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THE SEPHARDI LION


THE ROUTE

A walk through the Sephardic Lion, steeped in tradition and mysticism. History, characters, customs and legends of a town that for centuries shaped the image of the city as much as the Christians. The Jews may have forced them to leave, but that does not mean they have disappeared ...

We invite you to discover with us the secrets that still remain!


ITINERARY

Discover on this route who was “the Desmanido”, characters such as the great Moshe bel Shem Tob de León, the place of the Jews in the medieval León (current Humid Quarter), what they did and how different their life in León was. over five centuries compared to other places in Spain. Where were all those treasures that they were not able to take away? Who were your friends and enemies?


ADVICES

The visit is in SPANISH, if you want to do it in ENGLISH, FRENCH OR ITALIAN, check rates through our form.

From LEONESA TOURS we want to transmit the great passion and respect that we have for our CITY, and therefore we commit ourselves to have in all our guided tours an excellent TOURIST QUALITY and a RESPONSIBLE TOURISM, by the hand of OFFICIAL TOURIST GUIDES, perfectly accredited, authorized and identified according to the current legislation of our country. 


ACCESIBILITY

It is suitable for all audiences, since it is carried out in perfectly conditioned areas.


RESERVATIONS

The reservation is on our website and payment for the REDSYS online payment platform, so you will receive a confirmation email when making the purchase. The cancellation without expenses can be done by email up to 24 hours before the activity. If you cancel with less time, are late or do not show up, no refund will be offered (you can check our purchase conditions if you have any questions or you can call us).

People who come to the meeting point without reservation should check if there are places available. In this case, the guide will provide the purchase ticket at the beginning of the visit, being the payment in cash.


ABOUT THE MEETING POINT

The start of the visit is in front of the access door of the Cathedral in the Plaza de Regla. Our guides will go with a RED umbrella / jacket with our company name, Leonesa Tours (Guided Tours).


AVAILABILITY AND SCHEDULES

From Monday to Saturday at 7 pm; 


PRICE

The visit is in SPANISH, if you want to do it in ENGLISH, FRENCH OR ITALIAN, check rates through our form.


RADIOGUIDES

The visit is carried out with an individual radio guide system through out the tour.


COVID-19

MEASURES COVID-19

BOCYL from August 21, 2020: 3.25. Specifications for certain nature and tourist activities. 

3. The tourist guide activity may be carried out, for groups of up to a maximum of nine people, and the necessary measures must be established to procure the interpersonal safety distance during the development of the activity or, failing that, alternative physical protection measures with use of mask. In any case, the conditions under which the activity of visiting monuments and other cultural facilities must be carried out must be respected and efforts will be made to avoid traffic through areas or places that may generate crowds.


LANGUAGES

Spanish

DISTANCE

2 Km.

DURATION

02:00:00

MINIMUM RESERVE

2 people
Day and hour

Attendees

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VIDEO

PIC

Descubra en esta ruta quién fue “el Desmanido”, el lugar de los judíos en el León medieval, a qué se dedicaban y qué diferente fue su vida en León a lo largo de cinco siglos en comparación con otros lugares de España. ¿Dónde quedaron todos esos tesoros que no fueron capaces de llevarse? ¿Quiénes fueron sus amigos y enemigos? León les aguarda para contarles todos sus secretos.

MEETING POINT