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Royal Palace of Madrid and Almudena Cathedral Skip the Line Guided Tour

The Royal Palace of Madrid and Almudena Cathedral combo guided tour combines two of Spain’s must-see attractions: Madrid’s royal palace and the Almudena Cathedral.

If you want to explore an amazing destination after visiting Madrid’s Royal Palace, this combo guided tour ticket is tailored for you.

The Royal Palace of Madrid, once the home of Spanish royalty, will be your first stop.

You will be granted skip-the-line access to the palace, where you can admire its over 3000 rooms and numerous artifacts.

Your expert guide will ensure you won’t miss any important details during the palace’s exploration.

After that, you will walk towards the Almudena Cathedral through Plaza de la Villa in the company of your guide, if you select the option

The Holy Metropolitan Cathedral Church of Santa María la Real de la Almudena, or Almudena Cathedral, is a Catholic cathedral dedicated to the Virgin Mary.

You will spend your time exploring its 12 halls filled with artifacts.

From its 70-meter-high dome, you will take in breathtaking views of the royal palace, Plaza de Oriente, and surrounding monuments.

Combo Tour Features

  • Skip-the-line entrance to Madrid’s Royal Palace
  • Entry to Almudena Cathedral (if option selected)
  • Knowledgeable tour guide
  • Headsets
  • Guided tour of the Royal Palace
  • Guided tour of Almudena Cathedral ( if option selected)

Royal Palace of Madrid and Almudena Cathedral Combo Ticket Prices

Madrid’s Royal Palace and Almudena Cathedral combo tickets cost €40 for visitors over four years of age. Kids upto four can enter for free.

Visitor’s AgeTicket Prices
Adult ticket (4+ years)€40
Infant ticket (upto 4 years)Free Entry

How to reach the Royal Palace of Madrid and Almudena Cathedral

Royal Palace of Madrid

By Metro:  Take line 2 (red line) to Opera Metro station; the palace is a 5-minute walk from the station.

By Bus: Take buses 133, 146, 147, 148, 3, 65, and 74. to the Santo Domingo Bus stop; from there, the royal palace is a 10-minute walk away.

By Taxi:  Book a taxi to Palacio Read de Madrid from anywhere in  Spain, or book a ride using taxi booking apps. 

Follow this link to learn more about reaching Madrid’s royal palace step-by-step

Almudena Cathedral

By Metro: You can take lines 3, 7, or 8 to reach Opera Station. Almudena Cathedral is a 10-minute walk from there.

By Bus: You can board line 50 from Sol and get off directly at the Almudena Cathedral. The journey time is 15 minutes.

By Taxi:  you can take a taxi to C. de Bailén, 10, Centro, 28013 Madrid from anywhere in Spain or book a ride through any taxi-hailing app.

Meeting Point for this guided tour

You will meet your guide at the Plaza de la Villa, Madrid, Spain if you choose the English guide option. Find Directions.

From there, you will walk towards the Royal Palace of Madrid

Things you need to know before visiting

  • Large bags and items are not permitted in the palace.
  • The tour guide will speak in your preferred language.
  • There are no rescheduling or refund options if you arrive late.
  • Entry tickets are only valid during the guided tour.

Frequently Asked Questions

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