Visit Segovia - Best of Segovia

A UNESCO World Heritage City, Segovia is one of Spain’s most famous historic cities. Just half an hour’s drive from Madrid, Segovia is located in the Castilla and León region. A representative of the city, as seen in every Segovia tourist guide, is the Aqueduct. Running through the city streets, the Aqueduct of Segovia is a World Heritage site.

Such a fairytale like city, while exploring it on foot, you would expect horse ridden carriages carrying kings and queens around the area! Infact, it is rumoured that the Alacazar of Segovia was the inspiration behind Cinderella’s Castle in Disneyland! Do include this magnificent fortress in your Segovia travel itinerary. The city has managed to perfectly blend its old world charm with contemporary lifestyle.

With its unique monuments, fortresses, cathedrals along with stately homes, picturesque neighbourhoods and pedestrian friendly roads, a trip to Segovia appears on almost every wanderlust stricken person’s wishlist.

Segovia Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Segovia tips for your visit

  • Invest in good sturdy shoes and explore the city on foot.
  • Nice pottery and jewellery made by local artisans in available at many of the souvenir stores. Buy some for yourself and for family and friends back home.  

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Facts and Stats for Segovia*

  • Pollution Statistics in Segovia

    Know the pollution level of Segovia before you plan your visit.

    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
  • Living in Segovia - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 88.77 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 5.17 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Segovia

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Segovia

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.48 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 23.4 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 70.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 64.34 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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