The best of the excursions from Madrid to these two heritage cities were key to forging the Kindom of Castile and Spain. Take advantage to visit Segovia and Ávila and meet world icons such as the Aqueduct of Segovia and the Walls of Ávila.
From Madrid to Segovia under the majestic Aqueduct of Segovia, a Prodigy of Roman engineering and the icon that represents the beautiful city World Heritage. From the Aqueduct you will be able to visit the medieval Calle Real, to enjoy the views in the viewpoint of Canaleja, to continue to the Plaza Mayor and the spectacular Cathedral and from there to the Alcazar of Segovia, that was fortified residence of the Kings of Spain, a magnificent and unique castle whose appearance will remind you of a Disney fairytale palace.
Ávila owns the best preserved urban walled enclosure in the world. During the tour of Ávila, you will feel that you return to the medieval era. In addition to touring the impressive medieval wall, you can admire the splendid cathedral, the romantic Basilica of St. Vicent, the small Market Square and the Baroque convent- church of Santa Teresa among other places of interest. And as you walk at your own pace do not forget to taste the exquisite yolks of Ávila.