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Free Tour the best of Ávila, around its Walls

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: Spanish
Guru: Luzdivina
Quality Verified Registered on October 25, 2019

Come to Ávila, one of the World Heritage cities in Spain, and let me share my love and knowledge of both its natural and cultural heritage with you! An official Tour Guide since 2016 I'm always searching for professional excellence. If you are looking for a quality tour and accuracy in the explanations I can make the difference in helping you discover the real Ávila and its highlights. I love meeting new people and showing them around as I would do with friends or family. The most important thing is enjoy and make best use of the time you have to know one of the most special towns and people in the world!!

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Ávila is one of the World Heritage cities of Spain. It was thus honored for being the best preserved example of a medieval walled city from the time of the Reconquest . This city is known as "land of songs and saints". And so, thousands of people arrive here every year attracted by the fame of its walls, some of the best preserved in the world, and also by the figure of Santa Teresa , the first woman to be named a doctor of the church .

We will surround its wall, its emblem monument, entering and leaving the walled city in search of its most interesting monuments, reviewing its history , learning about the Vettona culture , its Roman past , its birth as a city in the Middle Ages and its time of splendor the 16th century , until arriving at the present Avila. We will tell some of its most surprising legends, we will talk about its most illustrious characters ... We will make your visit to our city an unforgettable experience.

In this tour we will visit:
The Wall
• Cathedral
• Basilica of San Vicente
• St. Peter's Church
• Church of San Juan
• Convent of Santa Teresa
• Small Market
• Big Market
• Paseo del Rastro
• Some of the 16th century Palaces



Observations:

The tour does not include any visit to the interior of the monuments, all the buildings that can be visited require an entrance fee and have their own audio guides.

To guarantee the quality of the visit, the groups will be a maximum of 20 people.

The tour will not take place in adverse weather conditions, that is, in case it is raining or snowing .

COMFORTABLE FOOTWEAR IS RECOMMENDED FOR WALKING.

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  • Meeting point:
    Plaza Concepción Arenal, 3, 05001 Ávi...
    Plaza Concepción Arenal, 3, 05001 Ávila, Spain
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    Near the Puerta del Carmen. In front of the Provincial Historical Archive. You will recognize me for wearing a black backpack with the GURUWALK logo in red on my back.

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).

Tour opinions

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Alumbreros 01 Oct 2022
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Travelled in group - Sep 2022

Absolutamente recomendable. Original idea hacer el tour recorriendo la muralla como estrella de la ciudad. Muy profesional y preparada Luz.

Jessica 14 May 2022
Madrid
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Travelled alone - May 2022

I really enjoyed this tour and felt like I learned a lot about Avila. The time flew by! Also, Luz was very kind and considerate, knowing that Spanish isn’t my first la...

Ricardo 07 May 2022
Curitiba
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Travelled in couple - May 2022

Excelente Guide, very profissional And knowledgeable.

Barbara 07 May 2022
Munich
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Travelled alone - May 2022

Die Tour mit Luzdivina war großartig. Eine Führerin mit fundierten historischen Kenntnissen. Sehr zu empfehlen! Die Tour hat bei uns 3 Stunden gedauert. Vielleicht sol...

Ana María 06 May 2022
Seville
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Travelled in couple - May 2022

Experiencia maravillosa, Luzdivina muy profesional, dando a cada momento información histórica y social de todo lo relacionado con Ávila y su muralla. En definitiva un...

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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Accepts reservations up to 10 people.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people 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.
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