Free tour monumental Guadalajara (Spain) with official guide

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
Registered on June 27, 2020

Arkeo Tour was born from an idea of a group of youngs from Andalusia and Madrid who loved its History, culture and heritage. Our team is made up of great professionals with extensive experience in managing of tourist groups and cultural visits in different parts of Spain. Most of us have trained on the street, collaborating in different archaeological sites, art galleries and museums. We consider that our land has great heritage and cultural potential that must be valued for both residents and tourists. We do not believe that transmitting our history is bored. We want you to enjoy it. May you live the experience. And that you impregnate yourself with the vestiges of our past. Join this adventure with us!

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

Tour description

Guadalajara, the capital of the Mendoza. Guadalajara has always been a meeting place for very different cultures. Its strategic position in the center of the peninsula, next to the fertile banks of the Henares and protected by steep ravines, made it inhabited since prehistoric times. However, it would be in Arab times when this city adopted its current name and began to take the form with which we know it today. Already during the Renaissance, the noble Mendoza family would be in charge of taking it to its maximum splendor, raising building jewels such as the Palacio del Infantado. Nowadays, Guadalajara is a young, accessible city, full of plans and activities. Those visitors who wish can see with our guides the remains of the Alcázar, the Co-Cathedral of Santa María, the Church of Santiago, the Torreón del Alvar Fáñez or the Pantheon of the Countess of Vega del Pozo. Great treasures from a little known city. *Note: During the tour, you can visit both the Palacio de la Cotilla to see the Chinese room, which costs €1, and the Mendoza family pantheon located in the Church of San Francisco, which also costs €1. Access to both buildings will be done independently and voluntarily.

Only groups of up to 6 people are allowed in this activity. If you are 7 or more people, you will be asked for a payment per person in advance to join the visit.

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  • Meeting point:
    Glorieta de la Aviación Militar Españ...
    Glorieta de la Aviación Militar Española, s/n, 19001 Guadalajara, Spain
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    Guadalajara Tourist Office. You will recognize our guides by their striking red t-shirt. (It is recommended to arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes before the start of the route).

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

21 ratings
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4.88
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4.59
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4.71
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4.59
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Olga 27 Nov 2022
Requena

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2022
Muy bien! Es genial y entretenido mucha historia por descubrir
nuria 23 Sep 2022
Palma de Mallorca

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Travelled alone - Sep 2022
Deni es una grandísima profesional que disfruta con su trabajo y nos hace disfrutar a los demás. Dinámica, participativa con el grupo, nos dedicó todo el tiempo del mundo y nos hizo disfrutar muchísimo. En resumen: UNA MARAVILLA!
Laura 19 Sep 2022
Madrid

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Travelled in group - Sep 2022
Deni es una guía maravillosa, íbamos con un perrito en el tour y acomodó las charlas para que pudiésemos escucharlas casi todas, (menos una de interior que era imposible) Es muy simpática y siempre está dispuesta a ayudarte en lo que necesites, a parte de hacer genial su labor de guía
Fern... 21 Aug 2022
Basauri

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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022
El tour fue muy ameno y la guía nos dio todo tipo de explicaciones de todos los lugares que visitamos.
Juan... 01 May 2022
Madrid

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Travelled in couple - May 2022
El tour bien y Deni muy bien, casi 3 horas de tour
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What should you know?

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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