Sitting majestically over the river Tagus, Toledo is not so popular but one of the beautiful holiday destinations in Spain. The city has been declared a world heritage site by UNESCO because of its extensive monumental and cultural heritage. Toledo has been a native place of some of the famous artists and has preserved their artistic heritage beautifully. An advisable day trip to Toledo from Madrid can not only give you a chance to get familiar of ancient Roman culture but also let you see the beauty of a well preserved town.
|Area||:||232.1 Km2 (89.6 sq mi).|
|Geographic Coordination||:||39°51'24"N 4°1'28"W.|
Climate and Geography
Temperature remains warm in summer and pleasant in autumn. Winters are generally sunny with cold and crisp nights.
Well built and well connected roads as well as highways give this city a look of modern civilization. Local trains, taxis and buses are the modes of transportation you can choose from for exploring the eternal beauty.
ShoppingAlthough Toledo is not a right place for those who love to indulge in shopping, still you can buy here some enamel work in black and gold made by local artisans. Swords, Ceramics, Damascene famous handicrafts of Toledo are some items that remain on the list of visitors while going out for shopping.