Let yourself be surprised by the architectural treasures of the city on the Bernesga River with this León Day Trip by High Speed Train. You'll enjoy discovering the city's history and secrets with guided tours.
León Day Trip by High Speed Train
The high-speed train to León will leave first thing in the morning from Madrid-Chamartín station.
When you arrive at León station, you'll have to make your own way to Santo Domingo Square, in the city centre, where we'll start the guided tour of the old town. We'll visit the Santa María de Regla Cathedral, one of the most important gothic buildings in the Iberian Peninsula.
We'll spend an hour walking through the medieval streets of the city and admiring some of its main monuments, such as the Conde Luna Palace, the San Isidoro Basilica and the Old Town Hall. The tour will also take us past the bars within the Húmedo Quarter and follow the traces of the Way of Saint James that cross the Romantic Quarter.
At the end of the tour, we'll return to Plaza de Regla to start a one-hour guided tour of the León Cathedral.
Then you'll have the rest of the day to explore León at your leisure. You can stroll through the narrow streets, enjoy León's cuisine or visit some of the city's most famous buildings.
You'll have to make your own way back to León train station, to get the train back to Madrid at 5:25 pm, arriving at Atocha at 7:42 pm.
León Tourist Train
The tour includes a ticket to use the León tourist train. You can tour the city centre in a comfortable way, getting a complete view of the old town.
The León tourist train runs every day, from 11 am to 2 pm and from 4 pm to 9 pm.
The timetables indicated are those of the departure of the train. You have to arrive at the station at least 30 minutes before to pass the security control, find the platform and get on the train.
All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protective material and safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19.
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Leon Day Trip
Per personUS$ 137.30
* A reservation for one person will include a supplement.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English, although it may occasionally be done in two languages.
Return tickets for the high speed train between Madrid and Leon.
Guided tour of the León old town.
Guided tour of León cathedral.
Entry to the cathedral.
Tickets for the tourist train in León.
Food and drinks.
Transfer between León train station and the city centre.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
Bookings are permitted up until 24 hours before the activity as long as there are still places.
We will send you a voucher that you can show on your phone to take part in the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.