El Escorial

San Lorenzo de El Escorial is a town about 45 km northwest of in . Set in the foothills of the Sierra de Guadarrama, its chief attraction is the Monastery of El Escorial, a World Heritage Site that was the power centre of the Spanish empire under King Felipe II.
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Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Casita del Príncipe is an eighteenth-century building located in , Spain. Photo: Esetena, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Summit
is a mountain in the range in the of Spain, a chain that runs from east to west. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Theater
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Church
The is a church located in El Escorial, . Photo: Rodelar, CC BY-SA 3.0 es.

Localities in the Area

Town
San Lorenzo de , also known as de Arriba, is a town and municipality in the… Photo: jacilluch, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Town
is a municipality in the , located 45 km northwest of the capital . Photo: Rodelar, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Village
is a village in the in Sierra Oeste. It had 1,404 inhabitants in 2007. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0 es.

El Escorial

Latitude
40.589° or 40° 35' 20.4" north
Longitude
-4.148° or 4° 8' 52.9" west
Elevation
1044 metres (3425 feet)
Geo­Names ID
6269236

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: El Escorial
  • Arabic: El Escorial
  • Arabic: الإسكوريال
  • Arabic: الاسكوريال
  • Arabic: مكتبة الأسكوريال
  • Aragonese: Monesterio d'El Escorial
  • Armenian: Էլ Էսկորիալ
  • Asturian: Monasteriu d'El Escorial
  • Asturian: Monesteriu d'El Escorial
  • Asturian: Real Monasteriu de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Azerbaijani: Eskorial
  • Basque: El Escorial
  • Basque: El Escorial monasterioa
  • Belarusian: Эскарыял
  • Bosnian: Monasterio de El Escorial
  • Bulgarian: Ескориал
  • Burmese: အယ်လ်အက်စ်ကိုးရီးယယ်
  • Catalan: Biblioteca de l'Escorial
  • Catalan: Escorial
  • Catalan: L'Escorial
  • Catalan: Monestir d'El Escorial
  • Catalan: Monestir de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Catalan: Monestir de San Lorenzo de l'Escorial
  • Catalan: Monestir de San Lorenzo del Escorial
  • Catalan: Monestir de Sant Llorenç de l'Escorial
  • Catalan: Monestir de l'Escorial
  • Catalan: Monestir de l’Escorial
  • Catalan: Palau de l'Escorial
  • Catalan: Real Monasterio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Catalan: Sant Llorenç de l'Escorial
  • Catalan: l'Escorial
  • Cebuano: Escorial (munisipyo sa Espanya)
  • Cebuano: Escorial
  • Central Kurdish: ئێسکۆریاڵ
  • Chinese: 埃斯科里亚尔修道院
  • Chinese: 埃斯科里亚尔宫
  • Chinese: 聖羅倫佐修道院
  • Chinese: 艾尔·艾斯克里亚宫
  • Corsican: Monasterio de El Escorial
  • Croatian: El Escorial
  • Croatian: Escorial
  • Croatian: San Lorenzo el Real de El Escorial
  • Czech: El Escorial
  • Czech: Klášter El Escorial
  • Danish: Escorial
  • Dutch: Escorial
  • Dutch: Escorial klooster
  • Egyptian Arabic: اسكوريال
  • Egyptian Arabic: الإسكوريال
  • Egyptian Arabic: الاسكوريال
  • English: Escurial
  • English: Eskorialo
  • English: Monastery of El Escorial
  • English: Royal Palace, El Escorial
  • English: Royal Seat of San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Esperanto: El Escorial
  • Esperanto: Monaĥejo San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Esperanto: Monaĥejo de El Escorial
  • Esperanto: Monaĥejo de Eskorialo
  • Esperanto: Monaĥejo de San Lorenzo del Escorial
  • Esperanto: Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Estonian: San Lorenzo de El Escoriali kuninglik klooster
  • Finnish: El Escorial
  • Finnish: Escorialin luostari
  • French: Escorial
  • French: Escurial
  • French: L'Escorial
  • French: L'Escurial
  • French: Monastère de l'Escorial
  • French: Palais de l'Escorial
  • French: Palais de l'Escurial
  • French: Site royal de Saint-Laurent-de-l'Escurial
  • Galician: Mosteiro do Escorial
  • Georgian: ესკორიალი
  • German: Escorial
  • German: Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Greek: Ελ Εσκοριάλ
  • Greek: Εσκοριάλ
  • Hawaiian: Monasterio de El Escorial
  • Hebrew: אל אסקוריאל
  • Hebrew: האסקוריאל
  • Hebrew: המנזר המלכותי של סן לורנצו
  • Hindi: एल एस्कोरल
  • Hungarian: El Escorial-i kolostor
  • Hungarian: Escorial
  • Hungarian: San Lorenzo de El Escorial-i királyi kolostor
  • Icelandic: Monasterio de El Escorial
  • Ido: El Escorial
  • Indonesian: El Escorial
  • Irish: El Escorial
  • Italian: El Escorial
  • Italian: Escorial
  • Italian: Monasterio de San Lorenzo del Escorial
  • Italian: Monastero dell'Escorial
  • Italian: Monastero dellEscorial
  • Italian: Monastero di San Lorenzo de el Escorial
  • Italian: Monastero di San Lorenzo del Escorial
  • Japanese: エル・エスコリアル修道院
  • Japanese: エル・エスコリアル宮殿
  • Japanese: サン・ロレンソ・デ・エル・エスコリアル修道院
  • Javanese: El Escorial
  • Korean: 에스코리알
  • Korean: 에스코리알 수도원
  • Korean: 엘에스코리알
  • Latin: Sanctus Laurentius Scorialensis
  • Latvian: Eskorjals
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Monceria de El Escorial
  • Lithuanian: Eskorialis
  • Low German: El Escorial
  • Low German: Escorial
  • Luxembourgish: Escorial
  • Luxembourgish: Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Luxembourgish: San Lorenzo el Real de El Escorial
  • Macedonian: Ескоријал
  • Malayalam: എൽ എസ്കോറിയൽ
  • Maltese: Monasterio de El Escorial
  • Maori: Monasterio de El Escorial
  • Mingrelian: ესკორიალი
  • Mirandese: Monasterio de El Escorial
  • Norwegian: El Escorial
  • Norwegian Bokmål: El Escorial
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: El Escorial
  • Panjabi: ਏਲ ਏਸਕੋਰਲ
  • Persian: ال اسکوریال
  • Polish: Escorial
  • Polish: Eskurial
  • Portuguese: El Real Sítio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Portuguese: Mosteiro de El Escorial
  • Portuguese: Mosteiro de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Portuguese: Mosteiro de São Lourenço do Escorial
  • Portuguese: Mosteiro do Escorial
  • Portuguese: Mosteiro e Sítio de El Escorial
  • Portuguese: Mosteiro e Sítio do Escorial
  • Portuguese: Palácio do Escorial
  • Romanian: El Escorial
  • Romanian: Escorial
  • Romanian: Manastirea El Escorial
  • Romanian: Mănăstirea El Escorial
  • Russian: Монастырь Сан Лоренсо дель Эскориал
  • Russian: Эскориал
  • Russian: Эскориаль
  • Russian: Эскуриал
  • Scots: El Escorial
  • Scottish Gaelic: Mosteiro do Escorial
  • Serbian: El Eskorijal (palata)
  • Serbian: El Eskorijal
  • Serbo-Croatian: El Escorial
  • Serbo-Croatian: El Eskorijal
  • Serbo-Croatian: Escorial
  • Serbo-Croatian: Eskorijal
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kraljevski manastir San Lorenco de Eskorijal
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kraljevski samostan San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Slovak: El Escorial
  • Slovenian: El Escorial
  • Spanish: El Escorial
  • Spanish: Monasterio de El Escorial
  • Spanish: Monasterio de San Lorenzo
  • Spanish: Monasterio de San Lorenzo El Real
  • Spanish: Monasterio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Spanish: Monasterio de San Lorenzo del Escorial
  • Spanish: Monasterio del Escorial
  • Spanish: Palacio de El Escorial
  • Spanish: Real Monasterio de El Escorial
  • Spanish: Real Monasterio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Spanish: San Lorenzo del Escorial
  • Swedish: El Escorial
  • Swedish: Escorial
  • Tagalog: Monasterio de El Escorial
  • Tamil: எல் எசுக்கோரியல்
  • Thai: เอลเอสโกเรียล
  • Turkish: El Escorial
  • Ukrainian: Ескоріальський монастир
  • Urdu: ایل ایسکو
  • Urdu: ٰایل ایسکو
  • Uzbek: Eskorial
  • Vietnamese: Tu viện hoàng gia San Lorenzo de El Escorial
  • Waray (Philippines): El Escorial
  • Welsh: El Escorial
  • Wu Chinese: 艾入扩烈修宫
  • Yue Chinese: 聖羅倫佐修道院
  • एल एस्कोरियाल

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