The area is lovely but the monument is an anachronistic lump in beautiful landscape. Weird. See it in those terms.
The Valley of the Fallen is a Spanish monumental complex built between...read more
The Valley of the Fallen is a Spanish monumental complex built between 1940 and 1958 and located in the valley of Cuelgamuros, in the municipality of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, in the Community of Madrid. It is located in the Sierra de Guadarrama, 9.5 km north of the monastery of El Escorial.