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Toledo Half-Day or Full-Day Tour from Madrid

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With a history rich in the world’s three major religions, Toledo is a must-see. Choose a morning, afternoon, or full-day tour to suit your schedule. With entrance fees included, you can spend your time exploring the city’s many UNESCO World Heritage Sites instead of waiting in ticket lines. You’ll ensure the most informative experience possible touring with a guide. Upgrade to include lunch
  • Customizable tour of Toledo from Madrid 
  • Choose between three tour options in the morning, afternoon, or all day 
  • Avoid ticket lines, leaving more time to explore Toledo’s signature sites
  • Get maximum context with a guide
  • Upgrade to include lunch and sightseeing tour of Madrid
What to Expect
Your tour begins in central Madrid, where you’ll board an air-conditioned coach. In Toledo, see the church of Santo Tomé, home to El Greco’s famous painting The Burial of Count Orgaz, explore the Museo del Greco, and enter Santa Maria la Blanca Synagogue. The morning tour visits Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes or the Convent of Santo Domingo El Antiguo (depending on the month), while the afternoon tour takes you to the Mosque of Christ of the Light (Mezquita del Cristo De La Luz). The full-day tour adds a trip to the UNESCO-listed Cathedral of Toledo, a 13th-century landmark considered one of Spain’s finest examples of Gothic architecture.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Calle de San Nicolás, 15, 28013 Madrid, Spain
Return Details
1: Plaza de Oriente, 28013 Madrid, Spain
2: Plaza de España, Madrid, Spain
  • Toledo Full Day: Entrance to Mosque of El Cristo de la Luz, entrance to Cathedral of Toledo.
  • Lunch (if option selected)
  • Air conditioned motor coach.
  • Entrance to Church of St. Tomé
  • Entrance to Synagogue of Santa María la Blanca
  • Entrance to Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes
  • Individual radioguided system
  • Entry/Admission - Santa Iglesia Catedral Primada de Toledo
  • Entry/Admission - Iglesia de Santo Tome
  • Entry/Admission - Synagogue of Saint Mary the White
  • Entry/Admission - Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes
  • Entry/Admission - Mosque of Christ of the Light
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Note that in the half day afternoon tour, the Damascened demonstration will not be done.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants aged 5 years and under are free of charge provided they do not occupy a seat
  • Please note that private tables for lunch option cannot be guaranteed
  • Please note that the visit of the Cathedral will be possible only in the Full Day Toledo only
  • Operated by a bilingual guide in Spanish and English
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Please keep in mind that the excursion includes several visits on foot, comfortable shoes are recommended.
  • The duration of the tour includes the round trip to the destination
  • St Tomé Church visitors are kindly requested to respect the instructions of the Security staff: Photography and filming are not permitted inside the exhibitions.
  • For the tour in Chinese, there will be a Chinese guide
  • Note that in the half day afternoon tour, the Damascened demonstration will not be done and from the 1st April 2020 it will not be done anymore on the morning tour.
  • Failure to show up at the established check-in time may entail losing the tour.
  • Please note that the itinerary is subject to change.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
The trip to Toledo is most memorable.. the trip guide clara was an excellent host and updated us on rich history of Toledo, the old capital of spain.
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We have travelled on a half-day tour to Toledo before and then we had a lot more time to see the city. On this tour today, we only had effictively two hours in the city which gives you basically no time. On the way to Toledo, they stopped at a souvenir shop outside of the city
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Response from Alex B, Director General at Toledo Half-Day or Full-Day Tour from Madrid
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Eli Karine N, Thank you for sharing your opinion about our Toledo half day tour. Firstly, I would like to point out that the returning time is stated to be at 14h, as we do indicate in our official points; I deeply regret you were misinformed by your agency. However, I am glad to let you know we do offer a Toledo full day tour, which may fit your needs better as per your commentaries. I hope you will be able to discover it in the next trip to the city! Best regards, Alex B.
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Pretty much a walking trip around Toledo. Our guide was not engaging and for all the history and I’m sure stories about a place that was the seat of kings it was not conveyed to the group. We left Madrid around 9 stopped at a gift shop for about 15-20 minutes. We started the
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Response from Alex B, Director General at Toledo Half-Day or Full-Day Tour from Madrid
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear travelalot53, Thank you for sharing your opinion about our tour. I deeply regret the tour was not to your liking; I do guarantee we will take your comments for our Toledo tour to be improved into account. Kind regards, Alex B.
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We booked the tour through Civitatis agency. I asked if the tour was in English only and not a bilingual tour. He promised me it was in English only. We walked over to the designated meeting place and it was chaos. Eventually we were marched to the bus that was parked under the
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Response from Alex B, Director General at Toledo Half-Day or Full-Day Tour from Madrid
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Hsin-Yu W, Thank you for sharing your opinon with us. I really regret the agency you booked the tour through did not inform you properly since the tour is indeed bilingual Spanish/English. However, please rest assured we will take your opinion into consideration in order to be able to provide a better experience for our Toledo tour. Best regards, Alex B.
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We booked a full day tour for Toledo with Julia Travel. There are several local websites which market the same tours. Julia travel must be a tour consolidator. The meeting place is near the Plaza de Oriente at Julia’s travel office on San Nicolas Street. At our scheduled
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