Guided Walking Tour in Trujillo
Explore the enchanting beauty of Trujillo, Spain, on a captivating 2-hour walking tour through its historical heart. Begin at the lively Plaza Mayor de Trujillo, where centuries of history come to life. Visit regal palaces like Palacio de San Carlos and marvel at the Francisco Pizarro Equestrian Monument. Wander the charming cobblestone streets of the Historic Centre, discovering treasures like Casa-Fuerte de Luis de Chaves “El Viejo” and the Palacio Viejo O de la Cadena. Ascend to the majestic Castillo de Trujillo for panoramic views, explore the Pizarro House Museum, and admire the architectural beauty of Iglesia de Santa Maria la Mayor. As you journey through time, don’t miss Casa Fuerte de los Escobar, Puerta del Triunfo, and the Alcázar de los Bejarano, all culminating at the historic Puerta de San Andres. Discover Trujillo’s rich heritage and leave with unforgettable memories of this remarkable city.
Price / 29 USD
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English & Spanish
Included / excluded
Local tour guide
2-hour guided walking tour
Food and drinks
Explore the captivating beauty of Trujillo, Spain, on this unforgettable 2-hour walking tour through its historical heart. Our journey begins at the bustling Plaza Mayor de Trujillo, a vibrant square that has witnessed centuries of history and serves as the perfect starting point for our adventure.
As we stand in awe of the Plaza Mayor’s architectural marvels, let’s step into the past with a visit to the Palacio de San Carlos, a regal residence that echoes tales of Spanish nobility. The grandeur continues as we encounter the Francisco Pizarro Equestrian Monument, a tribute to the renowned explorer whose legacy is deeply intertwined with Trujillo’s history.
Venturing into the enchanting Historic Centre of Trujillo, the cobblestone streets guide us to the Casa-Fuerte de Luis de Chaves “El Viejo,” a fortress-like mansion that speaks of the city’s defensive past. Nearby stands the Palacio Viejo O de la Cadena, a testament to the architectural evolution of Trujillo over the ages.
The highlight of our journey awaits as we ascend towards the majestic Castillo de Trujillo, a commanding castle that once safeguarded the city. From its ramparts, soak in panoramic views that stretch to the horizon, a vivid connection between the past and present.
Continuing our exploration, we step into the Pizarro House Museum, where the intriguing stories of the Pizarro family unfold, offering insights into their lives beyond the conquests. Our path leads us to the Iglesia de Santa Maria la Mayor, a stunning church that combines various architectural styles, embodying Trujillo’s rich heritage.
The Casa Fuerte de los Escobar beckons, inviting us to discover its intriguing history, followed by a passage through the Puerta del Triunfo, an ancient gateway that whispers of times gone by. A visit to the Alcázar de los Bejarano is a glimpse into the opulent lives of Trujillo’s elite, a story told through its splendid architecture.
Our captivating journey reaches its conclusion at the Puerta de San Andres, where our footsteps echo through time. Trujillo’s essence, a fusion of architectural wonders and stories of conquest and resilience, lingers in the air. As we bid farewell, you’ll carry with you the spirit of this remarkable city, forever etched in your heart and mind.
Meet your guide at TurismoTrujillo.es Actividades Turísticas, The meeting point at our Tourist Activities office, in Plaza Mayor, local 20 (arcades and next to the lottery administration).
This tour will take place rain or shine.