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Segovia

Spain

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Quick Guide

  • Spanish
  • Euro
  • 2 hrs
  • +1 hr

Located very close to Madrid, Segovia is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that was constructed by the Romans. Today, this fascinating city has around 40,000 residents and is known for its beauty. The viaduct is a top sightseeing spot that stands 28 meters above the ground and offers a panoramic view over the whole region. Don’t miss the Segovia Cathedral that was built in Gothic architecture and the bell tower is almost 100 meters high. Overlooking the city, the awesome castle is a fascinating building that was even featured in a film by Orson Welles.

Perfect for a day trip from Madrid, Segovia offers several accommodation options for visitors who want to spend the night here. From luxury Hotels Parador de Sagovia and Hotel Candido to private accommodations, that are surely a more budget friendly option. Right under the Segovia Aqueduct visitors can find a couple of restaurants that serve traditional Spanish dishes. The roasted lamb and judiones de la granja are recommended by many visitors who have visited Segovia.

Segovia Key Facts

  • Spanish
  • Euro
  • 2 hrs
  • +1 hr

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Nearest Airports

  • Madrid Airport (MAD) - 53 miles
  • Matacan Airport (SLM) - 53 miles
  • Valladolid Airport (VLL) - 69 miles