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The riddles of the Burgos Cathedral.

Your Guru: Javier
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  • Burgos
  • Available in Spanish
  • 1 hour y 45 minutes

About the Guru

Hi, I'm Javier! I was born and raised in Burgos and have always been passionate about its history, its art and its cuisine. As a traveller and photographer, I love to explore every corner of each city I visit, and have a soft spot for architecture, nature and sunsets. I am happy to tell you more in one of my tours while I show you around, do not hesitate to contact me if you... More

Hi, I'm Javier! I was born and raised in Burgos and have always been passionate about its history, its art and its cuisine. As a traveller and photographer, I love to explore every corner of each city I visit, and have a soft spot for architecture, nature and sunsets. I am happy to tell you more in one of my tours while I show you around, do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions!

About the Tour

We will start our tour in the San Lesmes Parish Church, where we will visit his sepulchre, the stunning altarpiece and the organ. After that, we will set off towards the Cathedral, walking alongside Burgos' well-known boulevard, the "Espolón". We will also see some of the city's landmarks during this walk, such as the "Cid" statue or the "Teatro Principal". We will access the San Fernando Square through one of the city's medieval gates, the "Arco de Santa María". Once inside the Cathedral, we will behold the iconic "Papamoscas", we will discuss the different styles that coexist in the temple and will end up with a brief overview of the Cathedral organs. Finally, we will visit the San Nicolás de Bari Parish Church and the Palacio de Castilfalé. Landmarks: - Iglesia de San Lesmes - Estatua del Cid - Teatro Principal - Paseo del Espolón -Arco de Santa María -Catedral (Cathedral) -San Nicolás de Bari Parish Church

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: In front of the San Lesmes Parish Church. I will be wearing a blue t-shirt.

Tour Schedule

  • Sun, 25 Apr
    11:00

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 (21)

Elena 4 months

Pedro sanchez luque 5 months

Muy bien superamable y nos han enseñado muchas cosas muy interesantes volveremos y lo llamaremos gracias

Response from Javier
Gracias Pedro, un placer acompañaros!
Almudena 5 months

Muy buen tour con Javier. Las explicaciones fueron muy buenas y no solo se limitó a enseñarnos las partes importantes de la ciudad, nos aconsejó actividades para hacer y nos enseñó sitios donde nadie puede entrar. Muy recomendable.

Response from Javier
Muchas gracias Almudena, fue un placer. Hasta pronto!
Luciana 5 months

Quedamos encantados con el tour con Javier y con Burgos, lo super recomendamos! Nos explicó muchas cosas interesantes y nos transmitió el amor por la ciudad!

Response from Javier
Un placer, Luciana, y hasta vuestra próxima visita!
Alberto 5 months

Javier nos ha regalado una experiencia inolvidable permitiendo que las 3 niñas de nuestro grupo aprendieran y disfrutaran de historia y de música. Fantàstico.

Response from Javier
Un verdadero placer familia, buen viaje y hasta muy pronto!

4.9(21) 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!

4.9(21) Ratings