After the steps of the Royal Family of Spain
During this tour we'll get to know the main facts of the Spanish Royal Family. The Prado Museum is actually their family photo album, and in a very entertaining way we will get to learn about the main royal dynasties that have ruled the destinies of Spain. Without forgetting the artistic point of view, after all, a great part of the collection was theirs until the 19th century, and mirrors their likings and preferences, thus their personality. After that we will move to the other side of the Old City in order to get to know in person their last residence, until the year 1931, the royal apartments at the Royal Palace, a fantastic experience which will complete all the knowledge acquired in the Prado Museum. Maximum 7 participants.
Larger parties ask for conditions.
There is only one BUT, as the Royal Palace is not just a Museum but it is also used for official events by the Royal Family, its closing is sometimes announced last minute and we need to have a Plan B, in case that happened. We'll see
During this tour we will get to know about the Spanish Royal Family from the Catholic Monarchs to our days. In order to do that we will visit the Prado Museum and the Royal Palace, which has been their residence till 1931.
In order to go from one venue to the other we will use either taxis or metro.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Check on Google Maps, corner between Calle Bailén and Calle Requena. That is where the group entrance of Royal Palace is located.
End location: Prado Museum
Duration: 5 hours
Taxi or subway
Guiding fees for 5 hours from beginning to end and admission fees to both museums, Royal Palace and Prado Museum.
If you prefer to buy your own tickets or think you have the right to concessions, or children,choose the tour without the museum tickets included and let me know, in that case the skip the line at the Prado won't be guaranteed.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
12 Euro - Per taxi. 4 passengers per taxi, to go from Royal Palace to Prado Museum. We could also use the subway.
Transportation from one museum to the other