What to do

  • Monuments: The Cathedral, the Alcazar, San Juan de los Reyes monastery, the Synagoges, the mosque, gates, bridges…
  • Museums: El Greco Museum, Shephardic museum, Santa Cruz Museum, Visigothic Culture museum…
  • Shopping: there are two main traditional handicrafts from Toledo, the swardmaking and the Damascene, you’ll see them in many stores, in some of them you can see how they work.
  • Nature: a walk by the river is a good option if you have some time to spend off the beaten track.

What to eat

  • Toledo has a great gastronomy, the Castilian food is filling and tasty, you can try the castillian soup, roasted pig…
  • Mazapanes (marcipans) are the most typical sweet, you’ll find them in many stores.

Useful Information

  • Weather: Toledo is located in a warm and dry area of Spain, if you are going in summer take this into account.
  • Transportation: read more about how to get to Toledo.
  • Map

Day trips and Excursions

  • Madrid
  • Aranjuez
  • Chinchón
  • Consuegra

Toledo Gates