Madrid El Escorial & Valley of the Fallen Tour from Madrid
Half day private trip
From €0.98 per person
El Escorial & Valley of the Fallen Tour from Madrid
Discover the great history of Spain; from remarkable victories, magnificent architecture, captivating monuments to interesting facts, in a fascinating tour to the historic El Escorial and the Valley of the Fallen. The full experience
  • Appreciate the magnificent architecture of El Escorial.
  • Learn the history of Spain in this stunning royal residence.
  • Visit the prestigious Valley of the Fallen.
  • Hear interesting stories about the Spanish Civil War and its fallen.

Full description From Madrid to San Lorenzo de El Escorial, you will enjoy a journey through the rich history of Spain in its most powerful royal residence at its time, El Escorial, the royal monastery from the 16th century when Felipe II reigned. Meander through the spacious courtyard of the kings and catch sight of the ornate sculptures of king Judah over the entrance door. Visit the glorious Battles Hall where historical morales depicting the victories of Spain in its battles over the years. Then make your way to the royal tombs in the royal vaults where Spain's notable kings were buried in. Take a peek into the Architecture Museum that houses a genuine collection of historic architectural plans and information about this era like the tools used and works by notable artists and architects of that time. Then head to the mountains of Guadarrama, in a tribute to those who perished for Spain during the Civil War in 1936, the great Valley of the Fallen was built dedicated to their lives. Learn about their story as you roam around this decent place with its iconic cross that reaches 150 meters high.

Type Private

Duration 1 hours

Stop At El Escorial Duration: 1 second
Stop At Valley of the Fallen Duration: 1 second

All fees and taxes according to your trip customization will be included in the supplier offer price
Entrance to attractions
Transfer from and to Madrid
Professional certified tour guide

Suitable for

Tips for this trip
Don't forget
  • ID
  • Passport
  • Tickets

Not allowed
  • Sandals and flip-flops.
  • Shorts and sleeveless shirts.

Know before the trip
  • This trip is not wheelchair accessible.

Pickup/Meeting point

You can set the pickup point in the next step, if you don't need pickup , please be present at the meeting point 10 minutes before the trip starts.

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the activity starts.