Getting to know Madrid is getting to know the world
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Calle Mayor 49, near Mercado de San Miguel|
|ITINERARY||Puerta del Sol, Neptuno, Paseo del Prado, Atocha Station, Retiro Park, Puerta de Alcalá, Cibeles Square, Plaza Colón, Gran Via, España Square, Debod Temple, Royal Palace, Opera (Royal Theatre), San Miguel Market|
|WEAR||Come comfortable or with a bow tie, just do not forget your camera.|
Discover splendid squares, unforgettable monuments and a two-thousand-year-old temple, and wander through enchanting streets and endless gardens.
In this tour, you will encounter Puerta del Sol, one of the most sought-out squares by tourists due to the number of streets converging at it, together with historic buildings and iconic elements of the capital such as the clock of the House of the Post Office, the statue of the Bear and the Strawberry Tree and Kilometre Zero. You will also discover the fountains of Neptune and Cybele, which besides being among the most beautiful of Madrid serve as the main spots where the Real Madrid and Atlético de Madrid football teams celebrate their victories; Atocha railway station, with its unparalleled architecture; the Puerta de Alcalá, one of the five old royal gates that gave access to Madrid; the Royal Palace, one of the largest in the world; and the Temple of Debod, an Egyptian temple from the 2nd century BC in the middle of the Spanish capital.
Madrid is known for its huge avenues and squares, which you will be able to explore in this tour, including Paseo del Prado, Plaza de Colón, Plaza de España and Gran Vía. As we know that travelling can sometimes be draining, we also take you to Retiro park, where you will be able to kick back under its more than 15 thousand trees that create the perfect backdrop for relaxing, and to the San Miguel market, where you will be able to recharge your batteries by savouring exquisite local delicacies.
Gather up to four friends or relatives, come with us and be dazzled by some of the main marvels that Madrid has to offer. This tour takes one hour and we guarantee that our drivers/guides will provide a fun ride full of historic and cultural titbits, turning you into true locals.