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$87.91 Day Trips & Excursions

Madrid to Segovia Full-Day Private Day Trip with Guide Option

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Cathedral of Segovia, Segovia, Province of Segovia, Castile and Leonfondly known as the ‘lady of cathedrals’Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Acueduct of Segovia, Segovia, Province of Segovia, Castile and LeonIt is one of the best-preserved elevated Roman aqueducts and the foremost symbol of SegoviaDuration: 30 minutesStop At: Alcazar de Segovia, Segovia, Province of Segovia, Castile and LeonIt is a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.Duration: 2 hours

$182.68 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Balloon flights over Madrid, Segovia or Toledo

You can choose your city, Segovia Madrid or Toledo. Segovia, a UNESCO World Heritage city in 1985. It is the most representative of the national territory both for its scenic flight as its peculiar interest aerology so perfect for our ballooning.The views snowfall of the main peaks of the Sierra de Guadarrama make during the winter months our flight takes an entirely different stamp. The balloon can admire both the Alcázar, the Cathedral and the Aqueduct dating from the second century after Christ. Segovia is located north of the Community of Madrid a few 80 km of the capital making it a tourist attraction of being grade. During the flight, and if the wind allows, we can go up to 2000m altitude.Toledo, historic town and declared a historical-artistic complex in 1940, UNESCO subsequently granted the title of World Heritage Site in 1986. From the air can spot the Rio Tajo passing through Toledo, El Alcazar and medieval architecture City enjoys it so important. Located south of Madrid 85km away. The height during the flight Toledo is max. 400m.Aranjuez, located south of the Community of Madrid. It is famous for its Royal Palace and its gardens prices and the cultural landscape of Aranjuez was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2001.

$122.03 Day Trips & Excursions

Madrid to Segovia Private Full-Day Trip by High-Speed Train

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Cathedral of Segovia, Segovia, Province of Segovia, Castile and LeonIt is fondly known as the ‘lady of cathedrals’ for its elegance.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Acueduct of Segovia, Segovia, Province of Segovia, Castile and LeonIt is one of the best-preserved elevated Roman aqueducts and the foremost symbol of Segovia.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Alcazar de Segovia, Segovia, Province of Segovia, Castile and LeonIt is a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.Duration: 2 hoursPass By: Estacion de Chamartin, MadridThe second major railway station in Madrid, Spain.

$31.97 Cultural & Theme Tours

San Lorenzo de El Escorial Train Tour from Madrid

King Philip II (the Spanish King who ruled from 1543 to 1551) will be waiting at Príncipe Pío station, on Platform 7, to welcome passengers to the historical Train that bears his name. For 55 minutes, we will enjoy the pleasant journey to El Escorial station, at the feet of the Sierra de Guadarrama mountains. During this journey, we will discover the way people travelled by train in the 40s and get the chance to admire the powerful Diesel ALCO (American Locomotive Company) engine. Once we arrive in El Escorial, buses will be waiting to take us from the train station to the town centre of San Lorenzo de El Escorial (a 5-minute ride), where we will be offered a free drink. Shortly after, we will start our guided tour of the Monastery of El Escorial (Declared World Heritage by UNESCO) and the town that surrounds it. This way, we will learn all about how people lived in those times in which Spain was called the Empire on which the sun never sets. The tour takes about 2 hours. At the end of the tour, you can eat at one of the restaurants that offer us special discounts. Then you will have free time to appreciate the wonderful setting of San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Once again, the buses will take us back to the train station to catch the train back to Madrid. PROGRAMMING DEPARTURE: Madrid-Príncipe Pío train station (10: 20h.) RETURN: El Escorial train station (18:20 p.m.) Historical Train + Guided Tour of the Royal Site of San Lorenzo de El Escorial and its Monastery 09.50 Reception and entertainment at the Station Prince Pio (track 7) 10.10 Closing of boarding 10.20 Departure from the Felipe II train to El Escorial (50 min) 11.15 Transfer by bus to the center of San Lorenzo (Bus station)* 11.25 Guided visit to the historical complex of San Lorenzo de Escorial (45 min) 12.10 Guided visit to the Royal Monastery of El Escorial (1h 30 min) 14.10 End of guided tour. Start of free time 15.50 MEETING POINT at the Station Buses of San Lorenzo. Docks 19-21 ** till 2018 March 23rd or 17.55 MEETING POINT at the Station Buses of San Lorenzo. Docks 19-21 ** Since 2018 March 24rd Remind travelers who have a free drink at the Exit Restaurant of San Lorenzo (coffee, water, soft drink or beer) (**) If you wish, you can go to the El Escorial train station walking through of the Gardens of the Casita del Principe (20 ')

$135.43 Outdoor Activities

Snowshoe Hiking in Madrid - Private (1-2 pax)

Why not enjoy Madrid in a different way and take half a day in the beautiful Sierra de Guadarrama You can be picked-up by your guide at the hotel and then you’ll go to Sierra de Guadarrama only one hour away from the city. Your guide will take you on a route that for certain will impress you as you discover la Sierra during winter time. From the experienced hikers to the rookie ones there are a bunch of trails to choose from. It is easy to learn how to walk in the snow. You don’t need to do anything else than strap on your snowshoes to start straight away! Enjoy the amazing scenery and the silence of the white mountains. It will be an experience of a lifetime. It's recommended you bring: Cap, Food (energy bar, banana, nuts), Sunglasses, Sunscreen Lotion, Hiking Shoes, Water/Drinks, Wind Proof Jacket. No previous experience with hiking is required. However, hikers should be in sufficient physical conditions for an activity of these characteristics. Joining is at own risk. You will for sure be impressed with this unique part of Madrid!

$129.59 Outdoor Activities

Snowshoe Hiking in Madrid - Small Group

Why not enjoy Madrid in a different way and take half a day in the beautiful Sierra de GuadarramaYou can be picked-up by your guide at the hotel and then you’ll go to Sierra de Guadarrama only one hour away from the city.Your guide will take you on a route that for certain will impress you as you discover la Sierra during winter time. From the experienced hikers to the rookie ones there are a bunch of trails to choose from.It is easy to learn how to walk in the snow. You don’t need to do anything else than strap on your snowshoes to start straight away! Enjoy the amazing scenery and the silence of the white mountains. It will be an experience of a lifetime.It's recommended you bring: Cap, Food (energy bar, banana, nuts), Sunglasses, Sunscreen Lotion, Hiking Shoes, Water/Drinks, Wind Proof Jacket. No previous experience with hiking is required. However, hikers should be in sufficient physical conditions for an activity of these characteristics. Joining is at own risk.You will for sure be impressed with this unique part of Madrid!

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