Royal Palace of Madrid Iconic Insiders private tour with a local guide
Attractions & guided tours

Royal Palace of Madrid Iconic Insiders private tour with a local guide

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Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Get inside the residence of the Royal Family with your official guide
  • Take the most unique photos of the palace's English gardens
  • Visit the main rooms and learn the history in a personalized way
What to expect

Jump into the Spanish Golden Age visiting the Royal Palace of Madrid and its gardens. This experience is part of Iconic Insiders, a selection of tours designed for first-time visitors to uncover what matters and get oriented in a new city. Your destination insider is a licensed guide who will offer recommendations and highlight the most visually attractive places of the itinerary.

Begin your experience admiring the palace's impressive architecture, and take the most instagrammable shots at the gorgeous English gardens, that make this building one of the most important icons in Madrid. Accompanied by your expert guide, you'll enter the most unique rooms of the palace, such as the Throne Room, whose ceiling was painted by Tiepolo, the Hall of Alabarderos, the Ballroom Carlos III and, the Salita Gasparini, with its grand 18th-century decoration on a floral theme. You'll also have the opportunity to admire the impressive artworks of the Spanish artists, Goya and Velázquez and, international painters such as Juan de Flandes and Caravaggio.

Don't miss the chance to learn the history of how this building evolved from a Moorish fortress to an official monarchy's residence being also an Alcazar, as well as the anecdotes of the royal families that used to live there. All of them the way you love, in a personalized way.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • What's included
    • 2-hour private tour
    • Friendly and local guide
    • Skip-the-line tickets for the Royal Palace
    • Headphones (for groups of more than 5 people)
    Where

    Plaza de Isabel II, 8, 28013 Madrid, Spain

    Meeting point:

    In front of Ópera metro station.

    What to remember
    • This is a private tour for a group up to 10 guests. Tell the guide what you want and let them focus on your interests
    • This tour is wheelchair accessible
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Musement S.p.A.
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.
    What people say about this experience
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