Madrid

Things to do in Madrid

Madrid, Spain’s capital and also the biggest city in the country, is an artistic hub with three of Europe’s best-known art museums commonly referred t... Read more

Top attractions in Madrid

How many Mona Lisas are there? Of course, you’ll be familiar with Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece at the Louvre in Paris, but the Prado in Madrid also has a painting of the same woman that looks remarkably like the original.
Also known as the Queen Sofia Museum, the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía of Madrid is dedicated to late 19th and 20th century art.
Why the crazy name? The museum is named after Swiss art enthusiast Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza, who made his money in glass, plastics, auto parts, and container leasing.
When Felipe V, first of the Bourbon kings, originally conceived of the royal palace he dreamed of a place that would surpass anything of its kind in Europe.
The Monastery of El Escorial is one of the most important monuments in Spain.
Inaugurated on December 14, 1947, the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium is one of the major public tourist spots in Madrid.

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The exhibition 'Tutankhamun: tomb and treasures' is a spectacular reconstruction of the tomb of Tuta...

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The funniest and definitely the easiest way to get to know Madrid is on this double-decker bus. With...

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Located 70 km away from Madrid is Toledo, a beautiful city-museum declared a World Heritage Site by ...

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The Zoo Aquarium of Madrid, located among 20 hectares within the area La Casa de Campo, is comprised...

Museums

The creation of the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, in 1990, met the need for a museum pr...

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This full-day tour with departure from Madrid will take you to two of the most famous cities around ...

Theme Parks

Opened in 1967 and situated near the heart of Madrid city center, Parque de Atracciones de Madrid is...

Walking tours

During this tour, you will walk along the same streets where Miguel de Cervantes - one of the great ...

Walking tours

The highly popular Parque del Retiro of Madrid is one of the most famous and beautiful parks of the ...

City tours

This guided tour will take you to Madrid's most majestic area. Some of the city's most famous monume...

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Join a half-day tour to the beautiful city of Toledo. Stroll around its Old Town and wonder at the f...

City tours

In this walking tour, you will discover the essence of Madrid and all the places that can't go amiss...

Day trips & excursions

Combine 2 half-day tours!In this tour you will visit the Royal Monastery of El Escorial, an architec...

Museums
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Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza is a must-see in Madrid. It is one of the most relevant museums in...

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Get ready to discover one of the most memorable royal castles of Europe! The Royal Palace of Madrid ...

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The Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza is an important cultural center in the Paseo del Prado in Madr...

Day trips & excursions

This tour give you the opportunity to discover the charming town of Toledo with a guide. When you ar...

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Get ready to discover one of the most emblematic features in Madrid, the Royal Palace, considered on...

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Royal Site of the Crown of Spain to 46 km south of Madrid, situated in a fertile valley on the banks...

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For those who prefer to discover places "your own way"...The trip to Toledo and back will be accompa...

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The exhibition 'Tutankhamun: tomb and treasures' is a spectacular reconstruction of the tomb of Tuta...

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Come and visit one of the most unique flamenco theaters in the world! For the first time, the magic ...

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Exhibitions

The exhibition 'Tutankhamun: tomb and treasures' is a spectacular reconstruction of the tomb of Tuta...

Bus tours

The funniest and definitely the easiest way to get to know Madrid is on this double-decker bus. With...

Day trips & excursions
Likely to sell out

Located 70 km away from Madrid is Toledo, a beautiful city-museum declared a World Heritage Site by ...

Theme Parks

The Zoo Aquarium of Madrid, located among 20 hectares within the area La Casa de Campo, is comprised...

Museums

The creation of the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, in 1990, met the need for a museum pr...

Day trips & excursions

This full-day tour with departure from Madrid will take you to two of the most famous cities around ...

Theme Parks

Opened in 1967 and situated near the heart of Madrid city center, Parque de Atracciones de Madrid is...

Walking tours

During this tour, you will walk along the same streets where Miguel de Cervantes - one of the great ...

Walking tours

The highly popular Parque del Retiro of Madrid is one of the most famous and beautiful parks of the ...

City tours

This guided tour will take you to Madrid's most majestic area. Some of the city's most famous monume...

Day trips & excursions
Top seller

Join a half-day tour to the beautiful city of Toledo. Stroll around its Old Town and wonder at the f...

City tours

In this walking tour, you will discover the essence of Madrid and all the places that can't go amiss...

Day trips & excursions

Combine 2 half-day tours!In this tour you will visit the Royal Monastery of El Escorial, an architec...

Museums
Top seller

Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza is a must-see in Madrid. It is one of the most relevant museums in...

Attractions & monuments
Top seller

Get ready to discover one of the most memorable royal castles of Europe! The Royal Palace of Madrid ...

Museums
Must see

The Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza is an important cultural center in the Paseo del Prado in Madr...

Day trips & excursions

This tour give you the opportunity to discover the charming town of Toledo with a guide. When you ar...

Castle & palace tours
Likely to sell out

Get ready to discover one of the most emblematic features in Madrid, the Royal Palace, considered on...

Day trips & excursions

Royal Site of the Crown of Spain to 46 km south of Madrid, situated in a fertile valley on the banks...

Day trips & excursions

For those who prefer to discover places "your own way"...The trip to Toledo and back will be accompa...

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