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Free Tour the best of Ávila, around its Walls

Your Guru: Luzdivina
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  • Ávila‎
  • Available in Spanish
  • 2 hours y 30 minutes

About the Guru

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 i... More

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!!

About the Tour

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.

COVID-19 MEASURES:
- By agreement of the Junta de Castilla y León, the maximum capacity of tourist groups is reduced to 6 people, including the guide.
- It is mandatory that all members of the group wear a mask throughout the tour and that we use it correctly (covering nose and mouth).


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

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: 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.

Tour Schedule

  • Fri, 23 Apr
    11:00
  • Fri, 23 Apr
    11:00
  • Sat, 24 Apr
    16:00

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 (180)

RAQUEL GONZÁLEZ DE PRADO 4 days

Tour con Luzdivina muy ameno e interesante

Response from Luzdivina
Muchas gracias por vuestra valoración y vuestro comentario, Raquel. Me alegra saber que el tour os pareció interesante.
Pilar Rodrigo about 4 hours

Las explicaciones muy claras y todo muy bien, quizá un poco extenso Pero muy recomendable

Response from Luzdivina
Muchas gracias Pilar por vuestra recomendación. Me alegra que os gustase el tour y la ciudad.
David Santana Palomares 1 day

Nos ha gustado mucho, muy aconsejable

Response from Luzdivina
David, Laura, muchas gracias por vuestra valoración y vuestro comentario. Me alegra saber que os gustó. ¿Buen viaje de vuelta a casa!
Leyre Lerga Ibarlucea about 16 hours

Response from Luzdivina
Muchas gracias Leyre por vuestra valoración.
JAVIER CABRERIZO GARCIA about 16 hours

Response from Luzdivina
Muchas gracias por vuestra valoración Javier.

4.7(180) 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(180) Ratings