Palencia is home to the a plethora of monumental romanesque sights. The treasure this city has to offer spans decades and centuries, from Visigothic temples to crypts and cathedrals, like every iconic city in Spain, Palencia has its own share of history.
The Cathedral museum is home to painting from iconic painters Zurbaran and El Greco, if youre an art lover, youll have plenty to appreciate in this medieval city. The city was once known as Roman Pallantia but since that time it has seen so many historic changes. In the middle ages the city was one of glorious splendor, recieving merchants and royalty from all over Europe. The huge sculpture 20 meters tall sculpture of Cristo del Otero can be seen from different part of the city.
Palencia combines its bubbling and thriving streets with the medieval architecture and historic sights to bring traveller a wild experience. The tour is a trip through time, from the past to the present and even a glimpse of the future. We guide you through the beauties and wonders of this city an its beautiful works of artistic creativity.
✓ Local Guide
✘ Food and drinks, unless specified
Departure Point: Pl. San Miguel, 2, 4, 34005 Palencia, Spain
Return Details: Pl. San Miguel, 2, 4, 34005 Palencia, Spain
Expect a thrilling trip from the arcarded main square to the city hall and San Francisco church. We take a trip to the unknown beauty, the cathedral of Palencia, to admire its romanesque structures. The crypt of San Antolin and the cathedral museum will be explored to the fullest. Brace yourself for a tour like no other through all of the scenic sights of this prehistoric city.
This experience requires good weather. If the tour is canceled because of poor weather, you’ll be contacted to choose a different date.
This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If the tour is canceled because the minimum number of participants isn’t met, you’ll be asked to choose a different date.