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Number of sights 10 sights
Distance 5.1 km
Ascend 0 m
Descend 0 m

Your chosen free self-guided walking sightseeing tour is located in Aranjuez, Spain. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions including their details.

All sightseeing tours in Aranjuez Individual sights in Aranjuez

Sight 1: Jardín de la Isla

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The garden on the island is a historic garden located in the north of Lanjuez Palace. It is one of the major landscaping projects in the Spanish Renaissance next to the farmhouse in Madrid. It has been of cultural significance since 1931 and has been a World Heritage site since 2001 as part of the aranjuez Declaration on Cultural Landscapes.

Wikipedia: Jardín de la Isla (Aranjuez) (ES)

arrow down foot steps 913 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 2: Cuarteles de las reales guardias españolas y valonas

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The barracks of the Spanish and Walloon Royal Guards are two neoclassical buildings, almost identical, built at the ruins of the Royal Aranjues, south of Madrid, by French architect jaime marquet between 1770 and 1772. Its role is to accommodate the Royal Guards of the Royal Guards, who are the protagonists of Royal Day, and the parade is designed to promote the strength of the absolute monarchy of the people of the Plains. These two buildings are located on both sides of the central axis of the staff that originally formed the star beam. This is a garden at the foot of the main facade of aranjuez Palace, which is the venue of these parades. It is currently in a regrettable state of protection.

Wikipedia: Cuarteles de las reales guardias españolas y valonas de Aranjuez (ES)

arrow down foot steps 460 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 3: Mansion of Silvela

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The Silvela Palace is a civil building located in the former Garden of Medicinal Plants of the Spanish Royal Family, today "Silvela Garden", in front of the Royal Palace of Aranjuez.

Wikipedia: Palacio Silvela (ES)

arrow down foot steps 276 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 4: Jardín del Rey

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Jardín del Rey Jose Luis Filpo Cabana / CC BY 3.0

The King's Garden is a historic garden located next to the Royal Palace of Aranjuez, Spain. Made in the second half of the sixteenth century, its composition mixes the Hispano-Muslim heritage and Italian Renaissance influences, and is one of the few examples of Renaissance landscaping in Spain. Since 1931 it has been an Asset of Cultural Interest and since 2001 it has been a World Heritage Site as part of the declaration of Cultural Landscape of Aranjuez.

Wikipedia: Jardín del Rey (Aranjuez) (ES)

arrow down foot steps 161 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 5: Jardín del Parterre

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The Parterre Garden is a historic garden located next to the Royal Palace of Aranjuez. It is one of the few examples of classic French gardening in Spain. Since 1931 it has been an Asset of Cultural Interest and since 2001 it has been a World Heritage Site as part of the declaration of Cultural Landscape of Aranjuez.

Wikipedia: Jardín del Parterre (Aranjuez) (ES)

arrow down foot steps 148 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 6: Jardín de la Reina

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Queen's Garden is a historic garden adjacent to Lanjuez Palace. It has been of cultural significance since 1931 and has been a World Heritage site since 2001 as part of the aranjuez Declaration on Cultural Landscapes.

Wikipedia: Jardín de la Reina (Aranjuez) (ES)

arrow down foot steps 565 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 7: Iglesia de San Antonio

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Iglesia de San Antonio Dirección General de Turismo. Consejería de Economía e Innovación Tecnológica. Comunidad de Madrid. / CC BY 3.0 es

The Church of San Antonio is a church located in Aranjuez, in the Community of Madrid, Spain. It was declared Bien de Interés Cultural and a World Heritage Site by UNESCO within Aranjuez Cultural Landscape in 2003.

Wikipedia: San Antonio de Padua, Aranjuez (EN)

arrow down foot steps 276 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 8: Aranjuez

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Aranjuez is a city and municipality of Spain, part of the Community of Madrid.

Wikipedia: Aranjuez (EN)

arrow down foot steps 376 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 9: Jardín de Isabel II

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The Garden of Isabel II is a historic garden located next to the Plaza de San Antonio, in Aranjuez. It was the first landscaped space for public use in the city and possibly one of the first of its kind in Spain. Since 1931 it has been an Asset of Cultural Interest and since 2001 it has been a World Heritage Site as part of the declaration of Cultural Landscape of Aranjuez.

Wikipedia: Jardín de Isabel II (Aranjuez) (ES)

arrow down foot steps 1921 meters / 23 minutes

Sight 10: Casa del Labrador

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The Casa del Labrador is a neoclassical palace in Aranjuez, Spain. The name means "house of the farm labourer", and was borrowed from an earlier building on the site, although the new building was intended for royal use. It was designed to complement the Royal Palace, providing a place for the royal family to spend the day without some of the customary restrictions of court life.

Wikipedia: Casa del Labrador (EN)

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