Free Tour Úbeda, Jewel of the Andalusian Renaissance

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish, French
Guru: Josué
Quality Verified Registered on February 03, 2020

Hi everyone! My name is Josué and I'm an Official Tour Guide from the city of Linares (Jaén). I have a full tourism formation and experience achieved during the last 10 years, working as an entertainer and tour guide. I truly love to share with people experiences as well as to show around different places, spots and landmarks that belong to my own land where all my roots start. Recently I moved to the city of Baeza where I prepare a brand new adventure within the Tourism World and... what's better than showing visitors around all the different jewels of your province? If you want to have a real fulfilling experience and find out something more about the history of our villages and cities and all the richness they hold, please, you're welcome to come by anytime and I'll be more than pleased to show you around. I'll be waiting for you all, see u soon! Josué

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Tour description

Hello everyone!!! I am Josué and I welcome you to the beautiful Renaissance city of Úbeda, where I invite you to discover the second Renaissance gem of the province of Jaén and twinned with the city of Baeza, sharing the title of World Heritage Site with it since 2003. On this occasion, we will have the opportunity to visit the city that has the square that houses the most monuments per square meter in Europe, and we are not only talking about their number, but also about the architectural beauty they possess as well as their originality, personality and printed history. in each of its buildings. We start from the Plaza de Vázquez de Molina to make a trip in which we will travel through the narrow streets of the historic center of Úbeda discovering some of the most representative monuments not only of the Ubetense Heritage but also of Andalusia, admiring its beauty while delving into its exciting history, ranging from the first primitive stages to the time of greatest splendor that the city knew during the s. XVI.

This tour consists of the following stops:

- Paseo de la Rotonda de los Miradores (Mirador del Valle del Guadalquivir).
- Hospital of the Honored Old People of Salvador.
- Plaza Vázquez De Molina - Claro del Salvador (Chapel of El Salvador and Palacio del Deán Ortega).
- Francisco de los Cobos Palace.
- Jewish Houses of the Gradeta de Sto. Thomas.

- Convent of San Miguel (Church of San Miguel and Oratory of San Juan De la Cruz).
- Plaza 1º de Mayo (Church of San Pablo and Town Hall).
- Royal Street (Vela de los Cobos Palace)
- Plaza Vázquez De Molina - Claro de Sta. María (Vázquez De Molina Palace and Sta. María de los Reales Alcázares).
- Plaza Vázquez De Molina - Claro de Sta María 2 (Bishop Prison, Pósito and Palace of the Marquis of Mancera).

IMPORTANT: For the tour to take place, it will be necessary for 2 walkers to attend it. If the agreed minimum is not reached, it will be canceled at most, one hour in advance prior to its start.

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  • Meeting point:
    Capilla de el Salvador, Plaza Vázquez...
    Capilla de el Salvador, Plaza Vázquez de Molina, 23400 Úbeda, Jaén, Spain
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    You will find me in front of the Chapel of El Salvador (Plaza Vázquez de Molina), with my qualification as Official Guide of the Junta de Andalucía.

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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Esther 05 Oct 2022
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Travelled in couple - Oct 2022

Nos ha gustado mucho. Un recorrido extenso pero a la vez detallado para conocer la ciudad y decidir que actividades realizar posteriormente.

Javier 01 Oct 2022
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022

Josué nos hizo una visita por Úbeda muy amena. Se nota que le apasiona su trabajo y así lo expresa. Muy recomendable y profesionalidad.

maria 01 Oct 2022
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Travelled in family - Sep 2022

Un chico amable, profesional y atento.

José Carlos 16 Sep 2022
La Redondela
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022

Sólo una sola cosa .De 10

Juan 16 Sep 2022
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Travelled in group - Sep 2022

Ha sido un buen tour. Una forma rápida y entretenida de conocer la ciudad

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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is 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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