View of Toledo

Sightseeing in Toledo

Toledo is famous for paintings by the 16th-century master, El Greco. Toledo was the setting for many of El Greco's artworks, Toledo is a National Monument to Spain's art and history, combining Arabic, Mudejar Gothic and Renaissance architecture.

Surrounded by the River Tajo, the atmospheric walled town is crammed with churches and museums. Visit the 13th-century cathedral, the medieval castle, Santa Maria La Blanca Synagogue and St. Tome Church, San Juan of the Kings and the Victorio Macho Museum.