Category: Avila

Avila and Segovia tour from Madrid

| December 10, 2011
Avila and Segovia tour from Madrid

Soak up Spain’s sensational history on a day trip to Avila and Segovia. With the option to indulge in a gastronomic lunch, this trip is a feast for all the senses!
On your day trip from Madrid, you’ll stop at hilltop Los Cuatro Postes to admire superb panoramic views before visiting Avila’s San Vicente Basilica. Tour also includes a visit to Avila’s cathedral. Continue Reading

Avila tourist attractions

| November 10, 2011
Avila tourist attractions

Defined in proverb as “ the land of song and saint”, Avila (pop. 47,650), standing 1,131 metres above sea level, is the highest of the provincial capitals. Its carefully preserved town centre and its numerous attractive monuments are two of the reasons why this small, peaceful city was declared part of the Heritage of Mankind in 1985. Continue Reading

Trip to Avila from Madrid

| October 4, 2011
Trip to Avila from Madrid

Madrid is a city almost without equal in Europe. If you need a break from it, you can take a day trip to Avila to catch a bit of fresh air and see some amazing sites. Continue Reading