Jardines del Real Sitio de la Granja de San Ildefonso (Segovia). Recently-restored maze of the Jardines de la Granja de San Ildefonso (1720), created by Felipe V, the first Spanish monarch from the Bourbon dynasty. This is an exceptional French-style garden, and particularly famous for its water features, including cascades and fountains.
Information on Gardens at La Granja de San Ildefonso. Parks and historic gardens in San Ildefonso, Segovia, Castile-Leon. Park opening times and ticket prices on the official portal for culture in Spain.
La Granja de San Ildefonso in the town of San Ildefonso (Segovia), eighty km north of Madrid, is the site of the baroque palace set in gardens in the French manner and sculptural fountains, that was built for Philip V of Spain.
Royal Palace of La Granja de San Ildefonso - Wikipedia, the The original waterworks and piping are still functional. They rely purely on gravity to project water up the fountain jets, including to the 40 metres (130 ft) height of the "Fame" fountain. A reservoir, El Mar (the Sea), lies secluded at the highest point of the landscape park, and provides the supply and water pressure for the whole system. free encyclopedia