City Stays

Madrid highlights

5 days / 4 nights
Madrid highlights

Madrid has really revamped itself in the last years. Enjoy its impressive art museums (The Prado, Reina Sofia and Thyssen-Bornemisza), its royal palace, the fascinating old quarter, and its tapas bars… It’s perfect for a culture-rich long weekend or city break, with great food and a lively atmosphere at night. During the stay you will have the chance of enjoying our lifestyle and connecting with locals and even enjoy a day excursion to one of the beautiful cities surrounding the city…

Day 1: Madrid

Arrival to Madrid and transfer to your hotel.
We suggest to walk around downtown, in particular commercial area of Puerta del Sol, Preciados street, Callao Square which it is always full people (shops are open 365 days till 22 hrs), street-actors and musicians etc.Of course you will walk along Gran Via street (100th years anniversary recently) which it is always full of cinema and musical theaters.
A Tapas Tour through the historical quarter of Madrid as the best introduction to the local gastronomy and wines of Madrid and Spain.
Accomodation in Madrid

Day 2: Madrid

Your English speaking local guide will be waiting to for a walking tour in the oldest downtown MADRID, called the Madrid of the Ausburg (Dinasty from XV to XVIIIth century). We will walk in the monumental Plaza Mayor (main square), City hall, etc. We will visit inside the Royal Palace (still in use for important official celebrations).In the evening, dinner in a local restaurant to taste the local specialties.
Accomodation in Madrid

Day 3: Madrid/OPTIONS

We suggest you to enjoy a full day excursion to visit one of the beautiful villages or cities surrounding Madrid. Choose between Toledo, the city of the three cultures, Segovia with its alcazar and roman aqueduct & La Granja de San Ildenfonso Palace and its fountains, Avila walled city, the monumental complex of the Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial or Aranjuez and its Royal Palace as a symbol of the Spanish crown.
Accomodation in Madrid

Day 4: Madrid

Your English speaking local guide will be waiting for an art tour and enjoy its impressive art museums, The Prado, Reina Sofia and Thyssen-Bornemisza.
Accomodation in Madrid

Day 5: Madrid