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Free Tour historic center of Zaragoza, its secrets and monuments.

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
Guru: Félix
Quality Verified Registered on January 19, 2022

Hi, I'm Félix, graduated in Art History from the University of Zaragoza. I've walked the city since my childhood, so I know every nook and cranny. Some time ago I began to make tours of its historic center, in which I combine my knowledge of the city with the artistic knowledge resulting from my studies, which makes them enjoyable and interesting.

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Tour description

🟢 If you are interested in getting to know the city through the point of view of a Zaragozan, this is your tour. Not only will I show you the most emblematic monuments with all their stories and anecdotes, but I will also introduce you to the main leisure areas and the best options for tapas, eating or having a few drinks. Zaragoza is a historic city full of monuments, but it is also a city full of life.
♦️The tour will start in front of the Central Market, next to the statue of César Augusto , our founder. Right there we can see the remains of the Roman walls and learn a little about what ancient Caesaraugusta was like. From there we will visit:

1 . Central Market . Magnificent building that hides a dark history.
2. Torreón de la Zuda and San Juan de los Panetes (our particular tower of Pisa).
3. The magnificent fountain of Hispanidad that gives access to the Plaza del Pilar.
4. Cathedral-Basilica of the Virgen del Pilar , which we will access. We will know all its secrets from Goya's paintings to the Civil War bombs that are preserved in it.
5. Monument to Goya and La Lonja . Tribute to our most universal painter and admire the only completely Renaissance building.
6 . La Seo del Salvador and Arco del Deán. History of the first cathedral in the city and its historical rivalry with El Pilar. We will get to know the beautiful Mudejar art that is developed there and that has been a World Heritage Site since 2001.
7. Views of the Magdalena tower , one of the most beautiful Mudejar towers in Aragon.
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Roman theater of Cesaraugusta.
9. The tube . Area par excellence for vermouth and tapas.
10 . Alfonso Street . Get to know the stately street of Zaragoza.
11 . San Felipe Square . In it there are three essential buildings, two that are and one that is no longer. We will learn about the history of the Torre Nueva and admire the façade of the church of San Felipe . We will also see the sculpture of the Aragonese genius Pablo Gargallo , in whose square his museum is located.
12. Temple Street . Main area of pubs and cocktail bars in the city
13. Justice Square . We will learn about the history of Juan de Lanuza and marvel at the exceptional façade of the church of Santa Isabel de Portugal.

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Av. de César Augusto, s/n, 50003 Zara...
    Av. de César Augusto, s/n, 50003 Zaragoza, Spain
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    Outside visit
    Roman walls of Zaragoza

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).

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Victoria 23 Feb 2024

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Travelled in family - Feb 2024
Gracias Félix porque has sido ameno y profesional
RAQUEL 14 Feb 2024
Fageca

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Travelled in group - Feb 2024
Con Félix, hemos conocido muchas cosas de la ciudad, sus explicaciones han sido muy amenas e interesantes, se le notaba que tiene conocimiento de la historia de Zaragoza
Daniel 10 Dec 2023
Salamanca

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Travelled in group - Dec 2023
Gran recorrido con Félix, hemos aprendido mucho de Zaragoza a su lado y se merece las 5 estrellas por todo, especialmente por sus esfuerzos en una Plaza del Pilar abarrotada.
Geraldine 08 Dec 2023

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Travelled in group - Dec 2023
Me gustó mucho la manera de explicar de Félix, sentí que hablaba con mucho amor. Ha sido una excursión muy amena, acogedora y nos ha encantado aprender junto a él.
Lorenzo 08 Dec 2023
Barcelona

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Travelled in family - Dec 2023
Nos ha encantado. Félix nos lo ha explicado todo de maravilla. Merece mucho la pena
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Accepts reservations up to 8 people.
Pets
Not suitable for pets.

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Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
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Free cancellation
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