This morning tour of Madrid highlights the rich and varied history and culture of Spain’s capital city. Enjoy a panoramic coach tour of Madrid’s Baroque and Renaissance-style buildings and visit the magnificent Royal Palace – one of the most beautiful palaces in the world!
During the tour, you’ll walk to Calle Mayor, Plaza Mayor and Plaza de la Villa and discover the medieval origins of the city, like the Arabic fortress, at the Barrio de la Morería.
See the Renaissance and Baroque-style buildings of the Hapsburgs district and the elegant architectural work of Jose Bonaparte which includes the Prado Museum.
We will get to know the contemporary Madrid when visiting Gran Vía, Paseo de la Castellana, Barrio Salamanca, Plaza de Castilla and Parque del Oeste. Catch a glimpse of Madrid’s financial district and admire contemporary architecture such as the emblematic Ventas Bullring or Santiago Bernabéu Stadium.
Enjoy a free drink at the Hard Rock Café and get some new energy for the second part of the tour: The Royal Palace!
The Palace from the 18th century is the former residence of the Spanish royal family. The glittering gilded rooms of this grandiose palace, known as one of the most lavish and spectacular palaces in Europe, are rich with famous paintings, tapestries, delicate porcelain and armour.
To date, the most stunning receptions of the Spanish Crown are still celebrated here.
Please Note: The itinerary is subject to change without notice when events are happening within the city.
Tour Availability: Daily throughout the year except for certain days, please check the calendar for the most up to date availability.
Departure Location: San Nicolas street nº15 (next to Plaza de Ramales). The tour ends at the Royal Palace.
Please find below a link to a map of the meeting point;
Departure Time: 9am. Please arrive at meeting point at least 15 mins before departure time.
Air-conditioned motor coach.
Multilingual official guide.
Entrance to Royal Palace.
Individual Radioguided system for Royal Palace Tour.
Food and additionaldrinks.
Any other services not specified above.
Return to your hotel.
ID may be required by all passengers.
Comfortable shoes are recommended.
Royal Palace visitors are not permitted to take photos or film inside the exhibitions.
When you’ve Booked: You’ll receive an initial confirmation from us immediately. We will then send your booking details to the supplier within 48 hours to request confirmation. Once they confirm that your requested date and ticket is available, we will email your confirmation which will include the local operator’s contact details and any relevant information.
Based on: Madrid Highlights & Royal Palace - AM , 22nd Feb 2019