre Trini pero desde luego que es una auténtica maravilla: entretenida, divertida y súper apasionada de la ciudad y de su trabajo….y eso se nota!! Deseando ir a sus otros tours!
Manuel 05 Apr 2024

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Salí muy contento del free tour lo recomiendo totalmente
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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