UNESCO declared the “land of songs and saints” a World Heritage Site to preserve its wall and its old town. The visit starts from the Visitor Reception Center, from where we continue to the neighboring Basilica of San Vicente. We already entered the walled perimeter through the Puerta del Peso de la Harina: numerous Renaissance palaces, the Cathedral, the Church of San Juan, the Birthplace of Santa Teresa, etc. await us.
Duration: Half Day
The visit can be complemented to a Full Day visiting other places of interest in the afternoon: Walks along the wall from the Puerta del Alcázar, Royal Monastery of Santo Tomás, Romanesque churches such as San Andrés or San Martín, Polentinos Palace, …
Route centered on the figure of Santa Teresa de Ávila and in which we can discover the places in Ávila linked to this historical character.
In the morning visit of the Monastery of the Incarnation and the Convent of San José (Las Madres).
In the afternoon visit of the Birthplace of Santa Teresa de Jesús, Church of San Juan Bautista and the Church of San Vicente.
Duration: Full day
In the morning we will visit the old town of Arévalo, city of Mudejar art: Castle, Casa de los Sexmos, Church of Santa Mª la Mayor, Church of San Martín, Plaza Real, Arco de Alcocer and Plaza del Arrabal.
In the afternoon we will go to Madrigal de las Altas Torres, birthplace of Queen Isabel la Católica to visit the Monastery of Nuestra Señora de Gracia, the former palace of Juan II, its walls and the Church of San Nicolás de Bari.
Duration: Full Day.
Visit of the town of the 7 towers. During the tour you will visit the Castle, the Casa de los Sexmos, the Churches of Santa María la Mayor and San Martín, Plaza de la Villa, Plaza Real, Arco de Alcocer, Plaza del Arrabal and Church of Santo Domingo.
There is the possibility of visiting inside, prior reservation, the churches of San Juan, Santa María, San Miguel and San Salvador.
Duration: Half Day