Fountains of the Royal Palace of the Farm in Segovia, near Madrid
Assessment: *** Very Recommended
If you are in Madrid, or you are going to make a tourist trip to the capital during the next dates, the Wednesday, August 25, On the occasion of the festival of San Luis, you have the opportunity to attend one of the traditional tourist attractions of the summer: see in operation all the sources of the Royal Palace of the Farm of San Ildefonsoon the slope of Segovia from the Sierra de Guadarrama.
In this natural enclave you can visit the aforementioned royal palace, built on behalf of Felipe V in the mid-eighteenth century, in order to become a resting place within a historic hunting ground.
The biggest tourist attraction of your visit to the Royal Palace of the Farm of San Ildefonso is undoubtedly stroll through their Versailles style gardens and enjoy the operation of its 26 fountains, some of which form truly spectacular sculptural ensembles.
In GUIDES TRAVEL TO MADRID you have a wide Photo gallery of the gardens and fountains of the Royal Palace of the Farm, in Segovia, as well as Tips for visiting these gardens and fountains, with their days and hours of operation.