FREE TOUR CUENCA
The best option to discover the city in an economical way.
What does the Free Tour Cuenca consist of?
Possibly your best option to get to know Cuenca in a fun and authentic way.
A moment of culture and fun for everyone.
Enjoy your free tour in Seville as a couple, with friends or in a group!
Free tours of Cuenca are the perfect excuse to take some time to learn more about Spain’s cultural heritage.
Cuenca free tours are free tours organized by guides that show the most emblematic tourist sites of a town or city. These tours are usually done on foot.
While there are several options and types of free tours in Spain, most are usually tours that include approximately 10 to 12 people. and last between 1 and 3 hours depending on the planned itinerary.
In any case, always check the detailed information we provide to know all the details of your free tour: schedules, cancellation policy, meeting point and all the information you need to make the most of your experience without having to worry about anything.
What to see and do in Cueca?
The city of
is located in the center-south of Spain, in the autonomous community of Castilla-La Mancha. It was founded in the 9th century by the Arabs and occupied a key place in Spanish medieval history. Throughout the centuries,
has been invaded by various peoples and empires, which has given rise to a great variety of monuments and places of historical interest. The city is also known for its traditional handicrafts, such as ceramics and silk weaving. Currently,
is a popular tourist destination thanks to its natural and cultural attractions.
Florencio Cañas Viewpoint
The viewpoint of Florencio Cañas is located in
, Spain. It is a very popular place for tourists visiting this city. The viewpoint is located on top of a cliff and offers a magnificent view of the city and its surroundings. The history of the lookout is very interesting. Florencio Cañas was an architect whose work was characterized by its originality and beauty.
The Cathedral of Cuenca
is one of the main tourist attractions of the city. It is located in the old town, although its origin dates back to medieval times. The cathedral is a magnificent example of Gothic art and has many decorative elements, such as the imposing main entrance. Inside, the chapel of the Sagrario, which houses an important reliquary, stands out.
The Hanging Houses of
are a group of old houses that have been preserved in the Spanish city of Cuenca.
. These houses are believed to have been built in the 14th century, and originally numbered five in total. However, only three of them have survived to the present day. Legend has it that these houses were intended to house the poor relatives of the nobles, who did not have the resources to live on their own. Today, the Hanging Houses are one of the main tourist attractions in Cuenca.
and many visitors marvel at their history and beauty.
We will meet at Calle Larga at the time of your choice, from where we will start this free guided tour of Cuenca. Are you ready to get to know the most emblematic corners of the city? Let’s get to it!
At the beginning, we will cross the Bezudo Arch and discover the former seat of the Holy Inquisition. From here, we will walk to the
church of San Pedro
a Templar construction that hides a long history within its walls… We will discover it!
We will continue walking through Cuenca, specifically along Julián Romero street, until we reach the Florencio Cañas
Florencio Cañas viewpoint
. From here we will have impressive views of the ancient aqueduct of the Castilian town. We will also pass by the old house of José Luis Perales and the Posada de San José, until we reach the Plaza Mayor.
We will look at the imposing Cathedral of Cuencathe undisputed protagonist of this corner. Did you know that it was the first gothic church in Castile? The guide will tell us its history before we continue exploring the city of La Mancha.
Finally, we will visit the famous Hanging Houses and the
San Pablo Bridge
two of the jewels par excellence of Cuenca. We will end the free guided tour admiring the old monastery of San Pablo, nowadays the Parador Nacional.
Meeting Point and Duration
The meeting point for the Free Tour Cuenca is Calle Larga. The approximate duration is 2 hours.