Free Tour through the Historic Center of Salamanca. The most complete in the city!

Duration: 1h and 30min
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on October 17, 2019

Explora Salamanca is the union of young guides and entrepreneurs who have decided to join forces to offer tourists visiting Salamanca free quality tours. We have two different free tours: our free tour of the historical-artistic complex of Salamanca, visiting its main monuments; and another themed free tour of Salamanca Encantada, with performances throughout the visit.

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    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Do you visit Salamanca and want to live a unique experience?

Book the best valued Free Tour in Salamanca and get lost with us through the streets and corners of this city to make sense of the monumental wealth that we preserve in it, Salamanca, the Golden City, a city declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in the year 1988.

A university city, a cosmopolitan city whose stones exude history and life. We are young, professional guides (qualified to carry out this activity in accordance with the law) but above all we are guides who are passionate about our work and in love with Salamanca.

We will begin the visit next to our premises, on Rúa Mayor 39, in front of the statue of Salinas , then we will carry out the following itinerary:

  • Main Square
  • Prior Street
  • Plaza de las Agustinas (Palace of Monterrey and Church of the Purisima)
  • Calle Compañía (House of Shells and Pontifical University)
  • San Isidro Lecture Hall
  • booksellers street
  • Courtyards of Schools and Historic Buildings of the University of Salamanca
  • Old Azogue Old Square
  • Rooster Tower
  • Old Cathedral XII century
  • New Cathedral XVI century
  • Anaya Square

We will meet the most illustrious characters who have left their mark on the city (Fray Luis de León, Miguel de Unamuno...), we will also discover what is the meaning of the famous frog of the University and how we will not end the visit with the Astronaut of the Cathedral New.

You cannot miss the opportunity to make this visit, without a doubt a unique tour, the authentic Free Tour of Salamanca.

Let's explore the city together!

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    R. Mayor, 39, Local Explora, 37002 Sa...
    R. Mayor, 39, Local Explora, 37002 Salamanca, Spain
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    The guides carry yellow umbrellas. The tour begins at Rúa Mayor nº39, in front of the Explora Salamanca store.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Main Street
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Anaya Square
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Salamanca Cathedral
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Old Cathedral of Salamanca
  • 5
    Outside visit
    booksellers street
  • 6
    Outside visit
    The Latina
  • 7
    Outside visit
    The Sky of Salamanca
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Minor Schools of the University of Salamanca
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Salamanca University
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Shell House
  • 11
    Outside visit
    the clergy
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Pontifical University of Salamanca (UPSA)
  • 13
    Outside visit
    Palacio de Monterrey
  • 14
    Outside visit
    Main Square

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 18 Apr 2024

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Nos encantó
Andrea 14 Apr 2024

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Me encanto el tour!!
Sara 13 Apr 2024

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2024
Muy buena experiencia con Magdalena, súper recomendable y ameno el tour, conociendo lo imprescindible de Salamanca
Marcela 13 Apr 2024

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Travelled alone - Apr 2024
Excelente tour! Nuestra guía, Magdalena, muy agradable. Información y simpatía!
Helena 13 Apr 2024

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Travelled in family - Apr 2024
Nos ha encantado. La guía muy profesional y entretenida. Si volvemos, repetiremos. Nos hemos quedado con ganas de la visita nocturna.
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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
Only cash payment is accepted.
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