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  • Madrid: City Tour by Electric Tuk-Tuk

    1. Madrid: City Tour by Electric Tuk-Tuk

    Embark on an electric tuk-tuk tour of Madrid and discover some of the main monuments of the city. Enjoy the perfect introduction to Madrid as your expert guide recommends places to visit during your stay. Admire the exterior of some of Madrid's most iconic landmarks including the Royal Palace, the Almudena Cathedral, and Plaza Mayor. Ride through the charming neighborhoods of Las Letras and La Latina and see the House of Cervantes and the La Latina Theatre. See the Palacio de las Cortes, the Church of Los Jerónimos, and the facades of the museums of Paseo del Prado. Explore the Salamanca neighborhood, ride through Plaza de Colón, and discover the National Library.

    Our driver was Ivan and he was very good. We really enjoyed our tour and his descriptions. Definitely will higley recommend him.AAA +

  • Best of Madrid: 3-Hour Guided Bike Tour in Small Groups

    2. Best of Madrid: 3-Hour Guided Bike Tour in Small Groups

    This 3-hour bike tour gives you the chance to see the best sights of Madrid in a fun and relaxed way. The distance covered is around 9 miles. You'll be accompanied by a guide, who will tell you about the legends, art and gastronomy of the city. The tour will get you acquainted with Madrid's most popular tourist attractions, such as the Royal Palace, Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol and Retiro Park. You'll make several stops along the way when your guide will give you more information about Madrid's sights. Enjoy a 20-minute break halfway through. Bike and helmet are included.

    The bike tour is an excellent way to see Madrid in three hours at least the most important sites. Had a Guide by the name of Vesilly who is very knowledgeable historian of the city. I would totally recommend this tour in the beginning of your stay in Madrid. And then explore parts of interest on your own afterwards.

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

    3. 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.

    Lovely ride trough the city, lovely guides, Lara and Mar were knowledgable and super nice. We enjoyed it a lot.

  • Madrid: 3-Hour Electric Bike Tour

    4. Madrid: 3-Hour Electric Bike Tour

    Get a bike fitted to your size, meet your guide, and get ready to explore the sights and history of Madrid. Visit Retiro Park, a huge green area often referred to as "the lungs of Madrid." Venture into the Old Town where your guide will fascinate and entertain you with the interesting history of Madrid. Stop for a short break at a local market. Relax and enjoy the atmosphere or explore at your own pace. On the way back, ride through the amazing Las Letras neighborhood and the Paseo del Prado.

    We took the electric bikes but was pointless because is very flat around Madrid. The tour guy was amazing very professional and whole tour goes very smoothly. Highly recommended

  • Madrid: Sightseeing Tuk-Tuk Tour for up to 4 People

    5. Madrid: Sightseeing Tuk-Tuk Tour for up to 4 People

    The tour begins with pickup from your accommodation in Madrid (depending on option chosen) in a fun tuk-tuk vehicle. Get comfortable and meet your driver/guide then set out on a sightseeing adventure through the vibrant streets of Spain’s capital city. During the tour, visit a selection of Madrid’s most iconic landmarks, monuments, sights, museums, neighborhoods, and more. As you explore learn about local traditions and culture, you'll gain a better understanding of life in Madrid. You’ll also stop at a number of hidden gems that only locals know about to see a more authentic side of the city. At the conclusion of your unforgettable trip, simply sit back and relax on the return journey to your accommodation.

    we got the 8pm tour . it was great seeing Madrid at night with all the lighting.

  • Madrid: Retiro Park 1.5-Hour Segway Tour

    6. Madrid: Retiro Park 1.5-Hour Segway Tour

    Climb aboard a self-balancing Segway to explore the most beautiful park in Madrid. Start with an introduction to the electric vehicles, and once you are comfortable on the Segway, glide over to the so-called "Barrio de las Letras" ("Literary Quarter") where some of Spain’s major literary figures, such as Cervantes and Lope de Vega, used to live. Journey down Calle de las Huertas to reach the Prado Museum, a world-famous temple of art. Then, follow your guide past one of the most beautiful churches in Madrid. See the magnificent facade of the Iglesia de los Jerónimos before arriving at Retiro Park. Ride around the park for about 40 minutes and see landmarks such as the lovely pond, Crystal Palace and monument representing Lucifer's fall from Heaven. Enjoy the relaxing sensation of gliding along the park's large avenues. Depart the park and make your way back to the start point, passing ...

    It was awesome, 3 of the guys that went with me quickly got a handle of the segways ..but me, but our guide was expectacular and handled his and mine at the same time. Super cool guy who was also very knowledgeable about history, the park beautiful. Loved every minute.

  • Madrid: Buggy Tour of the City

    7. Madrid: Buggy Tour of the City

    Begin your exciting adventure at Plaza Mayor. Discover the fascinating city of Madrid in comfort as you ride in a buggy. Travel into the center of the city and experience the origin of the growth of Madrid. Tour the whole of the city, as you visit sites such as Puerta del Sol, El Retiro Park, the National Library of Spain, Plaza de Santa Ana, Basilica of San Francisco el Grande, the Royal Palace of Madrid, Plaza de la Villa, and many more. Learn about the history of the famous city, as your expert, friendly guide tells you about the fascinating monuments you will see. Take in breathtaking views of the best that Madrid has to offer.  Alternatively, choose the Cool City Tour option and go off the beaten track to see the more contemporary sights. Feel the city's pulse and dive into the street art scene, youth culture, and social trends. Pass by La Latina, Chueca and Malasaña.

    Jorge was flexible to our needs. We had some top requests. But we did the hits list and so much more!!!

  • Madrid: 3-Hour Highlights Bike Tour

    8. Madrid: 3-Hour Highlights Bike Tour

    Pick up your bike and listen to a short explanation of how to ride the bike safely. Embark on your 3-hour cycling tour which encompasses convenient cycle paths, pedestrian zones, and parks so you won't have to navigate dangerous traffic. Begin the tour by heading to the literal center of Spain at the Puerta del Sol where you will see the 0km sign. Then, cross into the Malasaña neighborhood in the direction Plaza de España. Pass by the statues from the book Don Quixote written by Cervantes. There will be various stops to take photos and take a break to have a drink. The guide frequently stops at places of interest and will tell you stories or anecdotes behind what you see. The guide will also share his personal experiences of his time living in Madrid. Next, cycle into Parque del Oeste to see the Egypt Templo Debod. Here you can enjoy great views over the west side of Madrid and you mig...

    The tour was really nice. The guide had a very good knowledge about the city, was extremely friendly and could explain things well. Bikes are very good and pretty new. All was functioning.

  • Scenic Madrid City Cycling Tour

    9. 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 Chue...

    Our guide was Alex and he was very knowledgeable about Madrid. He took us to some very interesting places and gave us lots of ideas of where to visit.

  • Madrid: “Money Heist” and Retiro Park 3-Hour Walking Tour

    10. Madrid: “Money Heist” and Retiro Park 3-Hour Walking Tour

    Meet your local guide at Cines Callao where the tour begins. From there, set off on a walking tour through the bustling streets of Madrid and admire the city’s impressive buildings and famous fountains. Listen to stories of Madrid’s history as you take in the sights, including the Monument to Alfonso XII, Plaza de Cibeles, and the Bank of Spain. Later, walk along the iconic Prado Boulevard and through Retiro Park, considered one of Europe’s most beloved treasures. Along the way, discover hidden secrets behind the hit TV series “Money Heist” and visit the places it was filmed. By the end of the tour you’ll have seen Madrid through the eyes of a local, passed by famous landmarks and buildings, and learned about the city’s remarkable history.

    Sharon was a magnificent guide. He was so knowledgeable of Spanish history, and he really blended it nicely with information about the making of Money Heist.

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What people are saying about Retiro Park

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 264 reviews

The bike tour is an excellent way to see Madrid in three hours at least the most important sites. Had a Guide by the name of Vesilly who is very knowledgeable historian of the city. I would totally recommend this tour in the beginning of your stay in Madrid. And then explore parts of interest on your own afterwards.

The tour was really nice. The guide had a very good knowledge about the city, was extremely friendly and could explain things well. Bikes are very good and pretty new. All was functioning.

We took the electric bikes but was pointless because is very flat around Madrid. The tour guy was amazing very professional and whole tour goes very smoothly. Highly recommended

we got the 8pm tour . it was great seeing Madrid at night with all the lighting.

Great overall tour of Madrid! Saw so much with great detail!