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Alcala De Henares Map, Spain

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Alcala De Henares Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Alcala De Henares with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Alcala De Henares useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Alcala De Henares!

Alcala De Henares History

Alcala remained under Moorish control until the Reconquista, when the bishop of Toledo brought the city back in the hands of the Spanish. The city became more multicultural than ever: Alcala sported a Moorish quarter, a Christian one, and a Jewish district. The King of Castile, whose residence was in Madrid, often stayed in Alcala when travelled south. This Alcala de Henares History Guide recommends that you visit the... read more

Alcala De Henares Sightseeing

While the only well known museum in Alcala is the Cervantes House Museums, there are many exhibitions hall, especially in former chapel buildings. There is an impressive number of convents and churches built in medieval times, with stunning interiors and sometimes even mini-displays of art. The Cathedral of Santos Justo and Pastor doesn’t look much like a church at a first sight. Its austere exterior is reminiscent... read more

Alcala De Henares Travel Guide

Alcalá is only a thirty minutes train ride away from Madrid. Trains depart every 10 minutes from the Atocha station in Madrid, and they run from early morning until past 11 o’clock at night. The closest airport to Alcalá is Barajas, a large airport that has incoming and outgoing flights to other major tourist destinations like Valencia, Alicante, Barcelona, and also international flights to most European capitals.... read more

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