Things to do in Madrid

If you consider planning a vacation in Spain’s capital, you’ve come to the right place for guidance concerning things to do in Madrid. Because Madrid is a city that offers a plethora of activities, it will be easy to find Madrid excursions to thrill each member of your travel party.

Admission to Parque de Atracciones de Madrid
Experience exhilarating adventure in the fantastical world of Parque de Atracciones de Madrid. This vibrant theme park just a short distance from the city center offers 36 attractions, 6 live shows, 17 restaurants, concept stores, and a wide range of... Read More

Categories: Amusement Parks, Attractions

1 day

Free cancellation

$34.88
per adult

Atletico Madrid Live Soccer Match Tickets: 2014/2015 Season
Relish the excitement and anticipation of a live soccer game at Vicente Calderon Stadium. Join 70,000 fans, revel in the electric atmosphere, and cheer on your favorite players, as one of the most celebrated soccer teams in the country runs... Read More

Categories: Events & Shows, Sports, Tickets & Passes

2 hours

Free cancellation

$86.59
per adult

Avila & Segovia Full-Day Excursion by Julia Travel
Learn more about the rich history of Spain with a full-day excursion to Avila and Segovia. Stroll through the birthplace of Santa Teresa de Jesus in Avila and see the Roman aqueduct of Segovia before visiting the most spectacular castle... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$83.09
per adult

Barrio de las Letras & Bourbon Dynasty Walking Tour
Appreciate the architectural and cultural diversity of Madrid on this guided tour of its historic city center. Explore the literary neighborhood of Barrio de las Letras, where famous writers and artists once lived, and admire noteworthy monuments built during the... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$13.12
per adult

Bernabeu Stadium Tour Ticket
More than 100 years of Real Madrid history await you. Venture behind the scenes at the Bernabeu Museum and Stadium. See the place through the eyes of a player from the pitch. Feel the pre-match tension in the locker rooms.... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$20.77
per adult

Brewery Tour with Beer Tastings & Snacks
Treat your taste buds to a beer-tasting experience, savoring hoppy, malty pints at the Naturbier craft brewery to find your favorite ale. Learn all about this artisan micro-brewery in the heart of Madrid, which follows strict German procedures to obtain... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$21.87
per adult

Chic Outlet Shopping Experience at Las Rozas Village
Discover a relaxed shopping haven at Las Rozas Village, only 30 minutes from Madrid. Travel in style aboard the sleek and chic Shopping Express for stress-free transportation on your way to taking advantage of discounts of up to 60% off... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

Free cancellation

$17.49
per adult

City Tour of Madrid & Prado Museum
Admire Madrid's complex and diverse history as you visit the Moorish Quarter, the grand square in Puerta del Sol, and the Prado Museumwhere you enjoy priority entrance to see some of its most important masterpieces. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$59.04
per adult

Customized Walking Tour with a Local by Trip4Real
Venture on an innovative sightseeing tour of Madrid, led by a local who loves her city dearly and is ready to awe you as you wander past iconic sights and discover hidden gems. Enjoy the city from a local's perspective,... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$21.87
per adult

Downtown Madrid Segway Tour
Hop aboard your 2-wheeled electric Segway and zip around Madrid's historic area, standing out from the crowds as you sail around on this entertaining and cool gadget. Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$38.27
per adult

Eat, Love & Learn Spanish with a Local by Trip4Real
Embrace the Spanish culture with this innovative experience that teaches you how to eat, speak, and behave like a real "Madrilenian" (resident of Madrid). Choose the route that suits you best and venture into the busy tapas bars and plazas... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$43.73
per adult

Escorial & Valley of the Fallen Half-Day Excursion
Your fascinating insight into the grandeur and intriguing history of Spain begins when you explore the tombs of kings and admire the divine ceiling at El Escorial. Pay a visit to a poignant war memorial honoring the victims of the... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$69.97
per adult

Evening Tapas Tour by Adventurous Appetites
Discover Madrid from an insider's perspective as you hop around to some of the best local tapas bars. Taste the real "Madrileno" culture in this feast-for-the-senses walking tour. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

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$58.39

$53.78
per adult

Flamenco Master Class & Show at Torres Bermejas
Join the fun and learn the basics, secrets, and poses of flamenco dancinga style and rhythm with passionate music and characterful dancers. Admire the original setting, resembling the classic Torres Bermejas in Granada, before seeing a live flamenco show performed... Read More

Categories: Events & Shows, Restaurants & Nightlife, Sports, Tickets & Passes

5 hours

Free cancellation

$61.77
per adult

Flamenco Show at Corral de la Moreria
Considered the "cathedral of flamenco," the Corral de la Moreria is the oldest "tablao" (flamenco house) in the world. Sit back and prepare to be mesmerized with an original performance where music, dance, and colors revive the passion of this... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Events & Shows, Restaurants & Nightlife, Sports, Tickets & Passes

1 hour 10 minutes

Free cancellation

$54.63
per adult

Flamenco Show at Torres Bermejas
Prepare to be transported to La Alhambra of Granada. The exciting interior of this flamenco venue is a reproduction of the classic Torres Bermejas, with tiles and a hand-carved wooden ceiling. The spectacular site displays different styles of flamenco in... Read More

$48.11
per adult

Food Tour of Traditional Tapas Bars
Do as the locals do and seek out an authentic taste of the flavors of Madrid on this food tour that takes you to the city's most popular tapas bars. Learn more about Spain's gastronomy, culture, and history as you... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$17.49
per adult

From the Rooftops Walking Tour with a Local
Venture on a different kind of sightseeing tour and enjoy a birds-eye view atop of Madrid's rooftops, guided by a passionate local. With exclusive access to some of the city's tallest buildings you're sure to discover the best-kept secrets of... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$32.80
per adult

Full-Day Excursion to the Imperial City of Toledo
Enjoy a relaxing full-day tour to some of the most important places in the City of 3 Culturesa UNESCO-listed site. This magic medieval city of Toledo is one of the best preserved in Europe. Discover the place where 3 glorious... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$79.81
per adult

Guided Seminar: Prado Museum
Prado Museum is considered one of the world's greatest art museums. It welcomes thousands of visitors each year to admire important Spanish, Flemish, Italian, and French masterpieces. Your guidean art scholargives you the tools to better appreciate and study of... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$123.48
per adult

Guided Visit to Prado Museum with Priority Access by Julia Travel
Enjoy priority entrance to Madrid's Prado Museum and experience some of the most influential pieces of European artwork on this guided visit. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$37.17
per adult

Habsburg Dynasty Walking Tour & Skip-the-Line at Prado Museum
Admire the most emblematic buildings and monuments of the Habsburg dynasty that dot the bustling streets of Madrid. Enjoy a refreshing drink before skipping the long queues and visiting the renowned Prado Museum, home to the largest collection of Spanish... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$65.60
per adult

Hapsburg Royal Madrid Half-Day Tour
Experience Madrid's Hapsburg dynasty as you walk by iconic landmarks of the Renaissance and baroque eras. Indulge your taste buds with a local delicacy and admire the baroque grandeur of the Royal Palace. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$54.67
per adult

Hard Rock Cafe Dining with Priority Seating
Feel like a rock star as you jump to the front of the line for an upbeat, modern experiencemixed with the historic setting of Spain's capital city at the Hard Rock Cafe Madrid.

Opened in 1994, this hotspot houses... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

1 day

Free cancellation

$19.89
per adult

Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour by Julia Travel
Tour the highlights of Madrid on a double-decker hop-on hop-off bus giving you great views of the city below. Hop between 2 routes with unlimited rides within the duration of your pass. Stop at renowned attractions including the Prado Museum,... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$22.96
per adult

Las Ventas Bullring with Audio-Guide Tour
Visit the monumental bullring of Las Ventas, the international center of bullfighting and one of the foremost landmarks of Madrid, to dig into the fascinating "fiesta brava" tradition. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$15.31
per adult

Live Opera Performance & Dinner at La Castafiore
Enjoy a splendid opera-themed dinner at the renowned restaurant La Castafiore. Delight in music from operas like La Boheme and traditional Spanish zarzuelas performed by talented local singers. Relish a delicious 4-course dinner of gourmet specialties as the music transports... Read More

$62.32
per adult

Madrid Card
Explore Madrid's rich cultural legacy with a card that gives you the freedom to travel and explore the city to your heart's content. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tickets & Passes, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$51.39
per adult

Madrid from the Sky - Hot Air Balloon Flight
Watch the unspoiled Spanish countryside open up beneath you as you ascend into the sky. See the sun illuminate the mountains below and marvel at breathtaking views from your sky-high vantage point on this hot air balloon flight. Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$164.00
per adult

Museum Atletico Madrid & Pablo Ornaque Collection
Relive the best games of the Atletico Madrid soccer club. Travel back in time at the audiovisual areas where the club's classic games are played. Then follow in the footsteps of famous stars as you visit the locker rooms, walk... Read More

Categories: Attractions

1 hour

Free cancellation

$10.93
per adult

Olive Oil Tasting Experience by Trip4Real
Enjoy an intimate experience in the heart of Madridolive oil tasting. Treat to your taste buds with a variety of delicious virgin oils. Led by an expert taster, you learn how to identify the differences in quality and find your... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

2 hours

Free cancellation

$109.33
per adult

Panoramic Bike Tour of the City
Take to your bike and hit the streets of Madrid on 2 wheels. With monuments, historical sites, alleyways, parks, and hidden squares being inaccessible by car, Madrid is the ideal city to discover on a bicycle. Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$38.27
per adult

Panoramic City Tour
Explore Madrid's complicated history in this comprehensive tour. From the Moorish Quarters to Puerta del Sol, see the most iconic sights that Spain's capital has to offer. Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$29.52
per adult

Pedraza & Segovia: Medieval & Roman Heritage with Local Delicacies
Unravel the rich history of 2 of the most emblematic cities in Spain. Enjoy a small-group tour inside the fortified walls of Pedraza and step back in time to the Roman era as you admire the stunning aqueduct in Segovia.... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$101.68
per adult

Private Group Cooking Class with a Local Chef by Trip4Real
Put on your apron and prepare to whip up delicious Spanish cuisine, learn new recipes, and cook alongside food-loving friends in this chef-guided class. Prepare a tasty meal using fresh, local ingredients, and then pull up a chair to indulge... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

2 hours

Free cancellation

$349.86
per adult

Pub Crawl with Drinks & VIP Club Entries
Step into a different world and check out this modern city's vibrant nightlife. A night out in Madrid easily turns into an unforgettable experience you share with international party-goers, getting VIP treatment as you stroll, drink, and dance your way... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

4 hours

Free cancellation

$13.12
per adult

Real Madrid Live Soccer Match Tickets: 2014/2015 Season
Real Madrid, one of the world's finest and most popular soccer clubs, electrifies crowds with a dynamic style of play in Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. Cheer from the stands as striker Ronaldo and teammates take to the field in pursuit of... Read More

Categories: Events & Shows, Sports, Tickets & Passes

2 hours

Free cancellation

$144.32
per adult

Relaxed City Bike Tour
Explore the must-see sights of the Spanish capital as you pedal your way through narrow alleyways, along bustling plazas, and outside of historical buildings. Take to your bike and let the sun caress your face as you discover and appreciate... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$24.05
per adult

Scholar-led Historic Walking Tour
Follow a local scholar and guide through many facets of Madrid. Have aspects of Spanish culture, architecture, and cuisine explained to you by an expert on Spain. Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$95.55
per adult

Scooter Rental
Rent a scooter and explore all that Madrid has to offer. Weave through winding streets, visit charming districts, and discover hidden delights in Spain's energetic capital, all from the comfortable seat of a scooter. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$45.92
per adult

Shared Shuttle: Madrid Airport (MAD)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Madrid Barajas Airport and your hotel aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from Madrid Barajas Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour

Free cancellation

$12.03
per adult

Sightseeing Tour & Bernabeu Stadium
Discover Madrid and its intricate history on this comprehensive tour. Find the city's medieval origins at the Arabic Barrio de la Mereria, the legacy of its Hapsburg-era Renaissance, modern neighborhoods, and one of Europe's largest soccer stadiums. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$50.29
per adult

Small Group Market & Food Tour by Trip4Real
Enjoy a small group tour to discover the favorite haunts of foodies, guided by a resident who loves the city's cuisine. Visit 4 bustling markets, moving from stall to stall like the locals do to taste freshly prepared delicacies and... Read More

$87.47
per adult

Small-Group Beer Walking Tour by Trip4Real
Join an innovative tour of Madrid and explore the remarkable world of locally brewed beer. Meander along picturesque streets and pass iconic sites as you hop from bar to bar, sample the town's best beers, and discover the brewing passion... Read More

$76.53
per adult

Small-Group Past & Present Walking Tour by Urban Adventures
Follow in the footsteps of the Spanish capital's founders to admire the nostalgic charm of traditional neighborhoods and make your way through the city's history. Munch on some snacks, learn about Madrid's multicultural heritage, and discover the chic and modern... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$42.64
per adult

Small-Group Tapas Adventure Walking Tour by Urban Adventures
Immerse yourself in authentic Spanish culture as you explore the food at the heart of life in Madrid. Do as the locals do, and hunt down the best tapas around town, tasting, nibbling, and sipping your way from one restaurant... Read More

$63.41
per adult

Small-Group Tour to Imperial Toledo & Loranque Winery
Take the opportunity to visit one of the oldest towns in Europe, also considered a living museum: Toledo. Wander through different eras in history as you admire churches, mosques, and synagogues. Then end your tour on a high note, with... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$95.12
per adult

Speedy Shuttle: Madrid Airport (MAD)
Arrive at your hotel quickly by taking a shared Speedy Shuttle, which makes a maximum of 3 stops. For transfers to and from Madrid Barajas Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$16.40
per adult

Tapas & Wine Tour by Walk of Spain
Step back in time and stroll through the old and charming side of this modern city with the characteristic foods and wines of Spain. Your tour takes you to the local's favorite haunts for special tastings. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 45 minutes

Free cancellation

$71.07
per adult

The Alternative & Trendy Side of the City by Trip4Real
Discover the multicultural population of Madrid as you explore some of the city's most-loved neighborhoods. Follow a local guide to learn all about their infamous past, rich heritage, and future plans, and take the opportunity to see the city from... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$65.60
per adult

Toledo - City of 3 Cultures Half-Day Excursion
Travel through Spanish history and immerse yourself in the rich culture of the Middle Ages with a tour of Toledo"city of 3 cultures"one of Europe's best preserved medieval cities and a World Heritage site with 13th-century architecture, renowned artwork, and... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$59.04
per adult

Toledo Card with High-Speed Train from Madrid
This pass gives you the freedom to visit Toledo with everything you need to explore the city at your pace. Relax in the comfort of a high-speed train, reaching Toledo in just 30 minutes. The pass gives you access... Read More
Toledo, Escorial & Valley of the Fallen Full-Day Excursion
Explore Toledothe "city of 3 cultures. " Admire magnificent Escorial Palace and its wonderful artwork. Take in the Spanish countryside, the Guadarrama Mountains, and the Valley of the Fallenan underground basilica and colossal stone cross. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$108.24
per adult

Tourist Travel Pass
Discover Madrid's multicultural heritage while traveling like a local. A 1-, 2-, 3-, 5-, or 7-day pass lets you easily take advantage of unlimited access to the metropolitan area's or surroundings cities' public transportation systems. Read More

Categories: Tickets & Passes

1 day

Free cancellation

$9.18
per adult

Vintage Bike Tour by Trip4Real
Jump on a vintage bike and follow your local guide away from the noise and bustling streets to explore a different side of Madrid. Your active tour amid green landscapes, expansive parks, and amazing architecture shows you a side of... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours

Free cancellation

$43.73
per adult

Wine & Olive Oil Tasting Experience
Explore the world of Mediterranean flavors as you experience some of the region's finest tastes. Savor a wide variety of locally produced wines and virgin oils, and train your taste buds in the art of discerning the qualities of each... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour

Free cancellation

$10.93
per adult

Witches & Ghosts Walking Tour by Trip4Real
Explore the dark and mysterious side of Madrid, a city that has survived wars and plagues where nearly every block has a tale to tell. From famous sites to hidden alleys and tucked-away corners, this guided walk in the city... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours

Free cancellation

$16.40
per adult

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