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A literary walk through Segovia

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on October 13, 2020

Juan, Bachelor of English Philology, Master in Humanities and Official Tourism Guide of Castilla y León (CL / 000769). Tireless traveler, “adopted” Segovian, lover of Art History and tireless global traveler, Castilian-Leon in particular. I am fascinated by Romanesque art, Civil Architecture and Sacred Art in particular. I love showing the city in which I live. Jose Javier, from Granada, José Javier Corral I learned sign language as an educator in a specific school for the deaf. This incipient interest led me to learn LSE (Spanish Sign Language), until I got the official qualification of sign language interpreter, including International and ASL (American Sign Language, in collaboration with Gallaudet University). My passion for art and history led me to become an official tour guide, a job that I have been developing for the last 20 years. I have also signed video clips and now, thanks to Guruwalk, I am the first free tour guide in Spain in sign language

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  • 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

An opportunity, beyond the tourist one, to discover together and observe the corners, buildings and landscapes of Segovia, reading (perhaps listening?) what some writers (The Archpriest of Hita, Sta. Teresa de Jesús, San Juan de la Cruz, Miguel de Cervantes, Francisco de Quevedo, Antonio Machado and María Zambrano ) said about them.
Fleeing from the traditional tourist visit , although we visit the main monuments of Segovia, it is a pleasant and fun way to visit the city . The order that will be followed is not chronological, but that of a walk through the city with the help of universal writers, who spoke or lived in it. It is not a literature class, it is a unique opportunity (only offered in summer) to get to know the city from another point of view.
The tour starts at the Aqueduct and ends at the Puerta de Santiago (next to the Alcázar ).
We will visit :

  • The viewpoint of the Aqueduct
  • Real street
  • Jewry
  • Cathedral of Segovia
  • Canonjías neighborhood
  • Gate of Santiago

A perfect complement to our World Heritage route. Small groups, only available in summer.
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  • Meeting point:
    Pl. Azoguejo, 3D, 40001 Segovia, Spain
    Pl. Azoguejo, 3D, 40001 Segovia, Spain
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    Corner of Casa Cándido, next to the Aqueduct. RAINBOW umbrella and GREEN cap.

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).

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
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.