Old Madrid castle and S. Miguel church around 1534. Engraving of Jan Cornelyus Vermeyen
|Length:|| 3 1/2 hs.
Brief description of the activity
This CAMINAMADRID tour on medieval historical buildings is conceived to recreate the medieval atmosphere knowing the monuments and remains such as the walls from Mohamed the Ist, first founderer of the city and Alfonso the VIIth, the parapet walks converted into street or another remaining traces as defensive towers hidden under the ground of the city.
We will also show and explain for you bell towers and ancient minarets from the oldest churches and mosques, today parrish churches of the "Old MADRID", public spaces belonging to ancient markets as "Plaza de la Paja", or those located besides de gates of the ancient walls such as "Guadalajara"or "Balnadú".
Among them we will find constructions from late gothic in a charming old church or XVth century residences as "Torre de Lujanes", palaces and mansion houses as "Casa de Cisneros" or "Descalzas monastry" facade, some of them transformed in local administration seats or in convents…
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