Madrid: Retiro Park and Literary Quarter by Bike

Madrid: Retiro Park and Literary Quarter by Bike

From $30.06 per person

Discover the heart of Madrid on an eco-friendly electric bike tour of Retiro Park, and visit the monuments of Spain’s most famous figures. Bike through the Literary Quarter, see the façade of the Prado Museum, and more.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at the ponds, statues and water features of Retiro Park
  • Admire the façade of the Prado Museum
  • Discover the Literary Quarter
Full description
Escape the busy city streets of Madrid and enjoy a 2-hour electric bike tour of Retiro Park. Discover the green oasis of the city at the heart of its arts and museum district. Cycle through a green oasis in the heart of the city, and glide gracefully across the "Barrio de las Letras" (Literary Quarter). Learn more about some of Spain’s major literary figures, such as Cervantes and Lope de Vega. Continue to the Prado Museum via Calle de las Huertas. Admire the façade of this temple of Spanish art and pass through the Prado promenade, where you'll discover the art triangle. See one of the most beautiful churches in Madrid as you pass the San Jerónimo el Real Church. Once inside the park, discover a lovely pond, a crystal palace, and a monument to the “Fallen Angel”, one of the only sculptures of the Devil in Spain. As you depart the park, pass through the largest street in Madrid and see sights such as the Alcala Gate, Cibeles Palace and Puerta del Sol in the true heart of the city.
Includes
  • Bike
  • Helmet (not mandatory)
  • City map
  • English/Spanish bilingual guide
  • Raincoats
  • Baskets
  • Locks
  • Hotel pick-up or drop off
Covid-19 precautions

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

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Please check availability for larger groups.
  • Please wear comfortable shoes.
  • Please note that the duration time is an approximation. Tours may be slightly longer or shorter than stated.
  • Languages other than English and Spanish are available upon request.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 3 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5.0/5
  • Transportation
    5.0/5
  • Value for money
    4.5/5
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Excellent tour, super recommended, if you can buy the tour with electric bicycle is the best option because there are some pending.

October 8, 2019

Excellent assistance from the guide Javi. Great tour. The electric bikes are excellent

December 22, 2019

We liked a lot. It is a great activity to go cycling in Madrid and learn in a pleasant way thanks to the information and comments of our guide Kader.

January 7, 2020

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