El Escorial & Basilica Of The Valley Half Day Tour

Experience the grandeur of the Royal Monastery of El Escorial, a World Heritage Site and a symbol of 16th-century Spanish power. Visit the Basilica of the Valley of the Fallen, carved into the mountain in the Sierra de Madrid, and marvel at the views.

Visit the spectacular El Escorial Monastery on this guided tour from Madrid. A symbol of Spanish power in the 16th century, it commemorates the victory in the Battle of St. Quentin. It is also the site of the mausoleum for Charles V.

Built in the Renaissance Humanist style, it was considered the 8th wonder of the world for some time. See the Hapsburgs Palace, the Kings and Princes Mausoleum, the Chapter Houses, the Architecture Room, the Weapons Room, the Library, and the Basilica.

Afterwards, you’ll visit the Basilica of the Valley of the Fallen, conditions permitting. This enormous monument, built between 1940 and 1959 is carved into the mountain, 1,350 meters up. An impressive 150-meter-high cross stands over the magnificent nature reserve of Madrid’s mountain range.

After your guide’s commentary, you’ll have free time to admire the wonderful views of the Sierra de Madrid.

Operating Hours

Tour starts at 08:45am, please arrive meeting point 15 minutes before tour departure time. 

Tour lasts for 5 hours. 

What You Get



Ages 16 and above


Ages 6 to 15 years old


  • Visit the Monastery of El Escorial and tour the Habsburgs Palace
  • See the Kings and Princes Mausoleum
  • Marvel at the enormous Basilica of the Valley of the Fallen



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3. Enjoy your tour



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65 6701 1185


8403 4722 (Text only)



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  • Tour is only valid for the date purchased.

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  • The e-voucher cannot be exchanged for cash or used on more than one occasion.

  • The value of the voucher is in Singapore dollars.

  • All amendment and cancellation is to be sent at least 1 day before the tour date.

How to Get There

Meeting point: Julia Travel office at C/ San Nicolás 15, next to Plaza de Ramales (Open in Google Maps)

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El Escorial & Basilica Of The Valley Half Day Tour
(Adult - 16 years and above)
El Escorial & Basilica Of The Valley Half Day Tour
(Child - 6 to 15 years old)

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