HIGHLIGHTS​​​

 

Plaza Mayor

The Main Square is a symbol of the city. The colonnade in the square houses traditional businesses and a wealth of bars and restaurants.

It was inaugurated in 1620. Several buildings, such as the Casa de la Panadería (Bakery House) or Casa de la Carnicería (Butcher House), stand out in the square with their façades covered in frescoes.

Museo del Prado

The Prado Museum features one of the world's finest collections of art, mainly devoted to paintings.

It holds a sizeable number of pre-twentieth century masterpieces. In addition to this most notable collection of paintings, the museum also features sculpture, Greco-Roman and Renaissance works, etc.

Retiro park

Right in the centre of the city, this green area covering 291 acres is a gem of Madrid's artistic-natural heritage.

The Retiro gardens house several monuments and sights such as the Palacio de Cristal (Glass Palace) near the man-made lake, or the Puerta de España (Gate of Spain). Visitors can also go for a boat ride in the lake.

WHAT TO DO

 

Madrid, Gate to Gate

Madrid, Gate to Gate

All year

Madrid invites us to discover its majestic gates with this itinerary. The Puerta de Alcalá, the Puerta de Toledo and the Puerta de Felipe IV are examples. An original and cultural way of walking in the big city.

Suite Gades

Suite Gades

Hasta el 31 de julio

The show brings audiences mythical choreographies created by Gades himself for flamenco tablao venues, with an avant-garde approach and a unique and unrepeatable dance style.

CONNECTIONS AND RELATED DESTINATIONS

The capital of Catalonia boasts a great number of architectural treasures and a rich historic heritage.​​

Located on the banks of the Ebro river, the streets of the capital of Aragon preserve a rich monumental legacy left behind by Romans, Muslims, Jews and Christians.​​​

Located on the shores of the Mediterranean, the city of Valencia has managed to combine its historic legacy with some of the most innovative and avant-garde works built in recent times. ​​

Located on the banks of the Guadalquivir River, visitors are captivated by the rich Arab legacy and charming streets of the historic quarter of the Andalusian capital.​​

STATION​

​​​​​