Segovia, which one of the city of the UNESCO World Heritage  since 1985, is a good alternative if you think about taking a trip near from Madrid because you can rent apartments by days in Madrid and dedicate one of you days in the capital to visit the main city of the Castilla y León´s province.

How to go to Segovia from Madrid? You can take the train or the bus. The high-speed train from Madrid to Segovia costs 23,70€ and the journey takes 30 minutes. The regional train from Madrid to Segovia only costs 6,75€ but the journey takes 1 hour 46 minutes. Another way to go from Madrid to Segovia is the bus. The buses of the La Sepulvedana company leave frequently from Madrid and the ticket cost 7,30€. The journey takes around 75 minutes depending on the traffic.

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What to do in Segovia? The tourism information centre of Segovia offers a various range of guided visits to tourists. There are different routes depending on the area you want to visit. The basic excursion called Segovia, Humanity Heritage, lasts around 2 hours during which you visit the most interested sites of the city such as: the viewpoint of La Canaleja, La Casa de los Picos, la Plaza de Medina del Campo, la iglesia románica de San Martín, la Catedral y el Alcázar. This excursion costs 12,50€ and young people under 5 do not have to pay. Another interesting route is the Panoramic Journey in bike that gives the opportunity to people over 14 to enjoy the city from a different perspective. If you want to know more about it, consult the following webpage:

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But if you don´t taste some of the gastronomic plate of the region, the journey would not be complete. So you definitely should try the famous roat suckling pig. The restaurant Casares in Isabel la Católica Street (0034.921.461.751) prepares a typical meal for 20€. In the restaurant Convento de Minimos, located in a former convent, you can have a meal from 15€ to 30€ (3 Valdeáguila Street, 0034.921.460.998).

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