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Madrid To Toledo Day Tour

8 hours

Day trip to Toledo - the ancient ‘city of three cultures’

Fairytale turrets, El Greco art and a feast at Mercado San Agustin.

  • From 136.40 USD pp (based on 8 adults)

  • Private & 100% personalized tour

  • 8 hours

  • Walking Tour

  • Hosted in English (On request: Arabic, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish)

You’ll join one of our local Madrid hosts and go back in time 2000 years in our time machine… oh wait sorry, false alarm, you’ll just take the train. You’ll visit the ancient city of Toledo, which is so historic it feels a lot like going back in time.

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this enchanting enclave was once known as the ‘City of Three Cultures’ thanks to the Christian, Arab and Jewish communities who all lived here, and you can still experience the city’s rich cultural tapestry today.

Wander winding cobbled streets punctuated by whimsical turrets, medieval architecture and El Greco art and feel like you’re in your very own fairytale. Visit the old Jewish Quarter and the El Transito Synagogue and Museum and see the old city walls and the 9th century Puerta de Bisagra, the imposing stone gate which once guarded the entrance to the city when it was under Moorish rule.

When lunch calls, as we find it always does, head to the Mercado San Agustin, a five-story market of gastronomic bliss where you can feast on tapas, indulge at a restaurant or nibble on regional produce as you wander. Delicious, you won’t want to leave.

    • Take the train with your host who will organize tickets from Madrid to Toledo - no one likes figuring out train timetables whilst on holiday
    • Explore this historic fairytale city which is nearly 2000 years old and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site
    • Discover its most iconic landmarks like the gothic Cathedral, the El Transito Synagogue, and the 9th-century Moorish city walls
    • Wander through its historic streets, soaking up its history and charm
    • Enjoy an authentic tapas lunch at a traditional eatery recommended by your host or visit the incredible Mercado San Agustin where you can sample delicious regional produce and local wines, maybe buying some treats to take back to Madrid (one for the
    • This experience will be personalized to you!
    • What’s included
    • 100% Private and personalized experience
    • 8 hours with a host who knows the area inside out
    • 3-4 tastings of local specialty tapas (yum!)
    • A glass of wine or soft drink and coffee
    • Train transport to and from Toledo
    • Walking experience (other transport can be arranged at an additional cost)
    • What’s not included
    • Additional food and drink
    • Additional transport costs
    • Gratuities
  • Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

  • Cancel 14 days before the experience for a full refund

    COVID-19 Flexible Policy: you can cancel for free up to a day before the experience and receive a full refund.

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