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  • Madrid.

    Tourist destinations


    Madrid. Madrid, the capital of Spain, is a cosmopolitan city that combines the most modern infrastructures and the status as an economic, financial, administrative and service centre, with a large cultural and artistic heritage, a legacy of centuries of exciting history. Madrid, the capital of Spain…

  • Villarejo de Salvanés.

    Tourist destinations


    … 28590. Villarejo de Salvanés. Madrid. Villarejo de Salvanés is situated in the Madrid Region, about 50 km from the capital. It belongs to the Cuenca del Tajo basin. The castle, the church and Casa de la Tercia house have the Property of Cultural Interest designation. The Church of San Andrés, the ca…

  • Torrelaguna.

    Tourist destinations


    … 28180. Torrelaguna. Madrid. It is the place where the founder of Alcalá de Henares University, Cardinal Cisneros, was born. He promoted the construction of several monuments in Torrelaguna. Its old town has been declared Property of Cultural Interest. Torrelaguna is in the northeast of Madrid Autono…

  • Boadilla del Monte.

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    … 28660. Boadilla del Monte. Madrid. Boadilla del Monte is located in the southeast of Madrid, near the municipalities of Majadahonda, Villaviciosa de Odón, Alcorcón, Pozuelo de Alarcón and Brunete. There are different theories about the origins of Boadilla. One of them says that it was built by the A…

  • Nuevo Baztán.

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    … 28514. Nuevo Baztán. Madrid. This town was founded in the 18th century by Juan de Goyeneche, who commissioned its design from the architect José de Churriguera. Its old town has been declared Property of Cultural Interest. There is a predominance of the Baroque style in the old quarter of this town,…

  • Batres.

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    … 28979. Batres. Madrid. Batres is very much connected with one of the most important writers in Spanish literature - Garcilaso de la Vega. The poet spent part of his childhood in the emblematic castle because his parents owned the lands of the town. Its old town has been declared Property of Cultural…

  • Aranjuez.

    Tourist destinations, World Heritage | Cultural Heritage


    Aranjuez. Madrid. An old quarter which is a Historic-Artistic Site, royal palaces, and gardens on the banks of the Tagus form the layout of Aranjuez. The ideas of the Enlightenment, adapted to the urban development of cities, are embodied here in a balance between nature and man, the watercourses an…

  • Alcalá de Henares.

    Tourist destinations, World Heritage | Cultural Heritage


    Alcalá de Henares. Madrid. This town near Madrid, birthplace of the illustrious Miguel de Cervantes, author of “Don Quixote”, and home to one of the most prestigious universities in Spain, has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Its rich monumental heritage, formed by churches, convents a…

  • San Lorenzo de El Escorial.

    Tourist destinations, World Heritage | Cultural Heritage


    San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Madrid. In the heart of the Guadarrama mountain range, only 50 kilometres from Madrid, stands the town of San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Mount Abantos, its pine forests and the Herrería estate form the natural surroundings of this place, which has its focal point in the Mona…

  • Chinchón.

    Tourist destinations


    Chinchón. Madrid. The beautiful medieval square is Chinchón's most emblematic landmark. Irregular in shape and formed by houses of two and three floors with running balconies, it has been the scene of a great many events and presentations. Situated 45 km from Madrid, Chinchón is recognizable in the …

  • Manzanares El Real.

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    Manzanares El Real. Manzanares el Real. Madrid. Manzanares El Real. An ideal place to enjoy nature, history and outdoor sports less than 60 kilometres from Madrid. Manzanares El Real, nestling in the mountains of the Sierra de Madrid, is situated within the Cuenca Alta del Manzanares Park, declared …

  • Rascafría.

    Tourist destinations


    Rascafría. Madrid. Rascafría is a beautiful, peaceful town in the northwestern area of the Madrid region, sitting in the incomparable geographic surroundings of the the Lozoya valley. In town is the parish church of San Andrés Apóstol, dating from the 15th century and restored in the 20th century, w…