Meet your guide for the drive out to the Royal Site of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, and listen as your guide shares insights into the historic landmark. On arrival, admire the wall paintings in the Pantheon de los Reyes, tour the monastery facade, and visit the Gothic basilica of San Lorenzo el Real.
Next, head to the Valley of the Fallen, located in a preserved national park. Learn about the site’s history and explore the memorial’s crypt and basilica, before taking in spectacular views of the valley and the 490-foot (150-meter) cross itself.
Return to your vehicle and relax on your journey back, as the tour concludes with drop-off in central Madrid.