Discover the Royal Palace of Madrid and meet the Habsburgs!
If there is a palace in Europe that you can’t miss, it is the Royal Palace of Madrid! With more than 3,000 rooms, this is the biggest palace in Europe, twice the size of the Buckingham Palace in London! Discover the history of this imposing building and get to know the Habsburgs, the dinasty that brought splendour to Madrid.
The tour starts right in the middle of Spain! That is to say, in the official “Km0” at Puerta del Sol, the starting point of all Spain’s roads. Admire this plaza where the Madrileños celebrate the New Year’s Eve and then get into the Habsburg Madrid.
Royalty may get a little hazy, so we will explain where the Habsburgs come from at the world famous Chocolateria San Gines. You can stay focused while enjoying the best churros and chocolate of Madrid!
Learn all about the Habsburg Madrid and the imperial buildings while you learn with our expert guides. Walk past the legacy that left Charles I. Marble at how Philip II brought splendour to Madrid when he turned it into the Royal center of power in Spain. In the end, you’ll get a fast track ticket to visit the Royal Palace with an audioguide in your chosen language!
Included: -Small group guided tour of Habsburg Madrid (max. 12 people) -Churros & Chocolate -Puerta del Sol -Plaza Mayor -Plaza de la Villa -Monasterio de las Descalzas (exterior) -Catedral de la Almudena -Fast-track ticket for Royal Palace of Madrid with audioguide
Cancellation and amendments: Cancellations are possible up to 48h before the tour starts Amendments are possible up to 24h before the tour starts (subject to availability). In case of cancellation of the tour for external reasons, a full refund will be granted.
Don’t miss your chance to discover the Royal Palace of Madrid and the history of the Habsburg dinasty. This is a popular tour, so it sells out fast! If you want to know about the most acclaimed museums in Spain, we also recommend you to check our Madrid Prado Museum & Art Walk Tour.