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Free tour

Live the experience of traveling to the past in Ávila

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
Guru: Ismael
Quality Verified Registered on July 01, 2024

I am a young man from Avila in love with my land and I am passionate about sharing cultural heritage with people. I am a Doctor in Art History and professor of Art History at the University of Salamanca, a job that I combine with my activity as a tour guide. I will be happy to share with you your experience of getting to know the wonderful province of Ávila and its corners.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

The tour is an experience to have fun while you discover and get to know Ávila as a unique city. We take a visit to its most incredible places, telling secrets and seeing unknown details that make you touch History with your hands and feel art, history and culture in a different way. We will begin our visit next to the main attraction of the city: the wall. From there we will take a trip back in time passing by the cathedral, the Plaza del Mercado Grande and the Plaza del Mercado Chico, the Basilica of San Vicente, the Paseo del Rastro, as well as convents, churches, palaces and alleys that bring us closer to the city. hand to medieval legends and stories. We finish the tour at Puerta del Carmen, with one of the most incredible panoramic views of the city. What do you think of the plan?

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Pl. de San Vicente, 44, 05001 Ávila, ...
    Pl. de San Vicente, 44, 05001 Ávila, Spain
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    I'll wait for you at the indicated location with a white umbrella. The meeting point is easily identified because it is the beginning of a garden next to the wall.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Calle de San Segundo
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Basílica de San Vicente
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Plaza de la Catedral
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Plaza de Santa Teresa de Jesus
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Paseo del Rastro
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Lienzo norte de la Muralla de Ávila

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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4.91
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Quality
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4.91
Aurora 18 Jul 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
Ha sido un tour por Ávila muy agradable por la forma de exponer los temas (tono y hablar sosegado que parece haber desaparecido) por la calidad técnica de su exposición no dejando ninguna pregunta sin respuesta, comentando tradiciones orales de los mayores, etc. Por último, se agradeció su andar tranquilo que, sin darte cuenta, recorrías la ciudad.
Dolores 17 Jul 2024
Barcelona

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Travelled in family - Jul 2024
Nos ha encantado la manera de explicar y de vivir la historia de Ismael. 100% recomendable.
ANNA 16 Jul 2024
Terrassa

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
Una experiencia genial. Transmite lo mucho que ama la historia del arte y su trabajo. Definitivamente: de 10!
Luisa 16 Jul 2024
Valencia

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
Hemos hecho el free tour en Avila con Ismael y ha hecho que pasáramos una mañana estupenda. Es un gran profesional conocedor a fondo de la historia de Avila. Fue un placer recorrer en su compañía los intramuros de la ciudad disfrutando de sus conocimientos. Sin duda una experiencia muy recomendable!!!
Vanessa 14 Jul 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
Sin lugar a dudas superó nuestras expectativas. Ismael es un gran profesional y sabe transmitir todo con mucho entusiasmo y hace que disfrutes del tour como si estuvieras viviendo en la época donde se dieron lugar los hechos. Chapó
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 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.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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