In just one visit you will see Toledo, the city-museum and El Escorial in his day considered the Eighth Wonder of the World.
Activity: Visit to El Escorial & Valley's Basilica and visit to Toledo. Services: Heated Coaches and Official Tourist Guides. Languages: Spanish and English.
Departure: From April to October: Daily, except Monday. From November to March: Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.
Time: Morning 8:45 am. Duration: Full day 11hrs approx.
Starting point: Terminal at Plaza de Oriente, 8.
Conditions: Advance booking required. Cancellation fee: 100% for less than 24 hours notice or no-shows. Duration: 11 hours.
Information: Includes visits to religious monuments which are not allowed to enter with bare shoulders and knees, especially for ladies. Excursion not recommended for people with physical restrictions or difficulty walking.
San Juan de los Reyes Monastery is not available.
ROYAL MONASTERY OF SAN LORENZO DE EL ESCORIAL. For many years considered the eighth Wonder of the World, it was conceived by Philip II, as a Monastery and Royal Pantheon, becoming a symbol of the grandeur of the Spanish Empire. The tour includes: The Royal Palace, The Pantheon of Kings, The Pantheon of Princes, Chapter houses, Basilica and Library.
THE VALLEY BASILICA was dug out of the mountain at an altitude of 1350 meters above sea level. Highlights include the basilica building and the cross standing 150 meters above the landscape of the Madrid mountains, that includes a magnify cent views and photo opportunities.
TOLEDO is a Museum - City of great artistic beauty, it was capital of the county and one of the oldest cities in Europe. Toledo possess magnify cent examples of architecture from different epochs, Muslin, Jewish and Catholic, that make it one of the leading artistic cities in Spain. It was declared a WORLD HERITAGE SITE by Unesco.
When you arrive, there is SIGHTSEEING and walk through the city to admire its beautiful streets and monuments: CATHEDRAL EXTERIOR and visit to the SANTO TOME CHURCH ("The Burial of Count of Orgaz", and El Greco masterpiece,) and the SANTA MARIA LA BLANCA SYNAGOGUE. You will also be able to admire, among the rich artisan crafts, the famous technique of "Damasquinando" (the incrustation of precious metals on steel).
This tour route can also be done in reverse order.
The tour finishes returning to PLAZA DE ORIENTE
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