More about the AVE Guadalajara
The Guadalajara station is called Guadalajara Yebes. It is located 10 km from Guadalajara. The installation was built in a desert area but thanks to the arrival of the AVE this area was urbanized and modernized. A new city was created and it was called Valdeluz. In addition, a golf course was added and it became a macro urbanization 20 minutes from Madrid with the AVE.
Guadalajara is an interesting destination in which you will find many tourist attractions such as the Royal Alcázar and also the Cid route. You can access this city through the AVE from various points in Spain. For example, from Madrid Atocha you will not travel longer than 25 minutes. From Barcelona Sants the trip will last 2 hours and 41 minutes on average and from Zaragoza, only one hour.
In Guadalajara and its surroundings you can visit and contemplate culture, architecture and nature. The Natural Park of the Alto Tajo, for instance. Through this park there is an easy route and you can walk as many kilometres as you want surrounded by nature, immense forests and the murmur of the Tagus River. In the centre of the city you can also visit the Palacio de la Cotilla. On the outside it looks like a normal palace but when you enter, you'll be surprised. You will be able to see an awesome Chinese mural of rice paper.
Guadalajara also stands out for its religious buildings. For example, the church of Santa María Micaela, with a splendid decoration with predominance of the Mudejar style and it is essential to look at the great arch of the choir, which mixes styles from various origins, including Islamic and Mudejar and Renaissance styles. The church of San Nicolás does not leave the visitor indifferent either. It is a splendid sample of the baroque art and it has a very beautiful baroque cover.