GuruWalk in the Historic Center of Oviedo

Duration: 2h and 30min
Guru: Hector
Quality Verified Registered on August 11, 2020

I am an Asturian graduated in History who, since I was little, was very curious about it, in large part due to an animated series called Where is Carmen Sandiego?, In which a thief of historical goods traveled the world stealing them. I was always attracted to the idea of showing the story to people as I love sharing my hobby and seeing people happy to enthusiastically understand what they have in front of them. As a guide I worked in the city of Prague, guiding through its beautiful streets and historic neighborhoods, sharing knowledge and advising people on everything necessary to enjoy an unbeatable experience and always with a smile and the maximum willingness to please the visitor.

Show more
  • 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

Tour description

Welcome to my guruwalk in Oviedo! Here I leave you with a description of the buildings that you are going to see on the route as well as details and anecdotal events during the tour. The guide will always be willing to answer any questions related to the visit to give as much explanation as possible. The theme is markedly historical and cultural, but always from the perspective of interactive learning involving the visitors and encouraging them to interact with the guide. The goods to be treated are: -Cathedral of San Salvador de Oviedo: -Casa de Campomanes: -Monastery of San Pelayo: -Monastery of San Vicente: -Episcopal Palace: -Palace of Velarde: -Palace of Inclán Valdés: -City Hall and Plaza Mayor: -Church of San Isidoro: -Palacio del Duque del Parque: -Old comedy theater: -Historic Building of the University of Oviedo: -Palace of the Counts of Toreno: -Palacio de Camposagrado: -Palacio de Valdecarzana: -House de la Rúa: The proposed itinerary runs through the historic center of the city of Oviedo with a start and end at the same point, the Plaza de Alfonso II el Casto, in front of the Cathedral of Oviedo. It is a tour designed to always have a point of reference, since it revolves around this place walking in a clockwise direction. It is not very difficult, since it is practically entirely by pedestrian zone which favors that groups can walk occupying a large part of the road and without automobile dangers. It is designed to observe the entire oldest part of the city and access the available places during the route.

Show more
  • Meeting point:
    Plaza Alfonso II el Casto sn 33003 Ov...
    Plaza Alfonso II el Casto sn 33003 Oviedo Asturias Spain
    View on map

    I will be waiting for my walkers in the Plaza de Alfonso II el Casto, in front of the Cathedral of Oviedo

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

224 ratings
By category
5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star
Juan 19 Mar 2022

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Mar 2022
Excelente Héctor por su sapiencia y desarrollo del tour. Felicitaciones
Fernando 07 Dec 2021

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Dec 2021
Magnífico tour, con guía muy competente y documentado.
Isabel 04 Dec 2021

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Dec 2021
Una visita muy agradable. Oviedo es una ciudad que desde luego merece la pena visitar y si tienes la suerte de tener un guía como Héctor pues genial.
irma 17 Oct 2021

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Oct 2021
Muy bueno .
Fátima 15 Oct 2021

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Oct 2021
Nos ha encantado y Héctor nos ha dado una lección magistral de la historia, cultura y lugares de Oviedo Se lo recomendaremos sin duda a nuestras amistades Muchas gracias Héctor
Show 224 reviews

Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 8 people.
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.
When do you want to go?
Show more
See availability