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Itinerary

Meet your guide and group at the Royal Palace of Madrid, before it opens to the general public. Marvel at the royal residence’s grand facade, before strolling straight in.

View the Grand Staircase and notice the designer’s elegant use of mahogany and marble. Listen as your guide provides insight into the palace’s history, as you stroll past frescoes painted by Spain’s renowned artists.

Explore the Royal Armory’s range of weaponry and then visit the Royal Pharmacy, gaining insight into the history of medicine, before admiring the magnificent Throne Room. Afterward, enjoy a morning stroll through Campo del Moro, taking in the garden’s English and Moorish influences. Then relax by “the Tritons” and “Palacio de las Conchas” fountains, both located on the grounds.

Conclude your tour back at your initial meeting point, and enjoy a full day ahead to explore the rest of Madrid.

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Royal Palace of Madrid
Amigo Tours
Overview

The Royal Palace of Madrid is a must-visit for any sightseer, but the long queues and throngs of visitors can be off-putting. Beat the crowds and enjoy early access to get intimate looks at the site’s many splendid features. Tour the Royal Armory, Royal Pharmacy, and the Throne Room, and take a morning stroll in the Campo del Moro, while learning more about the palace’s royal history from your guide.

Highlights
  • Skip the queues with early access to the Royal Palace of Madrid
  • Discover the palace’s Moorish, baroque, and modern history
  • Visit the Royal Armory, Throne Room, and the Campo del Moro
  • Start early to finish early, and enjoy a full day ahead to explore
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Royal Palace of Madrid

If you are going to visit the Madrid Royal Palace, make sure you do an 'Early Entry' tour. This tour enables you to take lots of great photos without the crowds and our Guide, Belim, was an excellent guide with lots of knowledge and information....More

2  Thank dizhickey
josearo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Amigo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Diz! Thank you for your comments, it is great to know about your experience with us at the Palace. We work every day to provide the best service to all our clients because we love what we do. We hope you to come back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Interesting Tour with Charming Tour Guide

With did the early entrance tour to the Royal Palace. The best part was our tour guide, Minerva. She was very charming with a great sense of humour. Her stories added enjoyment to to the palace tour.More

Thank Gail-David
josearo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Amigo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you so much for your comments, we're glad to know you had a wonderful time with Minerva. We work every day to provide the best service to all our clients because we love what we do. We hope you to come back soon....More

Reviewed 17 August 2018
Amazing Palace in Madrid

Very important place to visit in Madrid full of history. Early access avoids the waiting on the hot weather.

Thank Yorgos O
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile
Not good at all!

Hyped and planned for the early access tour on 25th July but it never happened! Booked and fully paid for my tour well in advance on 23rd May. Was enjoying every part of my nicely planned itinerary until on the night of 24th, I wanted...More

2  Thank Shunnyc
josearo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Amigo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hello. Thank you for your comments. We extend an apology for the inconvenience as you were not able to visit the place as planned. In this case we recommend you to contact your agency so they can send us the refund request, we will be...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile
Totally worth it

This is the best way to beat the lines and Jose was a fantastic tour guide. Especially on Thursday’s (free day I think) the lines are very long to enter normally. We highly recommend!More

Thank FriscoTransplantMom
josearo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Amigo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hello! Thank you so much for your comments, we're glad to know you had a wonderful time with us while visiting the site with no lines. We work every day to provide the best service to all our clients because we love what we do....More

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Johnson R
18 September 2018|
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Response from David P | Reviewed this property |
We saw about 20 - 25 rooms. You are escorted through as a group and exploring other rooms on your own is not allowed There is no photography allowed in most of the rooms you see
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kashabean
27 May 2018|
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Response from ButterflyKeeper007 | Reviewed this property |
The guided part of the tour is about an hour and a half. Afterwards you are allowed to stay on and look around other areas of the palace such as the armoury. However, it starts to get very busy with other ticket holders when... More
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