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Valley of the Fallen (Valle de los Caídos) Tours and Activities

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Built into the mountains north of Madrid, Spain's Valley of the Fallen (Valle de los Caídos) is a memorial to those who died in the Spanish Civil War. Erected by Nationalist leader Francisco Franco, the sight has been steeped in controversy. The somber attraction is known for its ziggurat-like facade, vaulted crypt, and granite cross.

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Carretera de Guadarrama/El Escorial, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid, 28209
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El Escorial Monastery and the Valley of the Fallen from Madrid

El Escorial Monastery and the Valley of the Fallen from Madrid

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Discover Spanish history on a guided half-day visit from Madrid to the monastery of El Escorial and the Valley of the Fallen monument. Accompanied by a guide, delve into the history of the religious El Escorial complex and discover why it was considered the eighth wonder of the world. Then see the sculptures at the Valley of the Fallen monument built to honor those who died during the Spanish Civil War.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.66
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$69.66

El Escorial Monastery, Valley of the Fallen and Segovia: Day Trip from Madrid

El Escorial Monastery, Valley of the Fallen and Segovia: Day Trip from Madrid

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Take a luxury bus tour in the company of an expert guide to the Royal Monastery and Palace of El Escorial which has UNESCO World Heritage status. Discover the Valley of the Fallen with the largest cross all over the world. Enjoy a visit a UNESCO city in Segovia.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.10
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El Escorial, Valley of the Fallen and Segovia from Madrid

El Escorial, Valley of the Fallen and Segovia from Madrid

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This tour from Madrid to El Escorial which also includes a visit to the Valley of the Fallen and the Segovia city is one of the essential tours near Madrid. An unforgettable experience in a unique place for architecture, history and landscape!
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$64.64
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Escorial Monastery and the Valley of the Fallen Tour from Madrid

Escorial Monastery and the Valley of the Fallen Tour from Madrid

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This is tour is ideal for time-tight travelers interested in religious sights and historic monuments. Avoid the hassle of organizing car rental, and instead, travel with ease between sites in a luxury bus with air-conditioning and Wi-Fi. Go to a UNESCO World Heritage Site—Monasterio del Escorial, and visit the Valley of the Fallen (Valle de los Caidos) monument and Catholic Basilica.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.38
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Royal Monastery of El Escorial + Toledo Half Day Afternoon Tour

Royal Monastery of El Escorial + Toledo Half Day Afternoon Tour

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Enjoy two of the top attractions near Madrid, El Escorial Monastery and the picturesque town of Toledo, for one great price during this full-day Super Saver tour. Check out El Escorial in the morning, visiting the nearby Valley of the Fallen monument commemorating the dead of the Spanish Civil War, and hearing insights into Spain's monarchy and 20th-century history from your guide. Continue in the afternoon to the hilltop city of Toledo, the country's medieval capital, to view priceless art by El Greco. All entrance fees, coach transport, and optional lunch upgrade included.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$118.77
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El Escorial & Valley Half-Day Morning Tour from Madrid

El Escorial & Valley Half-Day Morning Tour from Madrid

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Uncover the mysteries of magnificent landmarks, El Escorial Monastery and The Valley of the Fallen, on an enriching 5-hour tour from Madrid. Travel through the picturesque countryside surrounding Madrid, and embark on a guided tour of the King of Spain’s official residence on arrival at the UNESCO-listed El Escorial landmark. Then, gaze in awe at the monumental memorial of The Valley of the Fallen, a sculpture that commemorates the victims of the Spanish civil war. Gain valuable insight in Madrid’s rich history, and enjoy the convenience of round-trip transportation from Madrid.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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El Escorial & Valley of the Fallen from Madrid

El Escorial & Valley of the Fallen from Madrid

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Enhance your experience of two of Madrid’s most impressive monuments on an enriching 5-hour excursion to the Escorial Monastery and the Valley of the Fallen. With a professional guide, delve into the intriguing history of the arresting landmarks, touring the sacred interior of the Escorial Monastery and gazing at the colossal cross in the Valley of the Fallen. Upgrade your tour to include a visit to the majestic medieval city of Toledo and to enjoy a delicious Spanish lunch.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.38
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Private Tour El Escorial and The Valley of the Fallen from Madrid

Private Tour El Escorial and The Valley of the Fallen from Madrid

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Designed for travelers that prefer a personalized experience, this private 5-hour tour of El Escorial and the Valley of the Fallen (Valle de los Caidos) guarantees undivided attention from your guide. Departing Madrid, you’ll travel in a luxury Mercedes Benz vehicle and discover two of Spain’s most symbolic attractions. Marvel at the 16th-century El Escorial monastery and visit the imposing Valley of the Fallen monument, a colossal crucifix that commemorates lives lost during the Spanish civil war. Round-trip transport from your Madrid hotel is included.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$767.05
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Historical Sites: Escorial, Valle de los Caidos & Segovia with Lunch from Madrid

Historical Sites: Escorial, Valle de los Caidos & Segovia with Lunch from Madrid

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Discover the evolution of Spanish imperium from past till the modern time. Visiting the ¨Valle de los Caídos¨ you will discover Spain of 20th century. Exploring the Monastery of Escorial provides understanding of Spanish novelty. Finally, Visit Segovia and enjoy the beauty of the city and ir’s medieval atmosfer. Tasting one of the most traditional dish of Spanish gastronomy ¨Cochinillo¨ (suckilng pig) Enjoy the full menu. Explore all of the places accompanied by our expert guide and relax in our luxury vans. Have fun and feel unique in your experience in a Premium Small Group tour.
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  • 10 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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El Escorial and Valley of the Fallen Private Tour
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El Escorial and Valley of the Fallen Private Tour

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Venture outside Spain's vibrant capital city and explore two important monuments on this half-day tour. First, visit one of the Spanish royal sites at the El Escorial Monastery and explore its sprawling complex. Then, move on to the Valley of the Fallen monument, with its giant cross and basilica, built to commemorate those killed in the Spanish Civil War.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$405.00
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Private 8-hour Tour of Madrid + Escorial Monastery & Valley of the Fallen

Private 8-hour Tour of Madrid + Escorial Monastery & Valley of the Fallen

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See the best of Madrid on this private full-day tour that showcases the top attractions and historical highlights. Follow your local guide to the Escorial Monastery and the Valley of the Fallen. Learn about local customs, traditions and history as you make your way through the sights. Enjoy the luxury and convenience of a private guide and chauffeured vehicle on this top tour.
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  • 8 hours
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$690.93
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Private 5h tour Escorial Monastery & Valley of the Fallen from Madrid w/ pick up

Private 5h tour Escorial Monastery & Valley of the Fallen from Madrid w/ pick up

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Enjoy this private day tour outside of Madrid including visits to the Monastery of the Escorial and Valley of the Fallen. You will travel in a private vehicle with a private chauffeur to ensure your guide´s full attention.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$519.63
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Private Tour to Escorial Valley of Fallen and Segovia from Madrid

Private Tour to Escorial Valley of Fallen and Segovia from Madrid

Enjoy this private day tour outside of Madrid including visits to the Monastery of the Escorial and Valley of the Fallen as well as Segovia. You will travel in a private vehicle with a private chauffeur to ensure your guide´s full attention. Once you are picked up at your accommodation, you will set off to a quick panoramic tour of Madrid until you reach your first stop: the Escorial Monastery. It is also known as the Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo El Real, built in the 16th century by King Phillip II and it now boasts a great European Art collection. You will also visit the Pantheon of Kings and Basilica. After this, the tour will continue towards the Valley of the Fallen. It is very close from the Escorial Monastery and was built as a monument of the Spanish Civil War. Then, the tour will continue towards Segovia. Upon arrival, have a quick bite to eat and then enjoy a 3 hour guided tour of Segovia. Alcazar tickets included. After that, drop off at your hotel.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$902.21
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Escorial, Valley of the Fallen & Avila with Segovia in two days from Madrid

Escorial, Valley of the Fallen & Avila with Segovia in two days from Madrid

A perfect option to discover 4 cities in two days. Ávila and Segovia, World Heritage Cities in Spain and mix them with Escorial and Valley in this magnificent day-long visit. Included: • Tour guide (bilingual) both days • Air conditioned bus transport • Walking tour in San Lorenzo del Escorial, Ávila and Segovia. • Entrance and guided visit to the Segovia Alcaza & Valley of the fallen. Not included: • Entrances to not specified monuments. • Lunch • Hotel pickup and drop off. Additional info: • .Arrive ten minutes at least before tour departs • Don’t forget to bring your camera and comfy shoes • Not wheelchair accessible. • Due to security reasons, going up to the Avila’s Wall during this tour is not permitted.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.34
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Avila - El Escorial & Valley of the Fallen - From Madrid

Avila - El Escorial & Valley of the Fallen - From Madrid

Travelers interested in history and architecture won't want to miss this small-group day trip to the walled city of Avila from Madrid. Save yourself the hassle of driving with a guided tour. Visit impressive medieval churches, monasteries, and the Avila Architecture Museum. Learn much more about Spanish culture and history than you would on your own.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$212.36
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