Madrid Royal Palace And Retiro Park Guided Tour

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    9am
  • Departure Details :
    Opera Metro Station, Central Madrid
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Get inside access to all parts of Madrids Royal Palace and Gardens, including the throne room; marvel at the artwork of Goya and Velazquez and enjoy a locals guided tour of the stunning El Retiro Park.

Know More about this tour

Madrids Royal Palace must be seen to be believed. This Royal Palace Tour will give you a detailed, all-access visit with an expert professional guide, to make sure you miss nothing of this spectacular building. Visit the Throne Room, the Hall of Mirrors, the Banquet Hall and the private Royal Apartments, seeing a stunning array of tapestries, ceramics, old watches, swords and army and famous artworks by grand masters such as Goya and Velzquez. Learn how the Spanish Royal Family have lived throughout history and how they live today seeing in the different of the building how Spains turbulent history and rise and fall of empire have had a profound effect on the lives of its Royal Family. You will even have the chance to explore the Palaces 19th century English Gardens, which include two extraordinary neo-classical fountains and some incredible flower arrangements.

Following the tour of the Royal Palace, you will then walk through the city to Madrids stunning central city park, El Retiro a favourite spot for locals and visitors alike to walk, run, visit historic monuments, see exhibitions, relax with friends or simply enjoy their lunch.

El Retiro has over 19000 trees from 167 different species, a lake and a wide variety of different sculptures, notable buildings and gardens which make the park one of the worlds most famous parks and one of Madrids top attractions. Despite being incredibly large, it is possible to see all of El Retiros jewels and hidden gems on this tour your guide will lead you on a route through the best known sites of El Retiro (such as the Crystal Palace, the Gate of Philip IV and the Royal Observatory), as well as to a few places that dont feature in all the guide books.

Here your tour will finish, leaving you with the opportunity to relax on the grass, enjoy an ice cream or even rent a row boat and explore the parks famous lake.

Inclusions

  • Explore the Royal Palace, home to the monarchs of Spain
  • Visit the Throne Room, Banquet Hall, Private Royal Apartments and uncover the wonders within
  • Marvel at artworks by Goya and Velzquez, historic tapestries, ornate swords and armour and ancient watches
  • Stroll through the Royal Gardens, admiring the ornate 19th century design and flower arrangements
  • Discover El Retiro, Madrids world famous central park alongside a guide who will take you to the most celebrated monuments and hidden gems
  • Entry Tickets to the Royal Palace
  • Professional Bilingual Tour Guide
  • Walking tour of El Retiro Park

Exclusions

  • Gratuities(optional)
  • Food or beverages
  • Hotel pick up or transfer

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Please, be at the starting point 15 minutes before start of the tour.