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Address: Segovia, Spain
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This was the best part of Spain we saw during the month of our stay. I was so happy when I found out that Segovia was a 30 minute train ride away from Madrid. Once we arrived at... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Tampa, Florida

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Tampa, Florida
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626 reviews
274 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 470 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was the best part of Spain we saw during the month of our stay. I was so happy when I found out that Segovia was a 30 minute train ride away from Madrid. Once we arrived at Segovia Train Station we took a taxi for about 11 euros to Alcazar de Segovia, where we began our tour of Old... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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65 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most tourists take the same busy streets...why? Segovia's hundreds of small alleys have so much to offer!

Thank MarlijnFranken
Maldon, United Kingdom
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283 reviews
266 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will travel through the city to get to all the main sites so enjoy the sights, the streets and the people flowing through them

Thank Paul A
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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226 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This walled Old City is great. We loved strolling the streets, doing a little shopping, sitting at an outdoor cafe on the plaza, exploring the buildings - my only complaint was too little time. The streets are hilly but not overly so which makes it easy even for a woman of my advanced age!

Thank Sharon K
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266 reviews
195 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Segovia is beautiful and we only planned an evening and the next full day there. Honestly, plan for more than 24 hours in this city. It is beautiful. I would have enjoyed getting up early to capture my pictures around the major attractions before all of the tourists were out.

Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely city, lots of history, and very nice to just walk around, relax have a few coffees and visit a few cathedrals, especially nice on a sunny day

Thank Andrewwong91
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335 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This old city is really in beautiful shape and is a joy to visit. Not too large, it is quaint, friendly and walkable. Not overly hilly, which makes it a great place for all kinds of people to visit.

Thank Karen E
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 584 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

A great place to explore - lots of magnificent buildings and beautiful little streets. Go onto the town walls to the south of the city (you need an access code from the tourist office) - Great views

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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279 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

There's very little of that history left after 600 years, but Segovia - and Spain, are trying to preserve the remains. Stroll the streets, see where the ancient synagogues and purveyors were, see the museums.

Thank David Z
Malacca, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Segovia is definitely a beautiful and charming place. For those who will be visiting Madrid, spare a day to do a day trip to Segovia. You will not regret. It is only an hour from Madrid. We took bus instead of train to Segovia from Madrid. If you take train, the stop is out of town and you need to... More 

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