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Free Tour through Avilés

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
Guru: Vantur
Quality Verified Registered on July 28, 2020

Vantur es una agencia de viajes asturiana que trabaja con guías oficiales que quieren enseñar diferentes puntos de Asturias de una forma amena, divertida y válida para todos los públicos. El recorrido es apto para sillas de ruedas y, ¡también permitimos mascotas!

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Tour description

With this free tour through the historic center of the city of Avilés you will discover all the monuments that this land of discoverers, marine and medieval, hides. The Free Tour will begin with the sculpture of Pedro Menéndez de Avilés, a military man who played a fundamental role in North America in the 17th century. From here, we begin to learn more about the history and curiosities of this city and we will see monuments such as the Niemeyer Center or the Sabugo Church located in the old fishing district. Near this neighborhood we will visit the popularly known as the Cathedral of Avilés: the church of Santo Tomás. We continue with the Avilés estuary where we will tell you the importance that this area had during the Second Industrial Revolution as well as being able to enjoy its incredible views. We will continue to Plaza de España where we can contemplate the Town Hall and the Ferrera Palace, one of the oldest Baroque buildings in Asturias. To finish we will visit the Balsera Palace, the parish of San Nicolás de Bari, the Camposagrado palace or the church of the Franciscan Fathers. The tour will end at the meeting point in the Parque del Muelle.

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Calle Emile Robin 7 33401 Avils Astur...
    Calle Emile Robin 7 33401 Avils Asturias Spain
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    In the Muelle park in the Pedro Menéndez sculpture.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Dock Park
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Church of Santo Tomas de Sabugo
  • 3
    Outside visit
    La Plaza Market Avilés SA
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Spain Square
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Saint Nicholas of Bari Church
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Galiana Street
  • 7
    Outside visit
    ferrera park
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Rivero Street
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Palacio Valdés Theater
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Church of San Antonio de Padua (Franciscan Fathers)

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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4.58
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4.12
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4.42
Quality
4.48
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4.56
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Jorge 18 May 2024
La Plata

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Travelled alone - May 2024
Eramos solo 4 personas y cuando otros cancelaron, María lo hizo con muchas ganas y hasta se permitió hablar de cosas que le hemos preguntado haciendo del tour algo mucho más personalizado.
Marisol 17 May 2024
A Coruña

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Travelled in group - May 2024
La profesionalidad y las explicaciones de María q hizo q esta ciudad nos sorprendiera tanto
JOSE IGNACIO 04 May 2024
Torrejón de Ardoz

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Travelled in couple - May 2024
Merece la pena descubrir la ciudad de la Mano de Pelayo.
Ana María 26 May 2023
Málaga

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Travelled in group - May 2023
Después de 20 minutos esperando nadie se presentó ni me avisaron de cancelación
José 22 Apr 2023
Bilbao

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Travelled in couple - Apr 2023
Muy buena explicación y la visita se me hizo muy amena.
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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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