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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
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
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
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 oldest restaurant in the world, where worked as a waiter Goya, and at one table wrote books Ernest Hemingway.13
Puerta del Sol
The central area of the city where is a zero kilometer, all roads of Madrid begin, and where is a symbol of the city - the bear with strawberry tree.18
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
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
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
Lighthouse of Moncloa
A notable TV tower is hundred meters high and provides the best views of the city from its observation deck.11
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
Tartan Roof Restaurant
The restaurant on the roof of the Círculo de Bellas Artes with incredible views of Madrid and the excellent cuisine of different countries.15
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