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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’s history goes back thousands of years, to the Neolithic period, when the first settlers came to the region. The town rapidly became a centre for trade between the Iberian and the Celtic tribes that inhabited Western Europe around 3000 BC. When the Romans expanded their empire, the city was conquered and renamed Complutum, and became one of the most important cities of the Iberian Peninsula. Ruins from that... 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

Alcala De Henares Sightseeing

Alcala’s sizeable city centre remains medieval even today. The narrow, cobbled streets are dotted with cafes and restaurants where you can stop for a cool glass of delicious wine and some tapas. The heart of the old city is Plaza de Cervantes, the largest square in the city, sporting a huge statue of Miguel de Cervantes. There are several gardens in the square, in addition to a wealth of stores tastefully... read more

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