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Madrid: San Lorenzo de El Escorial by Train of Felipe II

Product ID: 388521
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Visit one of Spain's greatest Unesco Heritage sites by historic train from Madrid and learn about El Escorial’s history and wealth of monuments.
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Duration: 8 hours
Starting time 10:20 AM
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  • Travel in an antique train from the 20th century that once belonged to Felipe II
  • Discover El Escorial and marvel at its picturesque surroundings
  • Benefit of a shuttle service between the train station and the site
Full description
Be welcomed at the Príncipe Pío train station in Madrid before your enjoy. Then, take in the picturesque views of the Sierra de Guadarrama mountain range while you travel in comfort on a 20th century train. Once you arrived, take the bus to San Lorenzo de El Escorial.

You can choose between two options. With the Legends Package, enjoy a dramatized tour through the garden, the viewpoints of the monastery, the Jardines de los Frailes and the Patio de los Reyes. With the Imperial Package, you can join a guided tour of the historic site and the royal monastery.

Re-energize with a free drink at a restaurant at the San Lorenzo de El Escorial bus station before returning to Madrid by train.
  • Train journey
  • Guided tour, depending on option selected
  • Entrance to the monastery (with the imperial package)
  • Free drink
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food
  • Tips

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Meeting point

The train departs from track 7.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Know before you go
• The return time depends on the date you visit. It will be specified on the ticket you will receive in your email.

From £53.95 per person

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Product ID: 388521