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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
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

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 Reconquista . This city is known as “land of songs and saints.” And so, thousands of people come here every year, attracted by the fame of its walls, some of the best preserved in the world, and also by the figure of Saint Teresa , the first woman to be named doctor of the church .

We will surround its wall, its emblematic monument, entering and leaving the walled city in search of its most interesting monuments, reviewing its history , getting to know the ancient culture , its Roman past , its birth as a city in the Middle Ages and its time of splendor. 16th century , until reaching current Ávila. 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.

On this tour we will visit:
The wall
• Cathedral
• Basilica of Saint Vincent
• St. Peter's Church
• Church of San Juan
• Convent of Santa Teresa
• Small Market
• Big Market
• Walk of the 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 payment of 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, if it is raining or snowing .

COMFORTABLE FOOTWEAR IS RECOMMENDED FOR WALKING.

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Plaza Concepción Arenal, 3, 05001 Ávi...
    Plaza Concepción Arenal, 3, 05001 Ávila, Spain
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    Near Puerta del Carmen. In front of the Provincial Historical Archive. You will recognize me by wearing a brightly colored scarf around my neck.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Puerta de El Carmen
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Hermitage of San Segundo
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Gate of San Isidro or Malaventura in the Wall of Ávila
  • 4
    Outside visit
    square of the holy
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Plaza del Corral de las Campanas
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Small Market Square
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Plaza de Pedro Dávila (Ávila)
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Trail ride
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Big Market Square
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Cathedral Square
  • 11
    Outside visit
    butchers door
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Saint Vincent Square
  • 13
    Outside visit
    Mule Bucket

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

(567 ratings)
4.80
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4.89
Fun
4.49
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4.77
Quality
4.83
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4.76
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Carlos 10 Jun 2024
Madrid

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Muy amable y el tour entretenido y ameno
Esthermramos 09 Jun 2024
Seville

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Travelled in family - Jun 2024
Nos a encantado conocer Ávila con luz divina, además de explicarlob todo super bien hizo participe a los niños, y el recorrido se nos hizo muy ameno y super entretenido, de diez
Nuria 09 Jun 2024
Bilbao

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Travelled in group - Jun 2024
Un tour muy instructivo...conocimos avila y suhistoria muy bien contada x Luz ...ella estuvo pendiente de todo el grupo en todo momento ...fue muy ameno...super recomendable....muchas gracias luz
Patricia 04 Jun 2024
Donostia-San Sebastian

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Ha sido como un tour privado!! Super ameno, con un monton de informacion interesante, Luz una profesional! Gracias por el tiempo y gracias a ella hemos conocido mucho de la ciudad!! Muy agradable!
Marina 23 May 2024
Badalona

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Luzdivina fue muy amable y profesional. Tiene muchísimo conocimiento y es una apasionada de la historia. Hizo un tour súper completo y entretenido y nos hizo valorar toda la belleza de Ávila, pasamos juntos una mañana estupenda. ¡Mil gracias por todo, Luz! :-)
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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.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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