"Gardens and Palaces" Top 5 Page for this destination Aranjuez by SirRichard
Aranjuez Travel Guide: 55 reviews and 175 photos
Aranjuez is very close to Madrid, just 30 minutes by train.
It has been summer palace of many spanish kings and queens, and have the best woods and gardens around Madrid.
Built by the shore of the Tajo River, it's a refreshing getaway from Madrid's rush and heat...
There are 2 main gardens here:
- Prince gardens
- Island gardens
Both are huge and green, and make a very nice place for a relaxing walk. You would never believe you are in the dry Castilla plain...
The Royal Place is surrounded by magnificient gardens. The best time to visit is obviously in spring, when gardens are at its best and the heat is not too extreme.
But in autumn you can enjoy its redish foliage too...
There is a bus going to Madrid from Aranjuez every half hour or so. It leaves from near the "Isabel II" gardens, in the... more travel advice
You can have a canoeing trip at the River Tajus, very beautiful at this point, for 2-5 hours. Groups of 10. Reserve at... more travel advice
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