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Madrid: Private Sightseeing Segway Tour for 1, 2, or 3 Hours

1. Madrid: Private Sightseeing Segway Tour for 1, 2, or 3 Hours

An easy and fun way to meet the most emblematic places of Madrid is a tour by Segway. Visit the Old Madrid, New Madrid, Retiro Park or all. It is a one-hour tour which will pass through places as well known as: The Almudena Cathedral. The Royal Palace. Templo Debod.The Opera Square. Puerta del Sol or The new city as Prado Museum, Pza Santa Ana, Pta Alcala, Church of Jeronimos, etc or one hour in Retiro Park. For 3 hours, your guide suggests that you enjoy the Segway by designing your own ride. The fatigue will be minimal, with maximum fun thanks to the great Segways! You will go accompanied by an expert guide.

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Madrid: 1-Hour Segway Tour with Chocolate and Churros

2. Madrid: 1-Hour Segway Tour with Chocolate and Churros

Climb aboard an eco-friendly, self-balancing Segway for a short but comprehensive tour of Madrid’s historic heart, and discover many of the main monuments from the Middle Ages and Modern Age. Meet your guide for a brief training session. Make your way to Plaza de la Villa, one of the oldest in the city and home of a 15th century palace and the beautiful Casa de la Villa, Madrid's old town hall. Then, cruise over to Armory Square, where you can admire two of the city's most important landmarks: the Almudena Cathedral and the Royal Palace. Enjoy the grand Plaza de Oriente as you glide towards the Sabatini Gardens and the Royal Theatre. Continue down Calle Arenal, a lively commercial street, and finish at Puerta del Sol, the true heart of Madrid. Drive your Segway back to the meeting point and stop by the historical San Miguel Market for a hot Chocolate and Churros.

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Madrid River Segway Tour

3. Madrid River Segway Tour

Start your Segway tour with a brief visit to the Royal Palace. After, you will descend to the Manzanares River to reach La Puerta de San Vicente and the Puente del Rey, which provided the passage from the Royal Palace to the Casa de Campo.   You will then have time to admire the Segovia Bridge, a Renaissance work by Juan de Herrera, before reaching the Bridge of Andorra and the Bridge of Toledo. One of the most beautiful of Madrid, the bridge is baroque style and was ordered to be constructed by Felipe IV who ordered.   From this, you will continue to the Pasarela de La Arganzuela bridge, the most modern in Madrid. After enjoying time in this green area, you will go back to the center through the Puerta de Toledo, stopping at the church of San Francisco el Grande. Finally, you will visit the Plaza de Oriente and pass through the Cathedral of La Almudena. Don’t miss out on this exciting adventure through Madrid!      

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Madrid 60-minute Segway Tour

4. Madrid 60-minute Segway Tour

After a brief safety training, your 60-minute Segway tour starts at the Cervantes monument at Plaza de España, dedicated to the the writer of one of the world's greatest literary masterpieces, Don Quijote de la Mancha.  You will visit Madrid’s famous Royal Palace and the Almudena Cathedral, as well as the Temple of Debod, that was given to Spain as a gift in 1968 by the Egyptian government. Afterwards, quickly dive into the outskirts of Madrid’s old town, seeing even more interesting places such as the Opera square. If you are short of time or just want the thrill of driving a Segway, this experience is the right choice for you.

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Scenic Madrid City Cycling Tour

5. Scenic Madrid City Cycling Tour

Enjoy the sights of Madrid as you cycle through the city, enjoying the freedom and convenience of traveling by bike. This 3-hour excursion takes in all of the city's major landmarks. The tour begins at the steps of Madrid's famous Templo de Debod. This is actually one of the few Egyptian temples found outside Egypt today. From here you'll cycle past the Royal Palace, and continue on to the Cathedral of La Almudena, Plaza de la Villa, and the San Miguel Market en route to the city’s main square - Plaza Mayor. After visiting the Plaza, cycle through some of the city's traffic-free zones to the Plaza de Santa Ana, then down to the Prado Museum. Afterward, climb up a gentle hill to arrive at Retiro Park. Leaving the park by the imposing Alcala Gate, the tour continues toward Calle Serrano and Plaza de Colon. Wind your way through the lively streets, past the boutiques and cafés of the Chueca district, to Calle Fuencarral and then Plaza de España.

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Madrid: 3-Hour Guided Bike Tour

6. Madrid: 3-Hour Guided Bike Tour

Climb aboard a comfortable bike and journey through the heart of Madrid. Discover the history of the Spanish capital, from the days of the Habsburgs through to the 21st century. Visit attractions such as the Plaza de Puerta Cerrada and Retiro Park. Depart from Plaza San Miguel and glide along narrow streets towards Calle Toledo and Plaza del Conde de Barajas where you will find a number of artisan shops. Discover one of the city’s gastronomic centers at the ornate San Miguel Market, and then navigate the cobblestones of Plaza Mayor at the heart of the 17th-century city center. Marvel at the Casa y Torre de los Lujanes, one of the oldest buildings in the city. Get an amazing view of Plaza de Oriente between the Royal Palace and Royal Opera Theater. Head to Plaza de la Armeria to see the main entrance of the palace and Almudena Cathedral. Afterward, visit the Sabatini Gardens in the palace complex and see the glorious flora of the Campo del Moro. Escape the traffic and journey along the banks of the Manzanares River towards the Temple of Debod, a temple gifted to Madrid by the Egyptian government. Return to the meeting point, where your tour will end.

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Madrid: 1.5-Hour Old Town Highlights Segway Tour

7. Madrid: 1.5-Hour Old Town Highlights Segway Tour

After a brief training session explaining how to operate your Segway, you’ll be off and rolling to your first destination: the Plaza de Oriente, which offers beautiful views of the French gardens. See the Royal Palace, the former home of the Spanish monarchy. Continue to the Almudena Cathedral, the last Spanish Cathedral to be built. After suffering damages during the civil war, it was finally consecrated less than 25 years ago. Roll across the vast Plaza de España and marvel at the monument of Don Quixote. Next, marvel at the stark majesty of the Temple of Debod. This ancient Egyptian temple was built in the 2nd-century BCE. In 1961 it was disassembled, transported and then rebuilt in Madrid, as a gift to Spain. Admire the ancient site of the Valnadú gate, demolished by order of King Philip II. Observe the neoclassical façade of the Teatro Real, one of the architectural styles Madrid is renowned for.

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Madrid: City and El Retiro Segway Tour

8. Madrid: City and El Retiro Segway Tour

Come and enjoy the newest and safest model of Segway, the "Genuine i2 Segways". Always in the safety hands of your guide, in this experience you will discover how to use your authentic Segway in a magical atmosphere that only the Madrid skyline can create. Your tour will be adapted to your skills levels. If this is your first time, you need only 5 to 10 minutes to become an expert. After the training, you will be shown the Madrid you want to see, including the main sights and secret nooks known only to the locals. Examples are the vantage point of the Mirador del Factor with its stunning panoramic views of the Almudena Cathedral and the Royal Palace, where the mountains make the perfect background. The tour will continue to the Almudena Cathedral. You will admire the temple and discover that it holds the title of being the last Spanish cathedral to be completed, and is one of the few cathedrals in Spain to suffer the ravages of the civil war, before being finally consecrated less than 25 years ago. You will travel through Habsburg Madrid, the oldest part of Madrid, containing beautiful narrow streets reminiscent of Madrid's most ancient times. If you like longer tours, the Retiro park is a perfect setting to feel how a perfect urban combination is created by the blend of city and nature. Glide through a green path of forests, historic gardens, parks and many more places to be discovered with the best guides on this Segway tour. Have fun and feel unique in your experience in a Premium Small Group tour.

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Madrid: Sunset and Night Lights Bike Tour

9. Madrid: Sunset and Night Lights Bike Tour

Climb aboard your bike for an eco-friendly journey across Madrid. Discover the history of the Spanish capital through a special route that follows the sunset. Depart from Calle Santiago and follow your expert guide along the narrow streets to Plaza Mayor, Plaza de la Villa and Plaza de Oriente to savor the beauty and charm of central Madrid. As the sun begins to go down, marvel at the splendid façade of the Catedral de la Almudena before heading to the Palacio Real, the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. From there, take an easy ride to the Temple of Debod, an Egyptian temple given as a present to the city of Madrid, and relax as the light of the sunset is reflected on the clear waters of the lake that surrounds the temple, creating a magical atmosphere. Continue to Plaza de España and see the statue of Miguel de Cervantes and the House of Gallardo, one of the best examples of the Art Nouveau style of architecture in the city, bathed in the most beautiful light in Madrid. Then, admire the illumination of Plaza de la Ópera before heading back to the starting point, just as the night awakens.

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Madrid by Night: 1-Hour Segway Tour

10. Madrid by Night: 1-Hour Segway Tour

Explore Madrid after dark by self-balancing Segway, and experience the extraordinary night-time atmosphere of the Spanish capital. Meet your guide at Plaza San Miguel by the Mercado San Miguel, and take a short training session to learn to operate the 2-wheel vehicles with confidence. Once you feel comfortable, glide off to watch the city come alive after dusk. Marvel at the illuminated architecture of the city at night. Your guide will take you on a journey back in time to the Madrid de Los Austrias from the Hapsburg era, passing the ornate façade of the Royal Palace (Palacio Real) and the imposing buildings of Plaza Mayor. Along the way, you will see the ancient Temple of Debod, gifted from the city of Aswan in 1968, one of the oldest restaurants in the world at the Sobrino de Botín, mentioned by Hemingway in “The Sun Also Rises,” and the mighty domes and bronze doors of the Almudena Cathedral.

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What people are saying about Almudena Cathedral

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 219 reviews

Very friendly guide and who took the time to help us as it was our first time riding a segway. The city is beautiful and very large so don't hesitate to book a 2 or 3 hour tour.

Great activity another original way to visit the city. Top activity with a perfect guide. Easy and fun even at 50, which is the case for us.

Saw a lot of key sights and areas of the city in a short period of time. Caspar took a lot of time and trouble to make the tour enjoyable.

We really enjoyed our guided tour. Thank you Bruno for such a great experience. Definitely recommend it if your in Madrid.

Super helpful and friendly guide! Nice information and tour!