León in the Middle Ages and Jewish quarter

A thematic guided tour through the moment of greatest splendor of the city, when it was the capital of a kingdom. We will also discover the history of Jewish culture in León, visiting the urban space where the Jewish quarter developed.

Things to do León in the Middle Ages and Jewish quarter

Do you dare to discover the medieval past of a city with as much history as León? In this thematic tour, you will get to know the most emblematic buildings and places of León in the Middle Ages. León was fundamental in the history of the Iberian Peninsula, it began as a small kingdom in the year 910, and grew to occupy a large portion of the current states of Spain and Portugal.

On our tour you will discover what the first fueros were, what the title of "León, cradle of parliamentarism" means, and you will meet such exciting characters as Alfonso VI or Queen Urraca I.

The visit follows a chronological order knowing, for example, where the different royal palaces of the city were. Also in the Middle Ages is when the Camino de Santiago emerges and forms the backbone of the historic center.

On our tour we will also pass through the streets linked to the Jewish past, you will discover its history, evolution and most unique characters.

Highlights to see in León in the Middle Ages and Jewish quarter

  • Plaza de la Catedral
  • El Mercado Church
  • Rua Street
  • Jewish quarter


1 hour 30 minutes
Guide in Spanish

Adultos y niños a partir de 12 años: 8.00 €

Niños (0-12): free

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1 Participación en Premios Mensuales: Ver Premios


Meeting point

Plaza de la Catedral de Léon (Plaza de Regla), in front of Tourist Office


How to book?
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Super safe route! COVID-19 efforts
Our route takes the recommendations and key considerations of security and protection against Coronavirus.
Is the interior of the monuments visited?
Only the exterior of the named sites
Is the tour adapted for people with reduced mobility?
Fully adapted
Guaranteed departures without min of travelers
Are animals allowed?
Activity recommended for children?

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