Segovia is a small and historic city, just an hour drive north of Madrid making it the perfect day trip destination.
You can explore its rich history through its remaining architecture including medieval walls, Romanesque churches, a former royal palace and most notably its Roman aqueduct. This cute city makes for a perfect day trip from Madrid or weekend getaway spot. Stroll through Segovia with our 3km Walking Travel Guide. In this Guide you will find the best things to do in Segovia, Spain in one day.
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What to do in Segovia walking map:
The best things to do in Segovia in one day:
1. Take a photo of the Aqueduct of Segovia
We start our tourist route from here. In the plaza there is a information spot where they can facilitate you a map and give you more information about the touristic spots.
The Aqueduct of Segovia is one of the most famous Roman Monuments in Europe and main landmark of Segovia. The stones of the aqueduct are not held together by mortar or cement.
➳ Fun Fact: It kept providing water to the city until the mid-1800’s.
2. Casa de los Picos
Casa de los Picos is the most famous house in Segovia. It is worth stopping to snap a photo of its interesting facade covered with granite blocks carved into pyramid shapes.
3. Iglesia de San Martín
The Iglesia de San Martín is a beautiful Romanesque structure with atriums surrounding it on three sides.
4. Plaza Mayor
5. Visit The Catedral de Segovia
6. Alcázar de Segovia
- Church of Vera Cruz: It is a Romanesque churches built in 1208 by the Knights Templar to house a fragment of the True Cross.
- Real Casa de la Moneda: The museum tells you all about the history of money, from its origins to its diverse production methods. You will also be able to view the machinery and tools used by the employees of the Spanish Royal Mint.
Fun Fact: The Alcazar de Segovia along with Neuschwanstein in Germany inspired the Walt Disney’s Sleeping Beauty castle.
7. Torre de Juan II
The Torre de Juan II has one of the most beautiful views in Seville. It is worth going every step.
8. City Wall of Segovia
9. Judería of Segovia
10. Centro Didáctico de la Judería
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