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How to see a bullfight in MadridHow to see flamenco in a tablao in MadridHow to enjoy the city view from the gallery of the Royal Palace in MadridHow to see the Changing of the Guard in MadridHow to dance on the roof of the Roof Bar in MadridHow to see the sunset on the observation deck of the Egyptian temple in MadridHow to see the procession of sheep through the city in Madrid27 things to doin Madrid
Located on the site of the former stables, the gardens are made in French style, and considered to be a decoration of the Royal Palace.
The construction of the Sabatini Gardens (Jardines de Sabatini) took about 40 years. They are made in the best traditions of French landscape designers. Among the highlights of the gardens are the mazes made of boxwood and privet.
The Sabatini Gardens are famous for its flora and fauna - you can find mighty cypresses, gentle magnolias and majestic pines here. Wood pigeons and pheasants also live in the park. And right near the lakes with the statues of the kings of Spain you can often meet strolling couples.
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Walk in the Sabatini Gardens
Near the Royal Palace you can relax on a bench next to the noisy fountains and green idols made of boxwood and privet.FREE13
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Sabatini Gardens on the mapLocation: Royal Palace of Madrid
from 10:00 am to 6:00-8:00 pm
More places to visit in Madrid
In past it was a favorite place of aristocracy, now it is a favorite vacation spot of Madrid citizens, where you can have a picnic.3
Elegant palace of glass, right in the middle of the Retiro Park, has been a must visit place for travelers to Madrid for 2000 years.2
Circulo de Bellas Artes
It is located on the main street of Madrid - Gran Via, this building is not very popular among traveler and not all inhabitants of Madrid are aware of its existence.12
The Roof Bar
The bar is located at the top of the hotel Melia and is considered bohemian place where you can meet the "golden youth" of Madrid and find the coolest parties in town.18
Lighthouse of Moncloa
A notable TV tower is hundred meters high and provides the best views of the city from its observation deck.11
Parque del Oeste
In Oeste Park, in front of the Plaza of Spain, you can ride a cable car, stroll among the roses and see the Egyptian temple that was built 4 centuries ago.10
Square of Spain
This is the main square of Madrid, the largest square in Spain and the place where the most beautiful buildings of the city are located.10
Las Ventas bullring is one of the biggest and most famous bullring in the world, all bullfighters in the world want to be on this arena.22
Royal Palace of Madrid
The residence of the Kings of Spain, where you can look at the decoration of the luxurious rooms, see works of famous painters, and once a month see the changing of the guard.37
Combining baroque and neoclassicism, the gate in the Independence Square in Madrid has been one of the most beautiful sights of the city for a long time.4
Plaza de Cibeles
The bright and huge square of Madrid, it is surrounded by palaces that close from prying eyes the gorgeous fountain Cibeles.1
The unique building for Spain, which was built in Egypt about 2000 years ago and was dedicated to the goddess Isis. Now it is located in the West Park.15