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Madrid: 1 or 2 Day Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Tour

Madrid: 1 or 2 Day Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Tour

Booked 19 times yesterday

From US$ 25.99 per person

Booked 19 times yesterday

Hop on board this open-top double-decker bus for a 1 or 2-day sightseeing tour of Madrid. Choose from two routes and see everything from historical sites like the Royal Palace to modern skyscrapers.

About this activity

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Valid 1 - 2 days
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Audio guide included
Spanish, Basque, Chinese, Dutch, English, French, Galician, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Catalan, Japanese, Arabic

Experience

Highlights
  • 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
Full description

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.

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 • Templo de Debod • Teatro Real (temporarily suspended) • Palacio Real (temporarily suspended) • Puerta de Toledo • San Francisco el Grande (temporarily suspended) • Catedral de la Almudena (temporarily suspended) • Plaza Mayor (temporarily suspended) • Puerta del Sol (temporarily suspended) • Círculo de Bellas Artes (temporarily suspended) • Museo Thyssen (temporarily suspended) • Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía • Real Jardín Botánico de Madrid

Route 2

• Plaza Neptuno • Plaza de Cibeles • Plaza de Colón • Museo Esculturas • Museo de Ciencias Naturales • Nuevos Ministerios • Santiago Bernabéu • C.S.I. Científicas • Museo Lázaro Galdiano • Serrano • Museo Arqueológico • Puerta de Alcalá • Alcalá • Puerta del Sol (temporarily suspended) • Plaza de las Cortes • Plaza de Neptuno High Season: March to October 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Low Season: November to February 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Includes
  • Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
  • Multilingual audio commentary
  • Map of Madrid
  • Entrance fees
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.

Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • Due to roadworks, the blue route (historical route) will not stop at the following stops: Teatro Real, Palacio Real, San Francisco el Grande, Catedral de la Almudena, Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol, Círculo de Bellas Artes, and Museum Thyssen.
  • Bus Frequency: 7-15 minutes, depending on the season
  • Tour Duration: 80 minutes for Route 1, 65 minutes for Route 2
  • Itinerary is subject to change based on events taking place in the city, such as demonstrations, sport events, cultural events, and public works
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.2 /5

based on 3867 reviews

Review summary

  • Transportation
    4/5
  • Value for money
    4/5
  • Safety
    4.5/5
  • Service
    4.3/5

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Two route were optional through older Madrid and new Madrid. The older Madrid (route 1) was fascinating and had lots of stops and points of interest. The new Madrid route (route 2) was filled with less to see or hear about however it is a great opportunity to travel further north of Madrid centre to the new business hub with modern skyscrapers and impressive shopping centre

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October 18, 2022

Great way to see the city, get a feel for the geography. They offer free maps to study while on the tour. Then plan your visits to places you want to go. Better views from top deck! The 2-day pass is the best bargain! I like they had USB ports available to recharge your phone while riding. I noticed many of the earphone plug jacks were in need of repair on the buses.

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October 10, 2022

Friendly and helpful staff on the buses. Getyourguide voucher was converted into a hop on hop off ticket by the employee at the beginning of the bus. Only used this one after that. Headphones and a city map with the routes were handed in. Some jacks don't work that well. So be careful where you sit if you want to hear something :)

October 9, 2022

Product ID: 1251