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Product Name
  • Madrid's Private Half Day Highlights with skip-the-line Prado tickets
  • Madrid's Private Half Day Highlights with skip-the-line Prado tickets
Description
  • This four hour tour will introduce you to the lives of some of the most influential artists of Europe, followed by a memorable walk around the stunning Buen Retiro Park
  •  - Commence your tour at the Prado Museum
  •  - Take in the phenomenal architecture and masterpieces
  •  - Learn about major art movements
  •  - Re-fuel with a swift coffee break
  •  - Cruise through Buen Retiro Park
  •  - Snap pictures of the Monument to Alfonso XII and el Casón del Buen Retiro building
  •  - Marvel at the architecture of the Church of San Jeronimos
  • The Very Best of Art and Culture
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  • You will begin your tour at the Spanish national art museum: the Prado Museum. Founded in 1819, it is well worth a visit just for its stunning neoclassical architecture, let alone its impressive collection of some 8,000 paintings and many beautiful sculptures, drawings and prints. Here, your expert guide will endeavour to shed some light on the major art movements you will see in the museum, including the Renaissance and Baroque
  • You will also learn about the fascinating social and cultural background of some of the most iconic paintings house in the museum, such as the Spanish masterpiece Las Meninas by Velazquez; Artwork by Fran Angelico, gifted creator of The Annunciation; Christ Washing the Disciple’s feet by Tintoretto, and masterpieces by the Dutch painter Hieronymus Bosch
  •  Sublime Walk
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  • After a well deserved coffee break, you will head over to the fabulous Buen Retiro Park, where your guide will walk you through its rich history, traced back to Isabella I (1505). You will notice stunning sights such as the artificial lake that complements the impressive Monument to Alfonso XII, and el Casón del Buen Retiro building; one of two remaining 17th century additions to the park and former home of King Philip IV
  • Well worth a visit, this is now a museum housing an incredible collection of 19th and 20th century paintings, including work by the Spanish painter, Joaquín Sorolla. You will also have the opportunity to visit the absolutely beautiful Church of San Jeronimos; and the crowning place of King Juan Carlos in 1975
  • This four hour tour will introduce you to the lives of some of the most influential artists of Europe, followed by a memorable walk around the stunning Buen Retiro Park - Commence your tour at the Prado Museum  - Take in the phenomenal architecture and masterpieces - Learn about major art movements - Re-fuel with a swift coffee break - Cruise through Buen Retiro Park  - Snap pictures of the Monument to Alfonso XII and el Casón del Buen Retiro building - Marvel at the architecture of the Church of San Jeronimos The Very Best of Art and Culture You will begin your tour at the Spanish national art museum: the Prado Museum. Founded in 1819, it is well worth a visit just for its stunning neoclassical architecture, let alone its impressive collection of some 8,000 paintings and many beautiful sculptures, drawings and prints. Here, your expert guide will endeavour to shed some light on the major art movements you will see in the museum, including the Renaissance and BaroqueYou will also learn about the fascinating social and cultural background of some of the most iconic paintings house in the museum, such as the Spanish masterpiece Las Meninas by Velazquez; Artwork by Fran Angelico, gifted creator of The Annunciation; Christ Washing the Disciple’s feet by Tintoretto, and masterpieces by the Dutch painter Hieronymus Bosch Sublime Walk After a well deserved coffee break, you will head over to the fabulous Buen Retiro Park, where your guide will walk you through its rich history, traced back to Isabella I (1505). You will notice stunning sights such as the artificial lake that complements the impressive Monument to Alfonso XII, and el Casón del Buen Retiro building; one of two remaining 17th century additions to the park and former home of King Philip IVWell worth a visit, this is now a museum housing an incredible collection of 19th and 20th century paintings, including work by the Spanish painter, Joaquín Sorolla. You will also have the opportunity to visit the absolutely beautiful Church of San Jeronimos; and the crowning place of King Juan Carlos in 1975
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  • Not wheelchair accessible

Version 5 – July 25, 2020 18:21

Product Name
  • Madrid's Private Half Day Highlights with skip-the-line Prado tickets
  • Madrid's Half Day Highlights with skip-the-line Prado tickets
Description Summary
  • Discover world class art in the Prado Museum, then relax with a sublime walk along the Retiro Park
  • Discover world class art in the Prado Museum, then relax with a sublime walk along the Retiro Park.
Description
  • This four hour tour will introduce you to the lives of some of the most influential artists of Europe, followed by a memorable walk around the stunning Buen Retiro Park - Commence your tour at the Prado Museum  - Take in the phenomenal architecture and masterpieces - Learn about major art movements - Re-fuel with a swift coffee break - Cruise through Buen Retiro Park  - Snap pictures of the Monument to Alfonso XII and el Casón del Buen Retiro building - Marvel at the architecture of the Church of San Jeronimos The Very Best of Art and Culture You will begin your tour at the Spanish national art museum: the Prado Museum. Founded in 1819, it is well worth a visit just for its stunning neoclassical architecture, let alone its impressive collection of some 8,000 paintings and many beautiful sculptures, drawings and prints. Here, your expert guide will endeavour to shed some light on the major art movements you will see in the museum, including the Renaissance and BaroqueYou will also learn about the fascinating social and cultural background of some of the most iconic paintings house in the museum, such as the Spanish masterpiece Las Meninas by Velazquez; Artwork by Fran Angelico, gifted creator of The Annunciation; Christ Washing the Disciple’s feet by Tintoretto, and masterpieces by the Dutch painter Hieronymus Bosch Sublime Walk After a well deserved coffee break, you will head over to the fabulous Buen Retiro Park, where your guide will walk you through its rich history, traced back to Isabella I (1505). You will notice stunning sights such as the artificial lake that complements the impressive Monument to Alfonso XII, and el Casón del Buen Retiro building; one of two remaining 17th century additions to the park and former home of King Philip IVWell worth a visit, this is now a museum housing an incredible collection of 19th and 20th century paintings, including work by the Spanish painter, Joaquín Sorolla. You will also have the opportunity to visit the absolutely beautiful Church of San Jeronimos; and the crowning place of King Juan Carlos in 1975
  • This four hour tour will introduce you to the lives of some of the most influential artists of Europe, followed by a memorable walk around the stunning Buen Retiro Park.Commence your tour at the Prado Museum .Take in the phenomenal architecture and masterpieces.Learn about major art movements.Re-fuel with a swift coffee break.Cruise through Buen Retiro Park .Snap pictures of the Monument to Alfonso XII and el Casón del Buen Retiro building.Marvel at the architecture of the Church of San Jeronimos . The Very Best of Art and Culture You will begin your tour at the Spanish national art museum: the Prado Museum. Founded in 1819, it is well worth a visit just for its stunning neoclassical architecture, let alone its impressive collection of some 8,000 paintings and many beautiful sculptures, drawings and prints. Here, your expert guide will endeavour to shed some light on the major art movements you will see in the museum, including the Renaissance and Baroque.You will also learn about the fascinating social and cultural background of some of the most iconic paintings house in the museum, such as the Spanish masterpiece Las Meninas by Velazquez; Artwork by Fran Angelico, gifted creator of The Annunciation; Christ Washing the Disciple’s feet by Tintoretto, and masterpieces by the Dutch painter Hieronymus Bosch. Sublime Walk After a well deserved coffee break, you will head over to the fabulous Buen Retiro Park, where your guide will walk you through its rich history, traced back to Isabella I (1505). You will notice stunning sights such as the artificial lake that complements the impressive Monument to Alfonso XII, and el Casón del Buen Retiro building; one of two remaining 17th century additions to the park and former home of King Philip IV.Well worth a visit, this is now a museum housing an incredible collection of 19th and 20th century paintings, including work by the Spanish painter, Joaquín Sorolla. You will also have the opportunity to visit the absolutely beautiful Church of San Jeronimos; and the crowning place of King Juan Carlos in 1975.
Highlights
  • Commence your tour at the Prado Museum
  • Take in the phenomenal architecture and masterpieces
  • Learn about major art movements
  • Re-fuel with a swift coffee break
  • Cruise through Buen Retiro Park
  • Snap pictures of the Monument to Alfonso XII and el Casón del Buen Retiro building
  • Marvel at the architecture of the Church of San Jeronimos
Included
  • Skip the line entrance tickets to the Prado Museum
  • A friendly, professional tour guide for your own private group
  • Plenty of time to take photos of your favourite places
  • Skip the line entrance tickets to the Prado Museum,A friendly
Excluded
  • Cost of transportation on the day
  • Food and drink, although your guide will be happy to recommend local favourites along the way
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Cost of hotel pick up/drop off. Your guide will accompany you in a taxi or by public transport.,Food and drink
Know Before You Go
  • Please bring comfortable walking shoes
  • Please bring any medical requirements you need throughout the day
Know Before You Book
  • This is primarily a walking tour
  • Cost of transportation on the day is not included
Cancellation Notes
  • Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund
  • Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund
  • Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund
  • Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund