Do you know why Philip II chose this location at the foot of Guadarrama's mountains? We will get to know the reasons behind his choice while we walk around the basilica, la Sala de Batallas, the mausoleum, the palce rooms and other key places of the monument.
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If you are looking for a free tour in the municipality of El Escorial, let your trip start in Yoorney! With the help of our best guides you can enjoy this wonderful and prevailing city, located in the Autonomous Community of Madrid, in the center of the Sierra de Guadarrama and only 50 km from the city center.
San Lorenzo de El Escorial is the municipality of greatest tourist and cultural interest, not only for its beauty and history, but because its main monument, the Monastery and Royal Site of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, was declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco. in 1984.
The monastery was ordered to be built by Felipe II in 1563 and, since the 16th century, it has been considered the Eighth Wonder of the World. With our excellent guide tour Spanish you will know what to do in El Escorial, through our Free Walking Tour El Escorial you will discover the architecture, history and culture that invades this municipality.
Book your tour in Yoorney and enjoy El Escorial and the Royal Site of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, where you will visit the Monastery, the Patio de los Reyes, the Palace of the Austrias, the Palace of the Bourbons, the Alfonso school XII, the Library, the Chapter Rooms, the Pinacotecas and the Royal Pantheons.
If you are passing through Madrid or you live in this city, visit San Lorenzo de El Escorial with us. Enjoy an unforgettable day in this fantastic city either as a couple or as a family. Do you want to get out of the city but without straying too far? Visit El Escorial. The best free tour El Escorial are here, organize yourself and inquire about all our excursions and tours.
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