On a visit to Toledo you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Toledo. These places are what Toledo is all about. These must see places in Toledo will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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C / Catholic Kings, 17. 45002 Toledo
10:00 am - 05:30 pm
Also known as Monastery of Saint John of the kings, this historic monastery of Toledo was founded by King Ferdinand II of Aragon and Queen Isabella I of Castile in honor of the birth of their son, Prince John and also their victory over the army of Afonso V Portugal in the Battle of Toro (1476). Its construction work got finished in 1504, with sple...
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Calle de Samuel Levi , S/N, 45002 Toledo,Spain
09:00 am - 07:30 pm
It is the only synagogue, belonging to the 14th century and was built under the recommendation of Pedro I. It now houses the Museo Sefardi. True to its era, the architectural design of the synagogue reflects a mixture of artwork of Gothic, Cordoba Islamic art style and Jewish. The interior portion is decorated with Mudejar elements and inscriptions...
Erected in 1180, this synagoga was originally known as Ibn Shushan Synagogue. It is said to be the oldest synagoga of Europe that is still standing without much damage. At present, the building is owned by the Catholic Church. The unique feature of the building is its design as the building was constructed under the Christian kingdom of Castile by ...
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Plaza Zocodover, 15, 45001 Toledo, Spain
This square is located in the autonomous community of Castilla –La Manch of Toledo. The location of this square is the prime factor for making it a must visit place for most of the tourists. This is because; the square is situated right at the center of the city and has many roads connecting some of the important tourist attractions of the ol...
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Calle Cardenal Cisneros 1, 45002 Toledo, Spain
10:00 am - 06:30 pm
This Roman Catholic cathedral is also known as Catedral Primada Santa Maria de Toledo in Spanish. It is one of the 13th century old important Cathedral of Spain. The sight on which it stands now used to have Visigothic church, back in 6th century. The construction of the cathedral began in 1226 and continued till 1493. Due to such longer period in ...
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Paseo del Transito, s/n, 45002 Toledo, Spain
09:30 am - 08:00 pm
If you are fond of paintings, make sure you add the name of this museum in your itinerary list of Toledo. Opened in 1911, the museum is solely dedicated to preserve the artworks of the painter, El Greco. It is located in the Jewish Quarter of Toledo. The premise has 2 buildings, one is a 16th century house with a courtyard and another is a 20th cen...
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Plaza del Conde 4, 45002 Toledo (Castile-La Mancha)
10:00 am - 06:45 pm
It is a 14th century old church with Mudejar tower. Though the construction of the church started from 12th century but its work got completed by the early 14th century with the financial support of Lord Orgaz.
The upper two section of the church is made of brick and has windows with pointed horseshoe arches. Once you enter the church, you get to s...
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Calle Union, s/n, 45001 Toledo, Spain
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
On the highest hill of Toledo, stand Alzacar. It is one of the few historical buildings of the city. The construction of the building started in Roman period. However, during the reign of Alfonso VI and Alfonso X, the building was rebuilt and it became the first example of square fortress with towers. The last reconstruction work took place in the ...
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Ctra. Circunvalacion, s/n, Toledo, Spain
If you are visiting Toledo, not going to Mirador Del Valle will be your biggest fault. It is this valley point from where you get the best view of the city. From the Valley viewpoint, the city looks splendid with river Tagus bordering the edge, the roofs of medieval houses, churches and not to forget the Alzacar standing out from the crowd. People ...
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C / Miguel de Cervantes, 3, 45001 - Toledo (Toledo)
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
It is one of the important museums of the city preserving a quality collection that includes archeological, decorative art work and fine arts. It was founded by Cardinal Mendoza. The collections are divided into 3 major categories –
Archeology – Devoted to Roman, Visigothic, Moorish and Mudejar cultures.
Fine arts – Excellent art...
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Calle Cristo de la Luz, 22, 45002 Toledo (Castile-La Mancha)
10:00 am - 05:45 pm
It is one of the ten mosques, dated back from the year 999 and still existing and preserving some of the important collections of Islamic art. In the 12th century, it was devoted to Christianity and has a statue of Christ. However, it was later on concealed within a wall to avoid ‘ profanation’. In the interior, the space is splits into...
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Plaza Padre Juan de Mariana, 45002 Toledo,Spain
10:00 am - 06:45 pm
Also known as the Church of San Ildefonso or Church of the Jesuitas, this church was built in baroque style and was dedicated to Saint Ildefonso (the patron of the city and also the Father of the church). It is located right at the center of the historical town of the city. The construction of this church took around 100 years. Situated in between ...