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Aranjuez (Spanish pronunciation: [aɾaŋˈxweθ]) also called the Royal Site of Aranjuez, is a city and municipality, capital of the Las Vegas comarca, in the southern part of the Community of Madrid, Spain. It is located at the confluence of the Tagus and Jarama rivers, lying 42 kilometres (26 mi) south of Madrid, and 44 kilometres (27 mi) from Toledo. As of 2009, it had a population of 54,055. It has been one of the Royal Estates of the Crown of Spain since the times of Philip II in 1560. This town since the Enlightenment was inhabited exclusively by the Kings and the nobility. The Cultural Landscape of Aranjuez has been declared as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2001.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Aranjuez in Spain. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Aranjuez like a local. The nearest major city to Aranjuez is Madrid. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Madrid for its bountiful attractions like Museo Nacional Del Prado, Parque Del Retiro, Madrid Cable Car on your trip to Aranjuez. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Aranjuez.

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Facts and Stats for Aranjuez*

  • Cost for Essentials in Aranjuez

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Aranjuez

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.38 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 25.43 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 84.3 USD

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