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Religious Tourism

Through Segovia's Countryside

The town of Santa María Real de Nieva was born by the desire of Queen Catherine de Lancaster, wife of Henry III, to build a monastery, which was entrusted to the Dominicans, in the same place where the image of the Soterraña was found . If you want to find more secrets, follow us.

The origin of this population is attributed to Martín Muñoz, companion knight of Cid Campeador in his exile, whose name appears repeatedly in the Poem of Mio Cid.

Small town next to the Madrid-Valladolid road. It should be noted the existence of the Royal Convent of Santa Clara, probably founded in 1240 and inhabited by Poor Clares Franciscans.

The town, which was the birthplace of Emperor Theodosius, had seven parishes, some of which are still preserved.