13 places to see on your excursion to Segovia and its province


The Alcazar from the monastery of El Parral in Segovia

One of the excursions from Madrid most recommended is undoubtedly Segovia. next to Toledo and the El Escorial monastery.

In this small town you find a historical Center that by its configuration will remind you of its medieval origin.

And in your visit you can visit important monuments such as Alcazar wave Cathedral, and also see its spectacular Aqueduct, reminiscent of the passage of the Romans through this area.

In the surroundings of Segovia You can also enjoy very interesting visits, such as The Farm of San Idelfonsowith his Royal Palace, or the Riofrio's Palace.

And in the province you have towns of great beauty, which each of them justifies the excursion, as Pedraza, Sepulveda or Coke, among others.

If you prefer to start your city tour accompanied by a guide in Spanish on a two-hour itinerary through the historic center, here you have information about the guided tours of Segovia.

If instead you want to know the city on your own, then you have a list of articles that will guide you onwhat to see in Segovia and its surroundings.

Sepulveda Castle in Segovia

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Sites to see in Segovia

Basic tips for your Segovia visit

1.- Segovia Aqueduct

The aqueduct is one of the charismatic images of the city of Segovia and one of the most important vestiges of the presence of the Romans in the Iberian Peninsula.

Historical curiosities of the Roman Aqueduct of Segovia

Photo gallery of the Roman Aqueduct of Segovia

Towers with slate roof in the Alcazar of Segovia

2.- Alcazar of Segovia

Another of the great monuments of Segovia is the Alcazar, a castle whose origins date back to medieval times

The best thing to see in the visit of the Alcazar of Segovia

Gate inside the cathedral of Segovia

3.- Segovia Cathedral

Known as the Lady of the cathedrals, the one of Segovia is the last one of gothic style that was built in Spain

This is the visit of the Cathedral of Segovia

4.- Parral Monastery

The Parral Monastery is a monastic building from the mid-fifteenth century, which you can visit on the banks of the river Eresma, on the outskirts of Segovia, and which is run by the order of the Jeronimos

Parral Monastery in Segovia

This is the church of the Parral Monastery in Segovia

These are the guided tours of the Monastery Santa María del Parral in Segovia

Photo gallery of the Parral Monastery in Segovia

St. Martin's Square in the historic center of Segovia

5.- St. Martin's Square and Church

On your excursion to Segovia you can visit other interesting places both in the historic center and in the surrounding area.

San Martin square and church in the historic center of Segovia

6.- Church of Vera Cruz

This is the church of Vera Cruz in Segovia

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Other topics of interest to visit Segovia

Tours and guided tours of the historic center of Segovia

Where to park the car on your visit to Segovia

How to get to Segovia from Madrid: AVE train or bus

Piglet Week in Segovia

Fuente Baños de Diana in the Jardines de la Granja in Segovia

Places to see in the province of Segovia

1.- The Farm of San Ildefonso

The Royal Palace of La Granja de San Ildefonso, at the foot of the Sierra de Guadarrama, on the northern slope of Segovia, is one of the most prominent places to visit in the province of Segovia.

There you will be able to see its beautiful monumental fountains in operation, one of the great centers of attraction for visitors in the spring and summer seasons.

Gardens and Fountains of the Royal Palace of La Granja in Segovia

Tips to visit and see in operation the Fuentes de La Granja in Segovia

Hours of operation of the sources of La Granja in Segovia

Photo Gallery of the sources of the Royal Palace of the Farm in Segovia

Programming the summer festivals Magic Nights at La Granja

Pedraza Corner in Segovia

2.- Pedraza

In the province of Segovia you can visit several charming villages, heritage corners and beautiful nature sites

This is Pedraza's visit in Segovia

3.- Sepulveda

This is Sepulveda's visit in Segovia

4.- Hoces del Duratón

Hermitage of San Frutos in Hoces del Duratón

5.- Monastery Santa María la Real de Nieva

Cloister of the monastery of Santa María Real de Nieva

6.- Gothic church of Paradinas

Gothic church of Paradinas in Segovia

7.- Hayedo de la Pedrosa

Beech Forest of La Pedrosa in Riaza

Gothic capitals in the cloister of Santa María Real de Nieva