Roqueo de Chavela
Horse riding7 kilometers away from Roqueo de Chavela.Enjoy a stimulating horseback riding in the area
Madrid deep space communication complex N.A.S.A.14 Kilometers away from Roqueo de ChavelaThe complex comprises a total of six antennas, the following dimensions (in meters): one 70 (DSS-63), three of 34 (DSS 65, DSS 54, DSS-55), and a 26 (DSS -66). The oldest of these antennas, DSS-61, is used today for educational projects
N-A-S-A- museum14 kilometers away from Roqueo de Chavela During the weekends the CEV is open to individuals, offering projections on NASA missions, and free visit to the exhibition halls. Monday through Friday CEV specializes in group visits, pre-arranged, with schools, associations, and other groups interested in space exploration. For these groups different educational activities adapted to the age and interests of the participants, consisting of workshops offered sciences and astronomy.
Monasterio de San Lorenzo del Escorial15 kilometers away from Roqueo de Chavela, Valuable historical monument, was built between 1563 and 1584. The palace was the residence of the Spanish Royal Family, the basilica is the burial place of the kings of Spain and the monastery, founded by monks of the Order of St. Jerome is occupied currently by monks of the Order of St. Augustine. It is one of the most unique Renaissance architecture of Spain and Europe. Located inSan Lorenzo de El Escorial, it occupies an area of 33,327 sqm, on the southern slope of Mount Abantos, to 1028 m of altitude, in the Sierra de Guadarrama.
Open center22 kilometers from Roqueo de Chavela. Designed as an interpretive center and study of the Iberian nature, Cañada Real Open Center is located in a privileged area of the Sierra de Guadarrama, 48 kilometers from Madrid. Founded in 1988 has been declared an area of public utility by the City of El Escorial. Its facilities host the most representative species of our fauna (eagles, wolves, bobcats, deer, wild boar ...). It also has two lagoons with a great variety of waterfowl that have made the center an important natural reserve of storks.
Amazonia Park23 kilometers away from Roqueo de Chavela
The biggest adventure park in the trees of the south and west of Madrid. Over 20 games and 95 zip lines 6 circuits of adventure for all ages from 4 years.