Toledo Half-Day Tour from Madrid

Visit the imperial city of Toledo, one of the oldest cities in Europe and home to the famous El Greco's artworks, on this half-day tour from Madrid! View the Church of St. Tome, the Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes and more.

Highlights:

Travel to the imperial city of Toledo, one of the oldest cities in Europe

Take a panoramic tour of Toledo

Admire the works of El Greco, including his masterpiece "El Entierro del senor de Orgaz"

View the outside of the Gothic Cathedral

See Santa Maria la Blanca

Visit the Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes

Learn about the famous technique of Damasquinado

Visit the imperial city of Toledo, one of the oldest cities in Europe and home to the famous El Greco's artworks, on this half-day tour from Madrid! View the Church of St. Tome, the Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes and more.

Located just 70 km away from Madrid, Toledo is famous as the city of the three cultures – Christians, Muslims and Jews – as they have lived together in this imperial city for generations.

Let our expert guide take you on a panoramic tour of Toledo. View Spanish architecture inspired by Arab, Gothic, Mudejar, Renaissance and Baroque styles. See the outside of the Gothic Cathedral, dating from the thirteenth century.

View El Greco's masterpiece "El Entierro del senor de Orgaz" (The Burial of the Count of Orgaz) at the Church of St. Tome. Journey to Santa Maria la Blanca, the oldest synagogue building in Europe still standing. Next, see the Museum of Victorio Macho in the very centre of the Jewish quarter.

See the Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, a historic monastery in Toledo, Spain, founded by King Ferdinand II of Aragon and Queen Isabella I of Castile to commemorate their victory at the Battle of Toro over the army of Afonso V of Portugal.

Also, learn about the famous technique of Damasquinado, the encrusting of precious metals into steel, before returning to Madrid.