The Best Things to Do in Madrid

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Madrid

4.3

Popular things to do in Madrid

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Art Museum
Prado National Museum
4.7
Duration: 3 hours
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Park
Parque del Retiro
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Historic Site
Royal Palace of Madrid
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Historic Site
Plaza Mayor
3.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
With numerous historic places to explore, museums to dig into, and plazas and parks to stroll through, you'll find a long list of things to do in Madrid to satisfy your trip requirements. Whether you choose to nibble on tapas at Mercado San Miguel--part culinary attraction, part cultural center--or have a picnic by the artificial lake of Retiro Park, you'll get the unique taste of the Cultural Capital of Spain. Art lovers will enjoy the lavishly decorated rooms of the historic Royal Palace of Madrid, the official residence of Spanish monarchs, and masterpieces by Spain's famous painters El Greco, Goya, and Velasquez at Museo Nacional del Prado.

Museums in Madrid

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Specialty Museum
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Art Museum
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
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Art Museum
Museo Lazaro Galdiano
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Art Museum
Museo Sorolla
4.8
Duration: 1 hour

Hidden gems in Madrid

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Wine Tour / Tasting
Wine Tours & Tastings
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
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Food Tour
Food Tours
4.9
Duration: 3 hours
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Balloon Ride
Balloon Rides
4.8
Duration: 4 hours
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Outdoor Activity
Picnic Madrid
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Madrid

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Church
Catedral Primada Toledo
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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World heritage site
Acueduct of Segovia Segovia
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Neighborhood
Casco Historico de Toledo Toledo
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min

Shopping in Madrid

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Flea Market
Mercado San Miguel
4.1
Duration: 1 hour
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Flea Market
El Rastro
3.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Shopping Mall
ABC Serrano
2.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Antique Store
Simply Rickshaw
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min

Historic Sites in Madrid

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Ruin
Templo de Debod
4.1
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Religious Site
Royal Chapel of St. Anthony of La Florida
4.5
Duration: 30 minutes
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Religious Site
Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande
4.6
Duration: 30 minutes
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Dinner Theater
Cafe Ziryab
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
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Nightlife
Madride Travel
4.7
Duration: 3 hours
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Landmark
Puerta del Sol
3.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Walking tour
Walking tours
4.7
Duration: 3 hours

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