Plaza de Oriente, Madrid

4.5
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Admire the grandiosity of Madrid’s Royal Palace from Plaza de Oriente. The plaza consists of three gardens, beautifully landscaped with dozens of plant varieties and lined with limestone statues of the 20 Gothic kings of the early Christian kingdom. Wander through the Baroque-inspired central gardens to see the monument of King Philip IV. Stop at one of the many garden cafes to sit and have coffee while enjoying the impressive backdrop of the palace and gardens. Plan to see Plaza de Oriente and other attractions that appeal to you using our Madrid road trip app .
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  • Arriving at Plaza de Oriente you can admire in all its majesty and grandeur the Royal Palace.
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  • Square with a very nice garden and with a walk of statues of kings, many leaves dry on the ground but very careful flowers
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