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Salamanca's convent secrets

Salamanca's convent secrets

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English and Spanish

About your host

I am passionate about the history of Salamanca and of the artistic and historic beauty of the St. John of Sahagún former Convent. I want visitors to enjoy themselves while discovering Salamanca, the city of timid beauty and stealthy charm.
Oskar
Oskar
Oskar
Oskar

What we’ll do

We'll first admire the Old Parish Church's Churrigueresque façade. We'll then visit the Black Christ of the Our Lord of the Hospital Sanctuary, the most visited church in the region showing an incredible Neoclassic style. At the end, we'll discover the Saint Augustine Church and former Convent with its 11 impressive 24 carate gilded altars and its ivory treasures brought from the Philippines.

What else you should know

If you're driving, you can park your car at any parking lot in the historic center. The whole tour will be walkable.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
It includes a traditional paste ice cream

What to bring

Comfortable shoes and clothing
Weather protection depending on the case (umbrella, raincoat, hat)

Where you'll be

We'll discover the secrets hidden in the Old Parish Church's façade; we'll learn the messages of every painting in the Our Lord of the Hospital Parish Church as well as the reason why the Black Christ holds its characteristic color. We'll find the mysteries held in the St. Augustine Church and former Convent with an exclusive visit to the sacristy and its beautiful gallery.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

If you're driving, you can park your car at any parking lot in the historic center. The whole tour will be walkable.
Oskar
history walk
Salamanca's convent secrets
New experience
₹932 per person
New experience
₹932 per person