Madrid Viewpoints

  • Faro de Moncloa

Enjoy the best views. It is easy to make everyone’s dream on arriving in a new city come true in Madrid. There are viewpoints in strategic places, located on historic buildings or in representative areas, from where it is possible to admire the  urban network, the roofs of the old quarter, the open horizon, with the Guadarrama mountains in the background, or, simply, the sky that has been painted so many times by the greatest masters of universal art.  Do you want to know where these special balconies are? Just a tip: Don’t forget your camera! 

Enjoy the city from this observation deck, which stands 92 metres tall, and take in wonderful vistas of the city. Tue-Sun: 9:30am-8pm (last entry 7:30pm)Click here to check if the Faro de Moncloa is open today. 

Where Calle Alcalá and Gran Vía meet, there stands this monumental building, offering one of the finest views of Madrid.

A window into the history of the diocese of Madrid, open to visitors in the Hapsburg tourist area.

A second-century Egyptian temple donated to Spain during the construction of the great Aswan Dam.

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Observation deck located on the eighth floor of the Cibeles Palace, from which to enjoy some of the best vistas of Madrid. 

An incredible sunset can be enjoyed from this popular park in La Latina district.

One of the best places to watch the sun set in Madrid, known popularly as 'the park of the seven boobs'. 

This natural environment surrounded by the Manzanares in the Usera area is ideal for leisure and recreation.

A park close to Puente del Rey with spectacular views of the Royal Palace and Almudena Cathedral.

A Botanical garden with spectacular views of Madrid at the Los Austrias district


Make your way up to the observation deck of the former transmissions tower and enjoy a stunning view of the city.

Take in the city's top sights on board our hop on hop off bus, equipped with audio guides in 14 languages.

And get your first 200 welcome Puntos Madrid to enjoy plans that will make you fall in love.


  • After a long day touring the city, relax on a terrace with a drink or a meal and watch the sun set.

    Outdoor Bars and Cafés
  • 360. Terraza Hotel Riu Plaza España
  • Discover the city's most popular sights and attractions, from one of Europe's largest royal palaces to the magnificent Prado Museum and Real Madrid's stadium. 

    Madrid Top 10
  • Palacio de Cristal
  • Enjoy Madrid in a different way: get a tattoo, visit a peculiar haberdashery store or escape from an enchanted house. Power to the imagination!

    Unique romantic getaways
  • Escapada romántico