Product Code : MATOFD
While visiting Madrid, you can take a day tour to Toledo, which was the ancient capital of Spain, which boasts of 2,500 years of glorious history. The sand-colored stone town perched on a rocky hill is one of Spain’s largest historic centers and a listed UNESCO World Heritage site with over 100 landmarks like churches, synagogues, mosques and fortresses.
On the Toledo guided tour, you will get the opportunity to witness a unique symphony of Arabian, Gothic, Mudejar, Renaissance and Baroque architectural styles. Toledo is called the City of the Three Cultures because three religions of Christianity, Islam and Judaism existed in harmony here.
The town is also well-known as the home of the 16th-century great Spanish painter, El Greco and you will see many of his masterpieces during your trip. The Toledo guided city tour will take you on a trail to explore all the landmarks of the town, including the famous Cathedral of Toledo, Church of St. Tomé; Synagogue of Santa Maria la Blanca; the Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes and the Mosque of El Cristo de la Luz.
Toledo is also known for its ancient sword-making craft. It is said that Hannibal chose these swords for his army. On this tour, you will also learn about the famous technique of damascene and the forge of steel to make swords.
- Full-day tour of the UNESCO-Heritage city of Toledo from Madrid
- Visit famous Cathedral of Toledo
- Explore the City of Three Cultures
- See El Greco masterpieces
- Learn about sword making in Toledo
- Individual radio guided system
- Entrance to church of St. Tome
- Entrance to Synagogue of Santa Maria la Blanca & Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes
- Air conditioned motor coach
- Tapas Lunch (optional)
- Food and drinks, unless specified
Know Before You Book
- Please note that the itinerary is subject to change
- Photography and filming are not permitted inside the Cathedral of Toledo and St Tome Church
- The duration of the tour includes transportation
- The duration of the tour includes the round trip to the destination
Know Before You Go
- The excursion includes several visits on foot, comfortable shoes are recommended
- Please exchange your voucher (printed/digital) at the meeting point
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