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Private Day Trip to Segovia from Madrid Including La Granja
"Once your guide and chauffeur pick you up from your accommodation or place of choice you will head off to Segovia located approx. 90 km from Madrid. You can also reach Segovia with fast train with your private official tour guide.    Its most emblematic site is the Roman aqueduct which is one the world’s most perfect Roman engineering works however you will be able to construct your tour as you wish see the below highlights that you can include: The Cathedral (built in 1558) Alcazar of Segovia
From EUR105.00
 
Ballon Ride over Segovia Castle
"You can choose to do your own trip to and from Segovia or book our transfer service from central Madrid. If you decide to include transport leave your Madrid hotel by vehicles and travel to the launch pad in style. Alternatively make your own way to the Segovia Balloon launch site very close to the center of town. On arrival meet all the team and enjoy the preparations to inflate the balloon. After listening to a safety briefing step inside your balloon’s basket and take to the skies with your pilot. Each basket holds a maximum of 8 people and there’s plenty of room for you to sightsee comfortably as you soar up and away.Have your camera ready to capture bird’s-eye views the breathtaking medieval Castle called The Alcázar
From EUR145.00
 
Segovia Balloon Ride
"Fly with the company that love what they do and get personal attention from pilots and crew. The launch field is easily accessible as it is at the Road from Segovia to Avila.Start your flight from the viewpoint of the Gothic Cathedral or the Alcazar in order to avoid thermal currents. The tour will take around 3.5 hours that will include: Pilots with more than 1000 flight hours balloon inflation safety briefing the flight (1 hour approximately) and a photo report. You will have breakfast where you will have a toast with cava after landing eggs and bacon or toast with jam breakfast at a local restaurant and be taken back to the launch field in 4x4 vehicles."
From EUR150.00

More Things to Do in Palencia

Roman House

The Villa Romana in Quintanilla de la Cueza is about 40 kms.Nordwest of Palencia.It was a kind of manor built in Third Century and whose wreckage was discovered in 1970. The best are the well...
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Sep 23, 2006

Autilla Viewpoint

Autilla is situated about 9 kms.far away from Palencia taking the N-611 road towards Villalon,and then taking the road towards Villamartín where there is another road which comes to the top of the...
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Sep 03, 2006

Diputación

The Diputación is a palace build in 1914 by a local architect,Jerónimo Arroyo.Just entering in look up the ceiling:there is a large painting showing the women of Palencia fighting against the English...
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Aug 21, 2006

Frómista

Frómista is a village 40 kms.away from Palencia on the way to Santander.San Martin church is one of most significant monuments of the whole spanish Romanesque.It can be classified as an archetype of...
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Aug 18, 2006

Cristo del Otero

It is a huge concrete sculpture builded in 1931 on the top of a conical hill (otero).With 30 meter high is the second tallest sculpture of Christ in the world,after the one of Corcovado in Rio de...
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Aug 15, 2006

The Cathedral

The Cathedral of Palencia is here called "The Beautiful Unknown One",because not many tourists come to this town.I can see it from my window and as a curiosity I counted more than 200 storks on its...
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Aug 01, 2006
 
 
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Palencia Mave -Santa María

En el pueblo de Mave está el conjunto de iglesia y hospedería de Mave La iglesia es una de las grandes joyas del románico español con clara influencia francesa que se terminó en 1208 . Fue un...
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Jun 08, 2006

Palencia - San Pedro de Moarves 2

No podemos olvidar el pórtico con sus talla s humanas que representan los oficios :músico , sansón ...We can not forget the Portico with the human carvings that represent the trades :musicians ,...
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Jun 07, 2006

Palencia - San Pedro de Moarves

Este pequeño pueblo posee una iglesia parroquial románica con uno de los más delicados apostolados del románico presidido por un Pantocrátor sobre la portada con capiteles profusamente tallados de...
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Jun 07, 2006

Palencia - Santa Eufemia de Cozuelos

Una familia lleva más de 5 generaciones cuidando y mimando esta iglesia y es un placer cuando uno de ellos te explica la historia , las anécdotas y todos los detalles de la iglesia para que por un...
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Jun 07, 2006

Palencia - San Andrés del Arroyo

Es un convento de madres de clausura que por algún extraño motivo no permiten hacer fotografías Tiene un claustro mezcla de románico y gótico que es muy interesanteIt is a convent of nuns that for...
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Jun 07, 2006

Palencia-Villalcázar de Sirga

En el Camino de Santiago está este pueblo que tiene una iglesia monumental , la de Santa María la Blanca que perteneció a los templariosEs un templo de transición entre románico y gótico También se la...
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Jun 07, 2006

Carrión de los Condes-Monasterio San Zoilo

Es un convento regido actualmente por los padres benedictinos , que tiene un claustro gótico con medallones renacentistasTambién se puede visitar la iglesia donde se encuentran las tumbas de los...
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Jun 07, 2006

Carrión de los Condes- Iglesia de Santiago

Carrión de los Condes es una de las más ilustres villas palentinas que ya se menciona en el poema del Cid y ha sido sede de varios concilios Por aquí pasa el Camino de Santiago y al atardecer es...
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Jun 07, 2006

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