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From US$ 24 per person

Madrid City Tour (Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour)

Key Details

Tour Duration
1 day
Instant Confirmation
Audio Guide/Headphones
Spanish, Basque, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, Galician, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian

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Our promise to you

  • Speedy booking and reserved spots
  • No-hassle Best Price Guarantee

What You'll Do

  • Take a hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour on board an open-top double-decker bus
  • Discover historic and modern Madrid along 2 routes that hit up all the best spots
  • See the Royal Palace of Madrid, the offical home of the Spanish royal family while in Madrid
  • Visit the museums and stop to admire the art at Museo del Prado, Museo Reina Sofía, and more
  • Walk along the peaceful, tree-lined Paseo del Prado
  • Stroll along Plaza de Cibeles, a plaza boasting a famous fountain and neo-classical design
  • Choose from a 1-day or 2-day pass to see all the sights Madrid has to offer
  • See Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, the home of Real Madrid


Hop on board this open-top double-decker bus for a comprehensive sightseeing tour of Madrid. On these 2 comprehensive routes you will see everything from historical sites like the Royal Palace to modern skyscrapers, with the option of a 1 or 2-day pass.

What to Expect

Take some time getting to know Madrid while riding through the city aboard an open-top double-decker bus. With one ticket, you will be able to hop on and off the bus all day along the route of your choice, or change to another, admiring the architectural and cultural magnificence of Madrid.

Commentary is available via a headphones audio system in 14 different languages (Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Russian, Japanese, Chinese, Arabic, Catalonian, Euskera, and Galician).

Route 1
• Museo del Prado
• Puerta de Alcalá
• Barrio de Salamanca
• Plaza de Colón
• Plaza de Cibeles
• Gran Vía, 14
• Gran Vía, 30
• Gran Vía, 54
• Plaza de España
• Princesa esq. Alberto Aguilera
• Plaza de la Moncloa
• Teleférico
• Templo de Debod
• Puerta de San Vicente
• Puente de Segovia
• Puento de Toledo
• Teatro Real
• Palacio Real
• Puerta de Toledo
• San Francisco el Grande
• Catedral de la Almudena
• Plaza Mayor
• Puerta del Sol
• Círculo de Bellas Artes
• Museo Thyssen
• Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía
• Real Jardín Botánico de Madrid

Route 2
• Plaza de Neptuno
• Plaza de Cibeles
• Plaza de Colón
• Museo de Esculturas
• Nuevos Ministerios
• Plaza de Cuzco
• Plaza de Castilla
• Paseo de la Castellana – Cuatro Torres
• Santiago Bernabéu
• Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas
• Museo Lázaro Galdiano
• Serrano, 61
• Serrano, 66
• Oretega y Gasset
• Ventas Plaza de Toros
• Casón del Buen Retiro
• Atocha-Glorieta Emperador Carlos V
• Plaza de Neptuno
• Museo Arqueológico
• Puerta de Alcalá
• Puerta del Sol
• Plaza de las Cortes

High Season:
March to October

Low Season:
November to February

What's Included

  • Multilingual audio commentary
  • Map of Madrid
  • Discounts to Madrid shops and restaurants

What's Not Included

  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees

Meeting Point

You can board with this voucher at Museo del Prado (1st stop of Route 1) or any of the stops along route 1 or 2.

What to Remember

Bus Frequency: 7-15 minutes, depending on the season
Tour Duration: 80 minutes for Route 1, 65 minutes for Route 2
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Our promise to you

  • Speedy booking and reserved spots
  • No-hassle Best Price Guarantee

What Other People Are Saying(252 Reviews)


September 27, 2015
4.0/5 stars


Madrid is spectacular!

September 23, 2015
4.0/5 stars

The tours are very good and you never have to wait long for the next bus. The audio system is just a disaser! Luckily I had my guide with me, so I could read!


September 22, 2015
5.0/5 stars

I have enjoyed this tour.

Not as good as in other countries

September 19, 2015
3.0/5 stars

The routes are not that interesting... Lots of wasted time.

Good frequent service and friendly crew.

September 9, 2015
4.0/5 stars

Enjoyed the sights, wish I had more time to explore but was going out on an evening flight. Will certainly plan the 2 day pass next time. Over 65 dicount very much appreciated. Booked on line from Ireland, no hastle. Tip, don,t eat at the sidewalk cafe near stop 2. Poor food and realy expensive.

Other Info

Julia Travel Gray Line Spain

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