Madrid Top 10

A one-kilometre stretch that is home to three of the best museums in the world: the Prado, the Thyssen-Bornemisza and the Reina Sofía. 

The largest royal palace in Western Europe is a must-visit for all.


Puerta del Sol, the symbolic centre of Madrid, where the city’s main streets meet.

This arcaded square located in the historical centre of the city is the heart of Hapsburg Madrid.

The Puerta de Alcalá, built for Charles III in the 18th century, is one of the most iconic monuments in the city of Madrid.

Marking the start of the Art Walk, this fountain is one of Madrid's most renowned icons.

Get behind the scenes of Real Madrid, explore the club's fascinating museum and step into the players' changing rooms!

The most famous bullfighting ring in the world is a beautiful Neo-Mudéjar building, where every bullfighter dreams of glory.

Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the city and get lost in this stunning park that no one should leave Madrid without visiting. 

Spain's best known street market is one of the oldest in Madrid, dating back to mediaeval times.

Hidden Gems

A second-century Egyptian temple donated to Spain during the construction of the great Aswan Dam (The inside of the monument is currently closed to visitors).

Museum dedicated to Joaquin Sorolla, the painter of Mediterranean light, set in his former family home.

This 19th Century Neo-Classical building houses one of the world's most important antique collections.

The city's old slaughterhouse, at Madrid Rio, has been transformed into a cultural megacomplex.

A mansion in the Princesa area converted into one of the most stand-out Madrid museums.

Situated in the Princesa area, it boasts a collection of pre-Columbine, ethnographic and colonial pieces.

  • Don't let a little drizzle ruin your visit! Take a look at all the things you can enjoy in Madrid without having to worry about getting wet.

    Madrid in the Rain
  • Madrid con lluvia. Plaza Mayor
  • In just a few minutes, you can leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind. Discover the areas around Madrid.

    Day Trips
  • Madrid's excellent transport system allows you to get around the city quickly and safely by bus, metro, train or taxi.

    Getting around Madrid


Make your way up to the observation deck for stunning views of the city.

Climb on board and discover the city in a panoramic format.

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