Things to see and do - Aranjuez
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Aranjuez Travel guide
Aranjuez : Michelin's recommendations
The royal site at Aranjuez, appears as a peaceful oasis on the banks of the Tagus. The palace, embellished by the Bourbons in the 18C, houses a majestic staircase and a large number of decorated rooms that echo the design of Versailles. Outside, there is a magnificent formal garden embellished by sculpted fountains. The palace’s shaded avenues are a popular place for a stroll on Sundays for Madrileños escaping the Spanish capital.
Tourist attractions Aranjuez : Things to see and do
The estate dates back to the 14C when it was used by the Catholic Monarchs. Carlos V enlarged the domain, but the present palace can be attributed to Felipe II who called on future architects of the Escorial to erect a new palace and gardens. In the ..
calle de la Reina
Located at the end of the prince's garden, the neo-Classical Casa des Labrador, is the result of one of Charles IV's whims, and bears witness to the refinement of the Bourbon court in Spain. The interior is a remarkable example of 18C decorative art,..
calle de la Reina
A vast 150 ha park surrounded by a gate with four monumental doors by Juan de Villanueva. During your visit, admire the great variety of trees along the avenues. Created by Boutelou in 1763, this English garden perfectly characterises the style in vo..
San Antonio, 22 E - 28300 Aranjuez
Prix Prices from : 67 €
Situated in the historic centre of Aranjuez, the NH Collection Palacio de Aranjuez is located directly opposite the Royal Palace. Occupying an 18th-century building, it offers modern rooms with satellite TV and free Wi-Fi. The NH Collection Palacio ..
Principe, 71 E - 28300 Aranjuez
Prix Prices from : 50 €
Located within the charming town of Aranjuez, just 50 minutes south of Madrid, this beautifully renovated, 18th-century hotel enjoys a stunning setting beside the palace gardens. The Hotel Don Manuel offers air-conditioned accommodation in a royal s..
Montesinos, 22 E - 28300 Aranjuez
This contemporary and cosy hotel is situated in the historical centre of Aranjuez, under 50 km from Madrid and declared a World Heritage Site The friendly hotel is rustic in style combined with modern touches. The area is peaceful, parking is not a ..
Almíbar 42 E - 28300 Aranjuez
A welcoming restaurant with a profusion of wood and a decor that pays homage to the world of bullfighting. Very popular public bar as well as three well-appointed dining rooms.
carrera de Andalucía 17 E - 28300 Aranjuez
A long standing, family-run restaurant in which the main dining room, crowned by a beautiful wood ceiling, is on the first floor. The chef offers updated traditional cuisine, in which locally sourced vegetables feature strongly.
pl. de la Unesco 2 (urb. Ciudad Jardín de Aranjuez) E - 28300 Aranjuez