If you are admirers of Renaissance, Baroque and Bourbon arts, this tour is the best way to enjoy these patrimonial legacies around Madrid. Multilingual guide will accompany you to the famous Los Austrias - the area of Habsburgs Dynasty. This area is rich of history, culture and social-life. Then, you will explore the biggest royal palace in Madrid that is still being the home of Spanish Monarchy. You won’t waste any time in the queue, since you will be provided with VIP entrance tickets.
What you can expect
The tour starts from Plaza de España to Habsburgs area. Your tour guide will take you for a walk to the busiest area in the whole Madrid. Also, this area has the most celebrated and historic landmarks, monuments, building, streets and more… We will begin with the urban layout of Charles III and Philip II by visiting magnificent Renaissance and Baroque buildings in Calle Mayor where you can visit Palacio de Abrantes and palacio de Uceda. You can also have short stops to the oldest church in Madrid - Iglesia de San Nicolás de los Servitas, Iglesia de San Insidro and Iglesia de San Gines.
If you like to buy some handicrafts, Calle Bordadores is the centre of meticulous handmade lace since 14th century. Or, you can buy some colorful fresh local products in Mercado de San Miguel food market. In the Plaza Royal area, you can find many restaurants offering Castillian cuisines for lunch. Indeed, we will also provide you free complimentary drink at one of the best known cafes in Habsburgs area. At this time, you can chill a bit before we continue the tour to the Royal Palace.
This glorious Baroque establishments of 18th century has amazed many visitors from all over the world. Therefore, the queue at this wonderful landmark is always long. But you don’t have to worry because with VIP tour and multilingual guide - you will get the most perfect Madrid Royal Palace tour ever! You will be shown its principal staircase, throne room, Gala dining room, traditional ceremony and many more… If you wish, you still can feel the royal ambiance for more by staying there longer after the guide closes the tour.
Walking Tour and Royal Palace with English and Spanish Speaking Guide, departs at 10.00am