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  1. Spain
  2. Community of Madrid
  3. Madrid
  4. Plaza Mayor, Madrid

Madrid 3-Hour Sightseeing Bus Tour

Product ID: 1253
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Journey through the history of Madrid on this 3-hour sightseeing tour by bus. Discover Madrid's Arabic heritage, experience its rich Renaissance history, admire its bustling modern city life, and enjoy a refreshing drink at Madrid's Hard Rock Cafe.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Discover Madrid's historic past and modern city life on this sightseeing tour
  • Admire the Plaza de Oriente and see the Prado Museum
  • Check out Las Ventas Bullring
  • Enjoy engaging and informative commentary from an onboard guide
Full description
Get a new perspective of the Spanish capital as you discover the city's best landmarks with a local guide. Madrid’s many contrasts are symbols of its rich history, with medieval façades and architecture standing alongside slick modern buildings.

Start the tour from the local partner's office and take a coach and head to the Plaza de Oriente, then arrive at the Debod Temple of must and stop for a walk and take some pictures.

Return to your coach and head towards Plaza Mayor, make a new stop and visit Plaza de Villa and Puerta del Sol. Continue your bus tour visiting places like: Carrera de San Jerónimo Street, Las Cortes (Spanish Parliament), Neptuno’s Square, Paseo Del Prado (Walk of Art: Thyssen, Prado and Reina Sofía Museums), Atocha Railway Station, Royal Botanic Gardens, Cibeles Square, Alcalá Street, Alcalá’s Gate, Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas (Bullring) where you will make your last stop.

To conclude, return to the coach and see: Santiago Bernabéu Stadium (home of Real Madrid CF), Paseo de la Castellana Street, Plaza de Colón, National Library, and Plaza de Oriente.
  • Transportation by air-conditioned bus
  • Bilingual guide
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Return to your hotel
  • Other services not specified above

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Meeting point

Tour departs from Julia Travel at C/ San Nicolás 15 (next to Plaza de Ramales).

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Infants are free; meals and consumption's not included
• Please note that the itinerary is subject to change due to the events to be celebrated in the city (demonstrations, sport events, cultural events, oficial acts and public works)
• Convenient stops will be made to rest and take pictures at Plaza Mayor, Debod’s Temple and Las Ventas Bullring, if the weather permits and always accompanied by your guide
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Julia Travel Gray Line Spain

Product ID: 1253