Things to see and do - Segovia
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Segovia Travel guide
Segovia : Michelin's recommendations
Situated at an altitude of 1 000m, the walls of Segovia cling to a rocky spur overlooking the arid Castilian plain. For over 1 800 years, its spectacular Roman aqueduct has linked the commercial lower town with the historic upper town. The latter is criss-crossed by a maze of narrow streets, radiating out from the bustling Plaza Mayor, and is home to many delightful buildings such as the Alcázar, an architectural gem, and the magnificent cathedral, built in the reign of Charles V.
Tourist attractions Segovia : Things to see and do
Segovia has its water delivered by a famous aqueduct which was built at the time of the Emperor Trajan. The Romans built it to bring water from the river Acebeda in the Fuenfria Sierra to the highest part of the town. It is 728m long and 28m high and..
plaza de la Universidad
Made from attractive golden stone, it has a high tower, and a staged chevet that gives it a certain graceful air. It was built under the reign of Charles V and remains an example of the survival of the Gothic style. The interior is light and elegant ..
pl. del Alcazar
The alcázar dominates the valley at the far end of the town. Many of its rooms have preserved their magnificent ceilings, weapons, paintings and furniture from the medieval era. From the terrace, enjoy a fine panorama of the lush Eresma valley; the v..
José Canalejas, 5 E - 40001 Segovia
Located in central Segovia, this restored 13th-century palace offers air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TV. Facing San Martín Church, it is just 250 metres from Segovia Cathedral and Plaza Mayor Square. Rooms at Hotel Condes de Ca..
Padre Claret,10 E - 40001 Segovia
Prix Prices from : 50 €
In the centre of Segovia, just 100 metres from the city’s famous Roman aqueduct, Hotel Acueducto offers air-conditioned rooms with wonderful views. It has free Wi-Fi and a rooftop terrace. All of the rooms in Hotel Acueducto have a fridge and TVs. A..
Plaza San Facundo, 4 E - 40001 Segovia
This renovated, 16th-century palace boasts a privileged position between Segovia’s Cathedral and historic aqueduct. The central setting of the Palacio San Facundo makes it ideal for exploring this ancient, monumental city on foot. Each room features..
pl. Azoguejo 5 E - 40001 Segovia
Truly a monument to regional cuisine. Its history and tradition date back to the 15C house that has been converted into a typical Segovian period inn. Charming Castillian-rustic setting.
Cronista Lecea 11 E - 40001 Segovia
Various dining rooms decorated in typical Castilian style where you can choose from a menu of regional specialities or some surprisingly modern dishes. The owner also has a large wine cellar featuring Ribero del Duero appellation wines.
pl. Mayor 12 E - 40001 Segovia
Santa Engracia 6 E - 40001 Segovia
Connected to the Duque restaurant but with a separate entrance. Enjoy an extensive menu of tapas and raciones amid a typical decor that includes an old roasting oven.
pl. Capuchinos E - 40001 Segovia
A surprising location for this restaurant occupying the former Convento de las Oblatas church, which nowadays boasts a somewhat more contemporary look. Traditionally based cuisine with an innovative touch.
Cervantes 12 E - 40001 Segovia
A classic address open since 1895. Duque boasts a bar and several dining rooms on different floors, all decorated with numerous awards and press cuttings. Regionally inspired à la carte offerings, as well as two set menus.