Valencia Old Town Tour with Wine & Tapas in 11th Century Historic Monument


4 hours
Free cancellation
1 - 12
Mobile ticket

Overview

The only tour of the historic Old Town of Valencia culminating in an intimate dining experience in one of our most emblematic and significant historical monuments. Explore Roman, Moorish, Gothic & Baroque architectures whilst your guide shares folklore tales and fun facts along the way. View the highlight of the Old Town, the hidden ‘Sistine Chapel’ of Valencia: the Church of San Nicolas with its incomparable frescoes and dazzling interiors. The tour will finish in one of the most emblematic spaces of Valencia: the historic Arab wall dating back to the 11th Century and the reign of El Cid. Here, gain exclusive access to an intimate dining venue where you will indulge in a 10-course tapas tasting menu paired with prizewinning regional wines, showcasing the best of the Valencian region.

Description

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Calle Caballeros, Valencia Spain

Our guide will meet you on the corner of Uniq Daily Goodness on Calle Caballeros, one of Valencia's most important historic streets.

Stop At: Central Market of Valencia, Placa Ciutat de Bruges, s/n, 46001, Valencia Spain

Discover the stunning architecture of Europe's largest food market and its interesting blend of historic structure with unique modern architectural features. See why this market is the lively core of the city for many locals and tourists alike.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: La Lonja de la Seda, Plaza del Mercado, 46001, Valencia Spain

Our guide will explain the exterior of the hugely significant Silk Exchange building, indicative of a time where silk was the made trade for the city.

Pass By: Santa Catalina Church (Iglesia de Santa Catalina), Placa Santa Catalina s/n, 46001, Valencia Spain

View a classic example of Valencia Civil Gothic architecture dating back to 1238 when the City was reconquered.

Pass By: Plaza de la Reina, Placa de la Reina, SN, 46000, Valencia Spain

Pass through one of the most iconic plazas of Valencia's old town.

Stop At: Plaza de la Virgen, Valencia Spain

From Plaza de la Virgen, admire the stunning and impressive Cathedral of Valencia, with its distinct examples of Gothic, Romanesque & Baroque styles.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir, Calle de los Caballeros 35 Acceso a la visita turística por Calle Caballeros nº 35, 46001, Valencia Spain

The hidden gem of the Old Town. Enter one of Valencia's treasures and marvel at the stunning frescoes and dazzling interiors of San Nicolas church, commonly known as the "Sistine Chapel of Valencia".

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Barrio del Carmen, Valencia Spain

Gain exclusive access to one of the secret destinations of the Old Town where we invite you to indulge in a unique dining experience paired with local prizewinning wines.

Duration: 2 hours

Inclusions

  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Local Guide
  • Dinner - 10-course tasting menu or lunch or dinner.
  • Entrance to San Nicolas Church
  • Entry/Admission - Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir

Exclusions

  • Personal Purchases

Additional information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • The Church of San Nicolas is exclusively for worshippers on Monday and is therefore not open to the public. Only the tours Tuesday to Sunday include a visit to San Nicolas church. It is also closed for festivities throughout the year.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • If a different time is needed, you may request in special requirements
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Each guest will be served their individual portion of food to avoid cross contamination

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Operates

Daily

Cancellation

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

ribby47
June 2022

Emma's walking tour was absolutely wonderful--I'd taken a walking tour that went to some of the same locations earlier in the week, but Emma had new stories I hadn't heard before, which was wonderful. She was a fantastic guide, good at keeping us all engaged and laughing, and more than willing t...

Nicole_M
June 2022

Really lovely tour of the Old City. We took the tour in English with Dani and he was knowledgeable and pleasant. A much more intimate experience, like walking through the city with a friend, not a tour guide with a backpack speaker and flag. The walking tour itself was a little over an hour, whic...

Cfurrow
June 2022

Really fun tour with all the history and then a tapas and wine were amazing! One of the best values in a tour I have ever seen.

Malcolm C
June 2022

Matías gives you about an hour of condensed history based upon sites in the historical centre but explains that much of what you see is in fact reconstructed due to our propensity for war and destruction. The wine and tapas were excellent and served in a beautiful place. Value for money this is h...

740janem
June 2022

Really enjoyed the tour and the tapas and wine tasting even more! The venue for food and wine was lovely and Matthias was very engaging, attentive and good company.

Peter_O
June 2022

Awesome knowledgeable guide and historic restaurant venue just incredible. Menu and wine pairings true to Valencian heritage!

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