Segovia Tourism

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.

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.  

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Segovia

  • Save 7% Hot Air Balloon Ride over Segovia
    Hot Air Balloon Ride over Segovia1 Reviews

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    Segovia, a historic city north of Madrid, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its gorgeous architecture and rich legacy its ...

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  • Save 7% Hot-Air Balloon Ride over Segovia with Optional Transport from Madrid
    Hot-Air Balloon Ride over Segovia with Optional Transport from MadridNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    See the sun rise around you on an exciting hot-air balloon ride over one of Spains gorgeous medieval cities: Segovia! Take to...

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  • Save 7% Segovia Balloon Ride
    Segovia Balloon RideNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    Enjoy a balloon ride over the beautiful Segovia, a UNESCO heritage site. This balloon ride offers you an unique view from the...

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  • Save 7% Private Walking Tour of Segovia
    Private Walking Tour of SegoviaNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 3 Hrs

    Enjoy with your private official tour guide a complete and exhaustive visit of Segovia. See attractions like its roman aquedu...

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

    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • 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.

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.21 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.99 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 22.84 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 68.52 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 59.01 USD

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

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